book review

Clash of Cultures-A Review of Pankaj Mishra’s ‘The Romantics’

The Romantics of Pankaj Mishra is that rare Indian novel that, with its refreshing lyrical style, takes the reader on an emotional ride. Samar, an IAS aspirant, spends his time in the holy city of Benares reading books of literature and philosophy. Being an introvert and recluse, he is sensitive to the world around him… Continue reading Clash of Cultures-A Review of Pankaj Mishra’s ‘The Romantics’

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Incompleteness And Being Whole-A Review of Janice Pariat’s ‘Seahorse’

In her previous collection Boats on Land, there were two short stories that dealt with lesbianism theme. Now, in her debut novel Seahorse, Janice Pariat pens a story of love in homosexual and bisexual relationships. Retelling the Greek myth of Poseidon and his youthful male devotee Pelops, the novel is about Nehemiah, who in his… Continue reading Incompleteness And Being Whole-A Review of Janice Pariat’s ‘Seahorse’