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Regional Literature Needs Quality Translators: Assam Poet Rita Chowdhury

Rita Chowdhury, former director of the National Book Trust (NBT) and eminent Assamese poet and novelist, points out that regional literature in India needs quality translators to shine on a wider platform. Chowdhury received the Sahitya Akademi award for his…

“India loves the caste system, even literature has one”

Exclusive interview with famed author Chetan Bhagat by Sujata Rajpal No other English author has been the object of so much ridicule as Chetan Bhagat. Readers of his books are often mocked for their poor English and poor intellect. At…

Score literature: the hope of another tomorrow

Partition literature helps us make sense of one of the most traumatic events in the country’s history so that we don’t repeat a similar catastrophe here and now. 1947, the year that was stained with blood everywhere and whose every…

‘Unburnable’ Copy of Handmaid’s Tale Sold at Auction for $130,000

A specially commissioned, unengravable edition of Margaret Atwoodit is The Handmaid’s Tale was sold at auction for $130,000, Sotheby’s announced on Tuesday. 🚨 Limited time offer | Express Premium with ad-lite for only Rs 2/day 👉🏽 Click here to subscribe…

The comics feature the last women appointed to the United States Supreme Court

United States Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett is the latest to join the TidalWave Comics pantheon. female strength series, followed by the last appointed to the bench, Ketanji Brown Jackson. 🚨 Limited time offer | Express Premium with ad-lite…

how literature from the indian ocean can reconfigure the world

Novels make worlds. They create an intuitive sense and mental picture of a place. And the senses of space produced by fiction shape how readers view the world itself, just as maps do. For early postcolonial literature, the world of…

Young World-Class English Literature Producers in India: Dr. Prasana Kumar

Dr. Prasana Kumar Dr. Prasana Kumar MA, Ph.D. and D.Lit in English is a world class poet. He also teaches English at Odhisa, in an exclusive interview with the Only Kashmir.in, Dr. Prasana talks to Rameez Makhdoomi. Tell us a…

Vermonter wins international award for translating contemporary Hindi literature

Geetanjali Shree, left, wrote ‘Tomb of Sand’ and Daisy Rockwell, right, translated it from Hindi. They shared £50,000 as winners of the 2022 International Booker Prize. Courtesy photo. How difficult was it for Bennington’s Daisy Rockwell to translate “Tomb of…

4 Nigerians make long list of James Currey Prize for African Literature 2022

Four Nigerians are on the long list of 10 authors for the 2022 James Currey Prize for African Literature. Rose Okeke—’Corn Child’; Sumaila Isah Umaisha—’House of Glass’; Esomnofu Ebelenna Tobenna—’Madness’ and Chima Ugokwe—’Drumbeat of the Gods’, all made the long…

Traveling Encyclopedia of History and Literature – Latest Jammu and Kashmir News | Tourism

Ashok SharmaDesh Bandhu Dogra ‘Nutan’, a household name in J&K academic and literary circles and outside, is a multi-talented personality having been a novelist, playwright, linguist, historian, short story writer, columnist, teacher and philosopher all in one. He has a…

Kolkata to Host Literature Festival Based Only on ‘Mishti’

Pointing to a long table artistically laid out with a mind-blowing variety of ‘mishti’ (Bengali for sweet), exclaimed Lahana Ghosh, whose family owns the popular brand of mishti Jugal’s, “Can you imagine the variety that can be made in just…

Indian kid lit easily tackles difficult questions of gender, disability, illness and death

It has become a safe space where young readers can learn to face their fears and be themselves. It has become a safe space where young readers can learn to face their fears and be themselves. I recently read a…

Internet Literature Market to Witness Revolutionary Growth

Internet Literature The latest published study on Global Internet Literature Market by AMA Research assesses the market size, trend and forecast to 2027. The Internet Literature Market study covers significant research data and proves that it is a handy reference…

The long list of the James Currey Prize for Literature 2022 revealed

Professor James Currey and Onyeka Nwelue at the Center for African Studies, University of Oxford. By Nehru Odeh The long list for the 2022 James Currey Prize for African Literature has been announced. The list contains ten writers. 1. Rose…

The Big Idea: Could the greatest works of literature be overlooked? | Books

Ohen the great library of Alexandria caught fire, the books are said to have taken six months to burn. We cannot know if this is true. The exact purpose of the library and its very existence have been the subject…

