From Amitav Ghosh to Ian McEwan
Surviving God and other delights
William Dalrymple | Tishani Doshi | Srinath Raghavan | Aatish Taseer | KR Meera | Arshia Sattar | Pratap Bhanu Mehta
MJ Akbar | Pratap Bhanu Mehta | William Dalrymple | Amit Chaudhuri | Aatish Taseer | Tishani Doshi | KR Meera | Vivek Shanbhag | TCA Raghavan
The girls are coming out of the woods, bearing revelatory words
Tishani Doshi on poetry, mortality, the female body and finding the lion in the wardrobe
As with her first collection of poems, Tishani Doshi’s best poems here are those in which a female experience, located boldly in the body, works as a comment on something larger
Doshi seems to have written an entire novel in search of answers that she believes will ground her to some sort of reality.
Writer Tishani Doshi speaks of creating her own luck, her debut novel and life as a ‘pleasure seeker’.