In one of Kashyap’s stories, a character gets upbraided for not writing about insurgency in his home state, Assam.getty images

The impossible war against clichés

4 min read . 30 Nov 2019
Philippe Besson

Lost and found

1 min read . 13 Oct 2019
Bamzai believes India’s work culture must change for women to embrace their careers. (Photo: Alamy)

The world on her shoulders

3 min read . 12 Oct 2019
Women at the shrine of Lal Shahbaaz Qalandar in Sehwan, Sindh, in 1990. (Photo: Alamy)
Illustration of biotechnologist Kiran Mazumdar-Shaw (Illustrations by Upasana Agarwal)

Champions’ league

1 min read . 29 Sep 2019
Salvador Dali’s painting ‘The Persistence Of Time’ (1931). (Photo: Alamy)

The rabbit hole of memory

5 min read . 27 Sep 2019
Dantzig wants people to think about their reading habits.  (Photo: Getty Images)

Reader’s handbook

1 min read . 22 Sep 2019
A neighbourhood in Delhi’s Trilokpuri area after the 1984 anti-Sikh riots. (Photo: Hindustan Times)

The silence of the past

1 min read . 08 Sep 2019
Performers at the Hornbill Festival near Kohima. The annual event was started to promote inter-tribal interaction and showcase the culture of Nagaland. (Photo: Alamy)

The call of the hornbill

4 min read . 08 Sep 2019
Humans have always used the ‘underland’, like the Chauvet cave in southern France, as sanctums for art and memory. (Photo: Getty Images)

A subterranean view of futures past

6 min read . 07 Sep 2019
The Last Bookstore is California’s largest new and second-hand books store.

California’s temple of tomes

3 min read . 06 Sep 2019
Talking queer with kids

Talking queer with kids

3 min read . 31 Aug 2019
‘Love In The Time Of Affluenza’ was inspired by a woman who left her husband and children for another man.  (Photo: Instagram (@hatecopy))