It's a bleak time for Indian English poetry. These three fine talents dispel the gloom somewhat.
Existence, God, the future, time travel, survival on earth—some of the oldest, and newest, queries are tackled here. Only a genius would attempt it with such concision.
Education, labour, healthcare, credit...A Rural Manifesto ponders over all these. In this extract, it focuses on the human and ecological costs of those vaunted ‘temples’—dams.
A collection of Thanjavur paintings is seen afresh as objects of worship, not as mere things of beauty