Explained: Score Literature and the Steady Rise of Women’s Voices in It

Tomb of Sand recently made history by becoming the first Hindi novel to win the 2022 International Booker Prize. Written by Geetanjali Shree, it was translated into English by Daisy Rockwell, with the two sharing the award. Originally published in…

Geetanjali Shree and Daisy Rockwell win at International Booker highlights Indian literature in translation

Writer Geetanjali Shree and translator Daisy Rockwell met in person for the first time days before the announcement of the International Booker Prize in London. All this time they have been working on the English translation of Shree’s Hindi novel…

Celebrating the Tamil language and its literature

Compiled by C. ARUNO, RAHIMY RAHIM and R. ARAVINTHAN UNIVERSITI Kebangsaan Malaysia’s Indian Student Representatives Club released a book commemorating its 24th Ilakkiya Payanam (Literary Journey) Festival, Makkal Osai reported. Club president Devakumar Arangkannan said this year’s event was themed…

Morgan Talty on Indigenous Literature, Penobscot Culture, and the Villain of Colonialism ‹ Literary Hub

It is Thresholds, a series of conversations with writers about experiences that completely upended them, confused them in their lives, changed them, and changed how and why they wanted to write. Moderated by Jordan Kisner, author of the collection of…

Why is the Indian book market struggling?

Indian book publishers are facing new challenges after the Covid pandemic due to the high cost of raw materials and soaring inflation. Inflation, driven by high food and fuel prices, hit an 18-month high of 7.5% in April in India,…

Kahi Unkahi celebrated life and literature with Jashn-E-Dastaan, Grand Mushaira in Delhi

Artists Fehmi Badyuni is known for a famous ghazals’Puch lete wo low mizaj mera; Zara mohtat hona Chahiye Tha, Tere Jaisa Koi Mila he Nahin, Namak, Khat lifafe mein ghair ka nikla‘ to only cite a few. Artist Iqbal Ashhar…

Literature’s Most Unforgettable Fathers

There are a lot of things we can take from literary works, a lot that we can learn from. Literary stories and narratives hold the key to several challenges and have answers to enigmatic questions. What’s more fascinating is that…

Jaipur Literature Festival: 6 writers share their travel stories

William Dalrymple is co-founder and co-director of the Jaipur Literature Festival, the largest annual writers’ festival in the world. He is a Scottish historian and writer who divides his time between India, London and Scotland. How has the trip changed…

Jaipur Literature Festival: 6 writers share their travel stories

Francesca is a direct descendant of the Cartier family, her great-great-great-grandfather having founded the brand more than 150 years ago. Since graduating with a degree in English Literature from Oxford, she has spent many years traveling the world in search…

GIAN Digital Literature Course – Education in India | Latest Education News | World Education News

Aligarh: Dr. Astrid Ensslin (University of Bergen, Norway) looked at digital culture and digital humanities, illustrating how literary expression in digital media transcends and subverts traditional notions of literature. She was speaking as a foreign professor of the one-week Global…

Legendary author Ruskin Bond turns 88

Birthday is a ‘day of the year when we sometimes realize how lucky we are to be alive,’ says legendary author Ruskin Link who turned 88 on Thursday. On this occasion, HarperCollins India has released a book by the author…

Wesley Morgan Wins Colby Award for ‘The Hardest Place’

Author and journalist Wesley Morgan is this year’s recipient of the William E. Colby Award for Military and Intelligence Writing. He was cited for his book The Hardest Place: The Drifting US Army in Afghanistan’s Pech Valley. The Colby Prize,…

2022 Online Literature Market Growth Development Trends, Global Economy Covid-19 Impact Analysis and Forecast 2028 | Amazon, Apple, Smashwords, McGraw Hill, Sony, Random House, Blackwell Science

Global Online Literature Market Report provides a detailed overview of the Online Literature industry along with the analysis of cost structure, supply chain, development management techniques, retailer analysis, financial support, business strategies and marketing channels. Global Online Literature Market Research…

The Penguin Book of Indian Poets – a feast of literature

It is a universally accepted truth in India that while novelists can win accolades, great advances and glittering trophies, poets are the monarchs of literature. Schoolchildren in Kolkata can recite odes of Rabindranath Tagore or Jibanananda Das by heart, citizens…

When Irrfan got mad at Anup Singh

In a scene from Qissa: The Story of a Lonely Ghost (2013), Tisca Chopra comes charging into a room to get Umber d’Irrfan away from their daughters, her yellow-brown dupatta flies in front of her, and due to the strength…

Popularizing Konkani Literature Among Children, Goa CM Pramod Sawant Tells Writers | Goa News

