A collection of satirical tales

Mock, Stalk & Quarrel is an allegorical assembly of not so opaque short stories—in that the allegories are well devised but quite obvious as to what or who they are referring to. The anthology contains the work of 29 writers, with a strong satirical..

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Fountainhead myths from Norselande

The Norseland is the home of the Vikings and the Asgardian deities. Though never specified, it likely covers all of modern-day Scandinavia including Denmark, Norway, Finland and Sweden. It probably is the region from where all the various myths

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Vishnusharma and the timeless Panchatantra

The translator, Rohini Chowdhury, calls Panchatantra, a ‘tale-within-a tale’ within a tale, a matryoshka doll. Also a ‘manual for conducting our daily lives’ with wisdom and common sense, as well as a ‘masterly treaties’ on sociological and political..

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The Visual Ramayanas

In the age of technological advancement where all the facts and information are readily available at the tips of our fingers, going as far as some lesser known villages in Bengal to tell an entirely new way of story-telling exhibits a unique passion. Mandakranta..

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Make English great again!

English as a language, as with any other language, comes with its own cultural references and nuances. It therefore is very easy for Indians, for whom English is not their natural language, to make errors while speaking or writing in English. One might be forgiven,..

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