Privacy is a space for art, for creativity in dignity; a space where every aspect of being – physical, intellectual, emotional and sexual – is liberated.
The 13 titles vying for the literary award showcase a diverse approach to South Asian narratives.
He may have been resurrected as a writer by the judiciary and his own poetry, but the forced exile from his own land – the roots of his own writing – have long term consequences for the literature he now produces.
A statement by Tamil poet and novelist Perumal Murugan on ending his self-imposed literary exile.
The Madras high court reminds the state that it is charged with the obligation to resist the illegal demands of censorious mobs, not to appease them.