PANAJI: CM Pramod Sawant said on Saturday that there is a need to popularize Konkani literature among children, and called on Konkani writers to take up the challenge of producing material that will attract the new generation to Konkani. “It…

How the West discovered the Buddha through literature

Buddhism is the third largest (and fastest growing) religion in Australia with around half a million members. The celebration of Buddha’s birthday here (on or about May 15) has become a major cultural event and the Buddhist doctrine of “mindfulness”…

How Books and Literature Can Support the Rehabilitation of Indian Prisoners

We have a task for all of you. In late October, the first year of the pandemic, activist Devangana Kalita wrote to people outside. “Please ask women’s organizations and feminist publishers to donate literature, books and pamphlets to Tihar Prison…

Screenwriting Software Market Size and Forecast

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Rethinking Literature through Art – The New Indian Express

Express press service Chapter XXIV of La Vita Nuova by Italian poet and philosopher Dante Alighieri (translates as A New Life in English) opens with the following lines: “I felt myself waking up inside my heart; A sleeping loving spirit;…

Ten Close Families in Literature ‹ CrimeReads

Ever since I was a kid, I’ve been fascinated by the identity people derive from their family, good or bad, by being part of a “gang.” The idea that for some people being part of a large family protects them…

om birla: website to encourage vernacular literature launched by LS Speaker Om Birla

Lok Sabha Speaker Om Birla launched the Kalam website, a literary initiative of the Prabha Khaitan Foundation (PKF) to support and encourage vernacular literature on May 7. The PKF is a Kolkata-based non-profit trust dedicated to socio-cultural welfare and humanitarian…

LS president Om Birla launches Kalam website to encourage vernacular literature – ThePrint

New Delhi [India]May 07 (ANI): Lok Sabha Chairman Om Birla on Saturday officially launched the Kalam website, a literary initiative of the Prabha Khaitan Foundation to support and encourage vernacular literature. Kalam’s aim is to popularize Hindi literature and provide…

tagore: Tagore is India’s greatest gift to world literature and art: Intach convenor | Amaravati News

GUNTUR: Paying floral tributes to Nobel Laureate Ravindranth Tagore, India’s National Trust for Art, Culture and Heritage (INTACH) District Officer SVS Lakshminarayana said Tagore was the greatest gift from the Mother India to world literature and art. He said Tagore…

Alliance to Host First College Literature Festival – The New Indian Express

By Express press service BENGALURU: Alliance University will host its first-ever university-run Indian Literary Festival on May 20-21. The festival, as designed by the university’s liberal arts school, will feature a host of personalities including MP and former Union minister…

Jamaat-e-Islami-related literature seized during Jammu police raids on Geelani sympathizers

On May 5, Jammu and Kashmir police carried out early morning raids on the premises of two supporters of deceased Hurriyat leader Syed Ali Shah Geelani in a case filed in 2007. The case concerned FIR Mo. 01/ 2007 registered…

7 books that deliver an unexpected mystery

Having been raised by my grandparents and great aunt, my early years were mostly filled with oral storytelling. Many tales my family shared bordered on the fantastical and incorporated magical elements or relied on the unexpected. In one story, crickets…

The Bradford Literature Festival announces its 2022 program

The BRADFORD Literature Festival has announced the full program for its 2022 edition, with over 500 events over 10 action-packed days. The eighth annual festival will be held from June 24 to July 3 and will feature speakers from the…

Literature available to inmates in prisons should be monitored, says MHA | Latest India News

The trigger for the MHA’s latest advisory on literature accessible to prisoners is not known, but people familiar with the development said the move was to ensure anti-national material does not reach inside prisons. jails. New Delhi: The Ministry of…

Literature at the India Pavilion in Paris Book Festival 2022

The Indian presence at the Paris Book Festival resulted in a wide and diversified offer of literary and cultural activities organized at the Indian Pavilion. India was the guest of honor on the show. The India Pavilion, designed by…

ISC Class 12 English Literature Semester 2 exam tomorrow; syllabus, question template

CISCE ISC Class 12 English Literature has reduced syllabus and question template here. The board will conduct the review tomorrow. ISC Class 12 English Literature exam tomorrow NEW DELHI: The Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) Council will conduct the Indian…

Dalit literature helped me find my voice, says Pa. Ranjith

A two-day Dalit Literary Gathering, organized as part of the Dalit History Month celebration, started Friday at World Tamil Sangam. The literary encounter was conceptualized by Neelam Cultural Centre, an organization led by director and producer Pa. Ranjith and attended…

