There is no cognition that isn't shot through with language, goes a line from Bhartrihari's Vākyapadīya, one of the classic Sanskrit... ...http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/blink/read/the-mechanics-of-words/article9382397.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
A society cannot survive without symbols. It needs idols and icons who exemplify ways of life. Contemporary life has generated many idols, from... ...https://kashmirobserver.net/2016/opinions/phenomenon-called-arnab-goswami-caricature-our-worst-selves-12154
Early February this year, I was totally thrilled to be at the fabled book fair of Kolkata for the first time. According to legend, a bunch of... ...http://www.thehindubusinessline.com/blink/cover/jaipur-lit-fest-hop-a-little-skip-a-little/article9300807.ece?utm_source=RSS_Feed&utm_medium=RSS&utm_campaign=RSS_Syndication
It is a bit surprising that a new anthology written on the partition of India almost 70 years after the cataclysmic events took place should draw... ...http://www.thestatesman.com/news/supplements/the-different-facets-of-partition/173387.html
Mahasweta Devi, who passed away this autumn, was a figure whose work can be seen as existing in and through multiple layers of translation. The... ...http://www.outlookindia.com/magazine/story/pterodactyl-is-poetry-of-the-future/298039
anyone who's intrested in Jacques...