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The desi roman à clef

"I read Glenarvon too, by Caro Lamb/ Goddamn!" In 1816, when the Lady Caroline Lamb published her infamous roman clef, Glenarvon, Lord Byron's response summed up his dismay at discovering the......

Mahasweta Devi in Man Booker long list

For decades, the admirers of the Bengali novelist Mahasweta Devi have been saying that she should be a major contender for the Nobel Prize. But since her books are not widely translated she remains......

Jhumpa Lahiri No.1 on NYT best-seller list

With most major American newspapers and magazines hailing Jhumpa Lahiri's second story collection Unaccustomed Earth as a terrific and soul-moving reading, there were natural expectations that it......

Desai, Mishra on New York Times' Top 100 books

Six weeks after winning the Man Booker Prize for her second novel, The Inheritance of Loss, Kiran Desai is hardly out of the news. She appeared with her mother, the novelist Anita Desai, last week......

Ismail Kadare wins the Man Booker

\nNoted Albanian poet and novelist Ismail Kadare has won the first-ever Man Booker International Prize, thus gaining recognition as one of the world's finest writers. \nThe 69-year-old Kadare was......
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The grandmaster of book design

ast year, Haruki Murakami surprised his worldwide legion of fans with not one, but two new releases: after the somewhat bland Colourless Tsukuru... ...

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Jazz and classical musician Gunther Schuller dies at 89

Gunther Schuller, a horn player, educator and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer who was the leading proponent of the Third Stream movement fusing... ...

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Finders keepers

In the chilling opening of Stephen King's Finders Keepers, a sequel to his 2014 bestseller Mr. Mercedes, three words jolt elderly literary lion... ...

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Life in a nutshell

William Styron’s literary reputation was in limbo, if not apocalyptic decline, well before his death in 2006. His big novels — Lie Down... ...

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Messi and the art of forgetting

It may sound at once counter-intuitive and ludicrously impossible, but the key to getting a clear and accurate measure of Lionel Messi's greatness... ...

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