BNL: Caribbean and Bermuda Literature

Beginning Wednesday, May 4, the National Library of Bermuda will present Module 2 of Caribbean and Bermuda Literature, a 3-module course taught by Dr. Angela Barry. A spokesperson said: “In the first module, students saw how slavery and colonialism fundamentally…

Louise Erdrich among the six finalists for the Women’s Literary Prize

The 23rd novel by acclaimed American author Louise Erdrich and a debut novel for adults by Trinidadian comedian Lisa Allen-Agostini were named finalists on Wednesday for the 30,000 pound ($38,000) women’s fiction prize. Erdrich’s ‘The Sentence’ – set in a…

University: Encourage Students to Immerse in Folk Literature: Guv at University | Lucknow News

Lucknow: Governor Anandiben Patel on Wednesday advised Khwaja Moinuddin Chisti University of Languages ​​(KMCLU) to incorporate folk literature, lullabies and ‘mangal’ songs into academic best practices at university level.She also asked the university to embrace new societal changes in its…

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New Jersey, USA, – Mr Accuracy Reports published new research on Global literature software covering the micro level of analysis by competitors and key business segments (2022-2029). Global Literature software explores in-depth study on various segments such as opportunities, size,…

Screenwriting Software Market Size, Outlook and Forecast

New Jersey, United States – the Screenwriting Software Market The research report offers complete coverage of the Screenwriting Software Market over the forecast period 2022-2029. It provides historical, current and future market trends to help develop a robust market strategy….

Class 10th moderated English Literature paper, see exam review here

ICSE English Literature Semester 2 Paper | ICSE 2022 10th Semester 2 Exams Photo: iStock CISP The Semester 2 2022 English Literature Paper for Class 10 Students was successfully conducted by the Council for Indian School Certificate Examinations, today 26th…

John Paul’s entry has made Malayalam cinema more literature-based – The New Indian Express

Express press service John Paul gave Malayalam cinema a glorious era through screenplays renowned for their artistic merit. He entered an industry where action or soft-porn films, especially those made in Chennai studios, were the order of the day. He…

No one really knew Anthony Bourdain. And it’s good

Biographies, it is well known, are not entirely reliable as far as truth is concerned. This has been so since the time the art of biography began to be recognized as a distinct branch of literature: James Boswell was accused…

Book box | World Book Day: Russian, Ukrainian, Polish and Indian Literature

Hi readers, Back in Mumbai, my first outing is to a renovated bookstore. The flagship Crossword store on Peddar Road is a beautiful space, full of light, with high ceilings, plenty of seating space and a cafe where you can…

Marathi: At Marathi Literary Gathering, Pawar Warns of the Evils of ‘Propaganda Literature’ | Aurangabad News

Aurangabad: NCP leader Sharad Pawar on Friday warned against “the evils of ‘propaganda literature’”, calling such content a ‘wake-up call for democracy’. “Content supporting a specific ideology can be identified as propaganda literature. Our country is currently witnessing a spread…

New Indian children’s literature goes back to its roots

Its rich variety helps Indian children growing up abroad to identify more with their culture For a long time, for beginning readers of Indian origin, reading English literature meant looking at things from an American or British cultural perspective. Most…

Electronic Literature (Digital Literature) Market Size and Forecast

New Jersey, United States – Electronic Literature (Digital Literature) Market Research Report provides you with detailed and accurate analysis to strengthen your position in the market. It provides the latest updates and powerful insights on the e-Literature (Digital Literature) industry…

Book Review: Translation Initiative Brings Tamil Literature to the World

Sfrom 2017, the Tamil Nadu Textbook and Educational Services Corporation (TNTB&ESC) has established itself as a catalyst in the Indian publishing landscape with the express aim of “promoting Tamil Nadu literature and culture”. Its co-publishing initiative, “Taking Tamil to the…

Prafulla Kar’s experiences with ‘Onglish’ music and literature, Odissi; Check his popular songs

Bhubaneswar: Long before Bollywood came out ‘Angrezi Mein Kehte Hain I love you’Legendary musician, lyricist and singer Prafulla Kar had already started the ‘Onglish’ trend in Ollywood, mixing English and Odia words into songs that became chartbusters. In ‘Mu Ta…

Bloomsbury India to publish novelist Anjum Hasan’s next book

Thursday, the publishing house Bloomsbury India announced the acquisition of “History’s Angel” by the famous novelist Anjum Hasan. The novel is expected to hit newsstands next year, the publisher said in a statement. “I am delighted that everyone in Bloomsbury…

