Translations

Ragul and Awad represent the indignities of Dalit lives in their powerfully distinctive styles. Photo: Getty Images

Crusaders against cruelty

4 min read . 29 Oct 2018
The Bible has enormous amount of data, and algorithms thrive when they get more data to train upon.
Murty (left) and Pollock at the launch of the MCLI in New Delhi on 15 January. Photo: Priyanka Parashar/Mint<br />

The modern revivalists

11 min read . 24 Jan 2015
The Murty library will go well beyond Sanskrit to texts of the subcontinent in general as well as to texts that fall outside the so-called classical period.<br />

Trickle of the classics

4 min read . 24 Jan 2015
Taslima Nasrin. Photo: Prabhas Roy/Hindustan Times<br />

Book Review | Lajja

3 min read . 03 Oct 2014
Lajja: By Taslima Nasrin, translated by Anchita Ghatak, Penguin Books India, 325 pages,Rs299.<br />

Excerpt | Lajja

6 min read . 25 Sep 2014
Rakshanda Jalil.<br />

Conversations in and about Urdu

1 min read . 19 Sep 2014
Imaging by: Jayachandran & Manoj Madhavan/Mint<br />

Reading | The year of local treasures

6 min read . 29 Dec 2013
A file photo of Jeet Thayil (centre), winner of DSC South Asian Literature 2013 with the trophy at the Jaipur Literature Festival. Photo: M Zhazo/Hindustan Times<br />

Home and beyond

2 min read . 21 Oct 2013
<br />Sudeep Sen. Sara Bowman<br />

In verse proportion

4 min read . 09 Aug 2012