Interviews

Dawn of the Dead

In conversation with bestselling author Mainak Dhar about his latest thriller Zombiestan and his aim of writing one book every year.

Forgetting the Night

Vitek Goyel of Bombay-based alt. rock act Slow Down Clown talks to us about their debut album and the evolution of the band’s music.

The Mine and the Market

Celebrity blogger and author Arnab Ray chats with us about his second novel The Mine, released earlier this year.

Real and Invented

The Hotel at the End of the World author Parismita Singh talks to us about her work, her process, and the importance of places in fiction.

In the Beginning

In conversation with Kari author Amruta Patil about her creative process and her latest graphic novel Adi Parva: Churning of the Ocean.

Mythology and Musing

Krishna Udayasankar talks to us about sacred texts, reader feedback, and which mythological character she’d love to sit down and have a beer with.

A Labour of Love

In conversation with Shoma Narayanan, whose debut novel Monsoon Wedding Fever is the first Mills & Boon novel by an Indian author to be released globally.

Flights of Fancy

A quick chat with Bidisha Basu, one of the founders of Leaping Windows, India’s first library and café for comic books, graphic novels, and manga.

A Careful Listener

Janice Pariat, founding editor of Pyrta, talks to us in an exclusive interview about Boats on Land, her new collection of short stories.

Silence is Golden

Musician and author Shriram Iyer speaks to us about his debut novel Wings of Silence.

Stories from Paradise

In conversation with Jai Undurti and Jasraman Grewal, creators of the Hyderabad Graphic Novel project.

The Unintended Memoirists

Veena Venugopal, author of Would You Like Some Bread with That Book?, talks to us about her love of books and bookstore fantasies.