Amitava Kumar is the editor of World Bank Literature
(Minnesota) and the author of Bombay-London-New York
(Routledge) and, most recently, Husband of a Fanatic, forthcoming from the New Press in January.
In the largest exodus in recorded history, millions of refugees migrated across the brand new border after India was partitioned in 1947.
In March 2001 a small Internet website in Delhi, tehelka.com, revealed
that two of its reporters had used a secret camera to tape senior
defense officials and political leaders accepting bribes
Amitava Kumar reviews Salman Rushdie's Fury and V.S. Naipaul's Half a Life.
In the early 1920s, E.M.
I am an artless serf of Cupid. So are you and your mama--but not Vikram Seth.