Literature that depicts everyday public life – Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism

Mohd. Tasleem Muntazir Book Title: Naya WaraqPublisher: Shadab RashidPublished from: 36/38, Umerkhadi Cross Lane, Bombay. 400,009.Pages: 240Price: 100 rupees ‘Naya Waraq’ (The New Leaf), a quarterly Urdu literary magazine published in Mumbai, has continued its tradition of providing valuable literature…

French economist Piketty writes a brief history of equality

The French economist Thomas Piketty offers a comparative history of inequalities between social classes in human societies in his new book as he looks at the great movements that have shaped the modern world for better and for worse: the…

Jaipur Literature Festival set to be held in May in Maldives; check the details

This year, the stage of the second edition of Jaipur Literature Festival will take place amidst the idyllic white sand beaches of Soneva Fushi in the favorite holiday destination of celebrities and influencers from Maldives in what is a one-of-a-kind…

Jaipur Literature Festival set to come to Maldives with JLF Soneva Fushi

Speakers include award-winning British-Turkish novelist Elif Shafak; Oscar-nominated director Mira Nair; bestselling author and politician Shashi Tharoor; André Aciman, New York Times bestselling author of Call Me By Your Name and Find Me; Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie and Mahmood Mamdani, named…

“Literature reflects society”, says the author on the release of the book: The Tribune India

Tribune press service Jalandhar, April 12 A book ‘Suttey Shehar Da Safar’ authored by Professor Jaswant Singh Gandam was released today by GNA University President-Pro-Chancellor Gurdeep Singh Sihra in a brief ceremony held on campus university. GNA University,…

Jnanpith Prize awarded to Assamese poet Nilamani Phookan

Prominent Assamese Poet Nilamani Phookan was awarded the 56th Jnanpith Prize on Monday, the ceremony of which was held for the first time in Assam. Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma and Jnanpith Selection Committee Chairperson Pratibha Ray presented the…

Kerala State Institute of Children’s Literature builds home library – The New Indian Express

Express press service THIRUVANANTHAPURAM: Every house should have a library. Taking this thinking forward, the Kerala Institute of Children’s Literature is launching ‘Veettil Oru Library’, a project which envisions the establishment of children’s home libraries. To promote the concept, the…

Snobar Promotes Punjabi Literature – Jammu Kashmir Latest News | Tourism

Professor Assad KhanLanguage and literature, like other factors of culture and heritage, establish the identity of a society. The richness of languages, literature, culture and heritage keeps community pride high.It is said that the identity of communities can be erased…

“Literature has helped me develop my imagination and writing skills”

SL PURAM JAYASURYA | The director, who is known for films like Speed ​​Track, Angel John and Youtube trending Jack & Daniel, which garnered over 47 million views in six months, speaks with SUPRIYA RAMESH on his journey as a…

QiDian, Zongheng, Tencent, BaiDu, Alibaba – Bloomingprairieonline

The research report demonstrates vital and necessary market insights into the Global Internet Literature Market from 2022 to 2028. The latest research from MRInsights.biz includes information on the current industry environment in various fields and actual data and market projections….

Literature Software Market Production and Demand by 2031 – Bloomingprairieonline

According to a recent Factor survey, the literature software is poised to seize significant market opportunities in a variety of end-use industries. This research on the Global Literature Software Market provides a comprehensive analysis of the various key factors influencing…

Janakpurdham Literature Festival to start on April 6

The Maithili Development Trust (MDT) is set to organize the Janakpurdham Literature Festival 2022 from April 6-8 in Janakpur. The three-day festival will feature artists from Nepal and India who have made significant contributions in the field of literature, art…

7 Books That Show Another Side of Appalachia

When I tell people where I come from, the reaction is often incredulous: “Are there Indians in Appalachia? Indeed there are, just as there are Blacks in Appalachia, and Native Americans in Appalachia, and Mexicans, Filipinos and Chinese in Appalachia….

