Essays

Sound Effect

Sound Effect

Vibhuti Patel 1

Tabla maestro Zakir Hussain and neuroscientist Seth Horowitz attempt to unravel the complex relationship between rhythm and the brain

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Insatiable Quest

Insatiable Quest

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr 1

Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr explores the coming of age of culinary cosmopolitanism across urban India

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Turkish Delights

Turkish Delights

Melik Kaylan 0

Or how an Istanbulite discovers his city through the lens of an Indian friend

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A Garden for Aliens

A Garden for Aliens

Bulbul Sharma 1

The travails of growing lavender in the Indian hills

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Italian Nocturne

Italian Nocturne

Sheela Raman 0

Sheela Raman moves to Italy only to find herself back in India

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Whose Roghanjosh is it Anyway?

Whose Roghanjosh is it Anyway?

Sudha Koul 1

In tracing the ancestry and essence of the popular meat dish, culinary expert Sudha Koul explores the idea of authenticity and Kashmiriat

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When Rules Acquire Flesh

When Rules Acquire Flesh

Mustansir Dalvi 0

Between the law and its implementation...falls the shadow, says Mustansir Dalvi

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Enter The Writer’s Den

Enter The Writer’s Den

James Scott Linville 0

Some writers can write anywhere and any time; more neurotic ones need to be at the perfect desk in the perfect room overlooking the perfect view

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Almost Famous

Almost Famous

Helen Jones 0

An insider’s report from the rocky road to item girl stardom

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A Legitimate Hero

A Legitimate Hero

Jai Arjun Singh 3

Myth lover and Karna fan Jai Arjun Singh delves into the modern obsession with updating the Indian canon

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