Sana Goyal
The ‘Only Human: Photographs By Martin Parr’ exhibition during the press preview at the National Portrait Gallery in London in March

State of the nation art

3 min read . 24 May 2019
Mira Jacob’s new graphic memoir

Mira Jacob’s new graphic memoir

5 min read . 12 Apr 2019
Members of The Whole Kahani at the launch of the book in London. (Kashif Haque)

Stories from a ‘patchwork world’

3 min read . 30 Mar 2019
Lounge selects six stocking filler books that make for perfect presents this holiday season.

Christmas wonders

2 min read . 24 Dec 2018
From Partition to Trump’s ‘ban’ on Muslims, Asghar addresses a range of issues.

Lines sewn through time

3 min read . 15 Dec 2018
Abubakar Adam Ibrahim. Photo: Jill Jennings

Notes from Nigeria

7 min read . 12 Mar 2018
Kamila Shamsie at the Jaipur Literature Festival in 2015. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint

Back to the future

1 min read . 09 Mar 2018
A bookish Valentine

A bookish Valentine

2 min read . 14 Feb 2018
Described as the ‘more politicized sister’ of Caitlin Moran’s How To Be A Woman, Bates’ book—written after the success of her social media project of the same name.

Make up your mind on #MeToo

2 min read . 26 Jan 2018
A few of the best books of 2017.
‘The Vegetarian’ (Portobello Books), a three-part novella manifesting a woman’s metamorphosis into a ‘plant-like’ state, Kang was hardly a household name.

Korean fiction: a bold new wave

3 min read . 17 Nov 2017
One Day We’ll All be Dead and None of This Will Matter: By Scaachi Koul

Six new feminist books you must read

2 min read . 03 Nov 2017