Sridala Swami
A key moment in ‘Ha Ha Hu Hu’ takes place at Trafalgar Square, in London. Photo: iStock

An uncomfortable Telugu classic

5 min read . 27 Jul 2018
Kazim Ali, who teaches creative writing in the US, says he faces criticism from American, Indian and Muslim writers; and (above) the cover of his book. Photo: Sridala Swami<br />

Kazim Ali: The yogi poet

2 min read . 24 Nov 2014
Dawn breaks.<br />

Free Verse | Sridala Swami

1 min read . 21 Jun 2014
The passing of an old order is captured hauntingly in Su Raa’s fiction. Photo: Vivek Nair<br />

Essay | No longer at ease

1 min read . 13 Jul 2013
Wild Girls Wicked Words—Poems of Malathi Maithri, Salma, Kutti Revathi, Sukirtharani: Sangam House and Kalachuvadu Publications, 230 pages, Rs295.<br />
<br />Close to reality: A woman in Nalgonda, in rural Andhra Pradesh, the setting of Shyamala’s stories. Shreyans Bhansali<br />
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