A Festival of Its Kind
The Kolkata Book fair meant love to me – love of reading, love of brushing through the glistening covers of unheard books, love of turning the pages of classics, love of filling my lungs with the aroma of freshly printed paper. The Book Fair is still growing old with me, perhaps changing a little in character as all of us ought to…
The Idea of Kolkata
Alchemy Publishers pays homage to the City of Joy , which is also in many ways the city of book lovers.
On Writing ‘Love and Death in the Middle Kingdom’
When any novel appears in the market, readers are mostly unaware of the long drawn-out processes that lead – over a long drawn-out period of time – to the finished product. The making of ‘Love and Death in the Middle Kingdom’, too, has a similar struggle.