The biography of filmmaker Raj Khosla will be released in 2022

The director’s first authorized biography Raj Khoslaknown for making classics like ‘CID’, ‘Dostana’, ‘Do Raaste’ and erstwhile star Sadhana’s blockbuster ‘Mere Saaya’, will hit newsstands this year, publishing house Hachette announced on Monday. . The yet-to-be-titled biography, written by author…

On the second day of Lit Fest, engaging discussions on culture and literature | Dehradun News

Dehradun: The second day of the Dehradun Literature Festival (DLF) on Saturday saw sessions from renowned panelists like Imtiaz Ali, Prahlad Kakkar, Piyush Panday and Jonathan Gill Harris. The highlight of the day was a session with filmmaker Imtiaz Ali…

Why Cameroonian writer Djaiili Amadou Amal is “impatient”

“At the end of patience, it’s paradise. This is why death is here,” says Cameroonian novelist and feminist activist Djaiili Amadou Amal Her own indulgence, or “Munyal” in her mother tongue Fulfulde, nearly drove her to suicide. The word “patience”…

What Classical Literature Knows About Refugees Fleeing War

The United Nations has warned that the war in Ukraine could create “the biggest refugee crisis of this century.” Two and a half million people have already fled. Meanwhile the rest of the world sits watch the war on the…

48 Writers to Attend Tirupathur Literature Festival April 2-9 – The New Indian Express

By Express press service TIRUPATHUR: A one-of-a-kind literature festival and book fair held in Tirupathur from April 2-9. No less than 48 writers will participate in panel discussions and 60 book stalls will be set up with over 1 lakh…

Nobel laureate Abdulrazak Gurnah on exile and literature

Born in 1948 in Zanzibar, Tanzania, Abdulrazak GurnahThe diverted life course of is reflected in his novels, in stories full of nostalgia, poetry and desire for change that oscillate between countries, continents and identities. His semi-autobiographical novels chronicle Tanzania’s struggle…

The book exhibition center turns out to be Treasure Island

Bhopal (Madhya Pradesh): The trees at Bharat Bhawan’s premises in Bhopal are still covered in spring flowers. The scorching sun, however, heralded the arrival of summer. In this context, the three-day Bhopal Literature and Arts Festival concluded on Sunday. As…

Dharamsala literature festival ends : The Tribune India

Tribune press service Dharamsala, March 26 The two-day Dharamsala Literature Festival ended here today. Many local authors had the opportunity to present their views on the second day. Dolly Guleria, a famous Punjabi folk singer, mesmerized the audience…

Without an ideological background, literature cannot grow: Kapase

“Without any reflection and contemplation, a literary work cannot be produced. Literature requires a group and an organization. And without any ideological background, literature cannot develop,” writer Gurulinga Kapase said on Saturday. Inaugurating the 14th ‘Zilla Kannada Sahitya Sammelana’ in…

India’s favorite children’s literature festival – Kukdukoo is back!

India’s Favorite Children’s Literature Festival – Kukdukoo Bed Fest is back in town with its third edition. Starting Saturday, March 26, 2022, the two-day literary expedition and a unique interactive event for children is all designed to intrigue children and…

Jeet Thayil edits an anthology of Indian poetry in English

Poet-novelist Jeet Thayil edited an extensive selection of works by 94 Indian poets, including several lost, uncollected, or out-of-print poems. “The Penguin Book of Indian Poets” will be released April 18 under Penguin Random House’s Hamish Hamilton imprint. The anthology…

What the Classic Literature Says About the Challenges of Refugees Fleeing Persecution

The United Nations has warned that the war in Ukraine could create “the biggest refugee crisis of this century”. Two and a half million people have already fled. Meanwhile the rest of the world sits watch the war on the…

Jashn-e-Adab: the 11th edition of the literature festival will start on March 25

Lyricist Sameer Anjaan, actor Pankaj TripathiPunjabi singer Jasbir Jassi and urdu poet Farhat Ehsaas is among the headliners for the 11th edition of Jashn-e-Adab Sahityotsava, starting here from March 25. The three-day festival, to be held at the India International…

The 11th edition of the Jashn-e-Adab literature festival will start on March 25

Lyricist Sameer Anjaan, actor Pankaj Tripathi, Punjabi singer Jasbir Jassi and Urdu poet Farhat Ehsaas are among the headliners of the 11th edition of Jashn-e-Adab Sahityotsava, starting March 25. The three-day festival, to be held at the India International Center…

Can literature rise up against Russia’s war in Ukraine?

