The books knits together several different perspectives – both personal and institutional – on the 1992 riots. However, it fails to address Brahmanical elitism and its influence in our contemporary …
In these Hindutva-charged times, Rushdie's novel about plurality and intolerance takes on a new, contemporary significance.
'Prisoner of Azkaban' and 'Maqbool' are just two examples of movie adaptations that enhanced the story by tweaking it for the medium.
You have to read books to read cities, to read times, to read emotions, to read love, to read struggles. There is no other way.
Female protagonists in young adult fiction are unlikely heroines who embrace their flaws. But when it comes to diversity, they are still largely white and middle class.