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By Arun Kale · In conversation with the founders of the Eternal Library, India's first library consultancy firm, and Trilogy, a new library, book store, and event space in Mumbai.

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A Contemplation of Satire

This isn’t just about defending to the death the rights of a few comedians to make dirty jokes. It’s about building a space in our country for satire.  

Terribly Tiny Talkies

Terribly Tiny Tales has grown to become India’s most popular online storytelling platform. Read on for an in-depth look at their latest short-film initiative.  

Beyond Bollywood #4: Gandu

Gandu's quest won’t bring tears to your eyes or that warm feeling in your heart. But you will also not be able to take your eyes off it.  

Escape Velocity

In conversation with writer and filmmaker Devashish Makhija about Forgetting, his new book of short stories.  
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Interviews

  • Terribly Tiny Talkies

    Terribly Tiny Talkies

    Terribly Tiny Tales has grown to become India’s most popular online storytelling platform. Read on for an in-depth look at their latest short-film initiative.
  • Devashish Makhija

    Escape Velocity

    In conversation with writer and filmmaker Devashish Makhija about Forgetting, his new book of short stories.
  • Laxmi Bomb

    Seeing the Light

    In conversation with Mumbai-based electro-pop band Laxmi Bomb about Mah'Bharat, their newly released second EP.

Features

  • Je Suis AIB

    A Contemplation of Satire

    This isn’t just about defending to the death the rights of a few comedians to make dirty jokes. It’s about building a space in our country for satire.
  • Gandu

    Beyond Bollywood #4: Gandu

    Gandu's quest won’t bring tears to your eyes or that warm feeling in your heart. But you will also not be able to take your eyes off it.
  • NH7 2014

    Live and Loud: The NH7 Weekender 2014

    In conversation with the F16s, Sandunes, Madboy/Mink, Frame/Frame, and Big City Harmonics about the happiest music festival in India.

Reviews

  • Seahorse

    Book Review: Seahorse

    In Janice Pariat's debut novel Seahorse, time is tethered to love, to obsessions, to personal myths.
  • Pune 52

    Film Review: Pune 52

    Largely regarded as India's first Marathi neo-noir film, Pune 52 has all the elements one has come to expect from unconventional cinema in India.
  • Annie Zaidi Gulab

    Book Review: Gulab

    Annie Zaidi takes the tropes of the conventional ghost story and breathes new life into them.
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