The Moving Shadow: Electrifying Bengali Pulp Fiction Selected & Translated by Arunava Sinha, Aleph Book Company,  248 pages; ₹499.

Tall tales from Bengal

2 min read . 14 Dec 2018
The cover of Donald F. Glut’s ‘The New Adventures Of Frankenstein’.

The postmodern Prometheus

5 min read . 20 Jan 2018
Shyam and Saasha Ramsay at the Great India Entertainment office in Andheri, Mumbai. Photo: Aniruddha Chowhdury/Mint
A panel discussion at the Mint and MIT Technology Review’s EmTech India Innovators Under 35 event last week.  Photo: Ramesh Pathania/Mint

Innovation is alive and well in India

3 min read . 13 Mar 2017
Writer-director Sriram Raghavan at his office in Mumbai. Photo: Abhijit Bhatlekar/Mint<br />

Sriram Raghavan: A passion for pulp

8 min read . 20 May 2016
Jain Irrigation is a supplier of fruit pulps and dehydrated vegetables to multinationals such as Nestle SA, Coca-Cola Inc., and Unilever.<br />
These books are all worth taking a look at while one waits for Mukul Deva’s new thriller, ‘Assassins’.<br />

Season of terror

3 min read . 09 May 2015
Indian audiences, of books, literary commentaries or films, are no strangers to the throbbing impulses of Hindi pulp fiction even though the genre is called the stepchild of Indian regional literature. Photo: Indranil Bhoumik/Mint<br />

Minority report | Pulp friction

3 min read . 21 Aug 2014
Scarlett Johansson is the eponymous heroine in ‘Lucy’, seeking revenge against a gang of brutal men.<br />

Film Review | Lucy

2 min read . 01 Aug 2014
Henning Mankell. Photo: Stuart Franklin/Getty Images<br />

The Henning Mankell wish

3 min read . 12 Apr 2014
Comedienne Lucille Ball was one of the voices on the ‘Suspense’ show. Photo: Hulton Archive/Getty Images<br />

Radio Ga Ga

3 min read . 22 Mar 2014
Lawrence Block gave up trying to be a poet to become a best-selling author of crime <br />

Prince of pulp

3 min read . 01 Feb 2014
Israel Zangwill, a popular novelist and playwright in late 19th and early 20th century Britain, wrote an influential locked-room murder mystery. Photo: Topical Press Agency/Getty Images<br />

Unlock the mysteries

3 min read . 18 Oct 2013