While Ralf Nestmeyer, vice-president of the German PEN Center, was on his way to the Leipzig Book Fair, he saw many Ukrainian refugees fleeing the invading Russian army: at Nuremberg train station, during a change of train in Halle and…

The Internet Literature Market Is Poised For Revolutionary Growth

Latest published research study by HTF MI “Internet Literature Market” with 100+ pages of analysis on business strategy taken up by key and emerging industry players and provides know-how on current market development, the landscape, technologies, drivers, opportunities, market view…

Honoring culture and literature is the hallmark of a healthy society – TV Mohandas Pai

Honoring culture and literature is the hallmark of a healthy society – TV Mohandas Pai Mangaluru: A community will progress if works on language, culture and literature, and the people associated with it, are honoured, said Shri TV Mohandas Pai,…

Annie Flanders, founder of Details magazine, dies at 82

Annie Flanders, the fiery red-haired founding editor of Details magazine, the proudly independent chronicle of downtown Manhattan in the 1980s, died March 10 in an assisted living facility in Los Angeles. She was 82 years old. The cause was complications…

Woman Selling Hindi Literature Books For 25 Years

It was 12:30 p.m., a bit late, for Sanjana Tiwari to set up her little Hindi book shop on the side of the road. “I leave home around 9:30 a.m. to buy books. So usually I get here around 11…

The Jaipur Literature Festival will debut at Soneva Fushi in the Maldives in May; Check details here

For the first time ever, the Jaipur Literature Festival will make its global debut at Soneva Fushi in the Maldives in May. Featuring a spectacular line-up of world-renowned authors, thinkers and cultural leaders, this show kicks off May 13 and…

Huddersfield Literature Festival will see a Halifax-based Annapurna Indian dance performance

Annapurna Indian Dance will present Indian Tales of Love and Wisdom Submitted by Simran Sokhal This year the Huddersfield Literature Festival will take place on Thursday 31st March. It will take place at the Lawrence Batley Theater in Huddersfield, and…

A majestic heritage evening awaits you at the Jaipur Literature Festival 2022! – Education in India | Latest Education News | World Education News

Scheduled for March 5-14, 2022, the Jaipur Literature Festival is set to bring a spectacular evening of heritage to the field on March 13 at Ganesh Pol, Amer Fort. Famous as ‘Kumbh of Literature’, the iconic literary festival takes place…

Dr Shashi Tharoor to headline Jaipur Literature Festival

Partner Content oi-Oneindia Staff | Updated: Saturday, March 12, 2022, 5:42 PM [IST] Thiruvananthapuram MP Dr. Shashi Tharoor will have a conversation with Mohit Satyanand on Political Organization and Intelligence to discuss this unprecedented era of the Panopticon on the…

Zadie Smith to receive PEN America Literary Service Award

Author Zadie Smith is the recipient of this year’s PEN/Audible Literary Service Award, an honor previously awarded to Toni Morrison, Stephen Sondheim and Margaret Atwood, among others. the PEN Literary Prize is presented to “an important writer whose work has…

We must embrace change in our literature, Arjun Ram Meghwal tells Sahityotsav

Sahityotsav, Sahitya Akademi Festival of Letters, India’s most inclusive literature festival kicked off today in New Delhi. The Festival of Letters 2022 is celebrated to commemorate the 75th anniversary of India’s independence. The Festival kicked off today, with the…

Naseeruddin Shah surprises audiences with virtual appearance at Karachi Literature Festival

Veteran Indian actor Naseeruddin Shah gave attendees of the 13th Karachi Literature Festival a delightful surprise when he joined them for an online interaction. As there was no mention of the Mumbai-based actor’s participation in the three-day literature festival, which…

Usha Uthup and Mozhdah Jamalzadah to headline 15th Jaipur Literature Festival

Partner content oi-Oneindia Staff | Updated: Tuesday, March 8, 2022, 5:56 PM [IST] Undisputed Indian pop icon Usha Uthup, Afghan-Canadian singer, media personality and women’s rights activist Mozhdah Jamalzadah and a few other notable personalities will have insightful conversations on…

Monograph pays homage to ‘rocket boy’ Homi Bhabha

A monograph traces the life and times of the father of India’s nuclear power project Homi Jehangir Bhabha, his rich scientific heritage and his vision in addition to talking about his passionate interest in art and architecture and his love…

Internet: no substitute for good literature

In a world overloaded with information, Arianna Huffington* says we’re losing the art of deep reading – and that’s very disturbing. Have you read any good books lately ? Read books at all? If you’re like a growing number of…

The Great Crossroads of Paul Zacharia’s Literature with Tamil Readers – The New Indian Express

Express press service After decades of writing, across multiple mediums, acclaimed Malayalam writer Paul Zacharia is no stranger to awards and accolades. Amidst all this, it is the Kalaignar MU Karunanidhi Porkizhi award which he considers one of the most…

Four Nobel laureates headline Jaipur Literature Festival 2022

With no less than four Nobel Laureates among the speakers, the Jaipur Literature Festival 2022 will live up to its reputation as the largest literature festival in the world. The 2019 Nobel Laureate in Economics, Abhijit Banerjee, will be the…

Jaipur Literature Festival starts tomorrow in hybrid mode

Kolkata: Jaipur Literature Festival 2022 is set to start from tomorrow. While the March 5-9 itinerary includes events that will take place in a hybrid format, the March 10-14 events will take place on the ground at Clarks Amer in…

Why You Can’t Miss Jaipur Literature Festival 2022

New Delhi – The 2022 Jaipur Literature Festival is set to return to its traditional home of Jaipur for a five-day fieldwork literary extravaganza. The Festival, dubbed “the greatest literary spectacle in the world”, will return in a hybrid form…

The greatest literary spectacle in the world is back! All About Jaipur Literature Festival 2022

The biggest literary festival is back. Jaipur Literature Festival 2022 will be held in Jaipur for a five-day literary festival in the field. It is known as the greatest literary spectacle on earth. The event will be held in hybrid…

Made-in-Japan manga goes global with Webtoon, Deadpool

Deadpool, meet All Might. Perhaps nothing shows how much the world of manga, the comic books and cartoons originating in Japan, has gone global better than the coming together of superheroes, Americans and Japanese. In “Deadpool: Samurai,” Marvel’s Deadpool is…

The New Age of Children’s Literature in India

The quality of books published in India is beginning to rival those produced internationally; not only in form, but also in content. And, while educational, such books stimulate and fire the imagination, writes Chitwan Mittal More children in India are…

Science literature marks Nagaland Science and Technology Festival | MorungExpress

Presentation of the model at the ongoing Science and Technology Festival in Kohima on February 26. Our correspondentKohima | February 26 The fifth day of the Vigyan Sarvatra Pujyate- (Science and Technology Festival) here at the Science and Technology Complex…

Impressive second installment of speakers in spectacular Jaipur Hybrid Literature Festival

Partner content oi-Oneindia Staff | Updated: Saturday, February 26, 2022, 9:53 AM [IST] The 15th edition of the Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) is set to go hybrid in 2022. The literary extravaganza will be streamed online from March 5-14 and…

Beyond Arranged Marriages and Big Marriages: Romance in Indian Literature

This content contains affiliate links. When you purchase through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. The portrayal of Indian love relationships in books and films rarely escapes the haunting shadow of the great Indian arranged marriage. The arranged…

“Translating Indian Heritage Literature into Urdu”

Maulana Azad National Urdu University (MANUU) Chancellor Mumtaz Ali has asked the university to translate literature related to Indian heritage into Urdu. During his first visit to the university on Monday, he also stressed the need to encourage female students….

Why You Can’t Miss Jaipur Literature Festival 2022 – India Education | Latest Education News | World Education News

Jaipur: The Jaipur Literature Festival 2022 is set to bring its five-day literary extravaganza to the field at its usual home in Jaipur. Known as ‘the greatest literary spectacle on earth’, the Festival is back with its hybrid avatar from…

Dr. Urvashi Tandon is becoming a formidable name in children’s literature

Dr. Urvashi Tandon is slowly emerging as a formidable name in children’s literature. After beginning her writing journey by writing short articles based on professional research papers, she continued to write for travelogues and spiritual magazines. Her first major literary…

Literature Review Software Market by Key Players – , Synthesis Research Inc, VERBI GmbH, QSR International Pty Ltd, Digital Scholarship (Zotero), Evernote, Leanote, EssayPro, …

Global Literature Review Software Market research is an intelligence report with meticulous efforts undertaken to study the correct and valuable information. The data that has been reviewed takes into account both existing top players and upcoming competitors. The business strategies…

SheThePeople Announces Women Writer’s Prize Shortlist

Books by Naheed Phiroze Patel, Ambai, Sarah Joseph, Selma Carvalho, Tarana Husain Khan and Krupa Ge are on the shortlist of SheThePeople‘s inaugural Women Writer’s Prize. Novels and short story collections written by Indian female authors residing in India are…

Bringing Nepalese Literature to the World

There is a growing emphasis on translation around the world these days, adds Baral, and many publishers now publish more translated works than before. Witness the widespread popularity of authors like Haruki Murakami, Elena Ferrante, Olga Tokarczuk, Han Kang and…