books and arts

~ The adventures of Mark Twain – in which Sam Clemens turns into Mark Twain
– Mint Lounge, August 19, 2016

~ Master of arts – how Thanjavur manages to preserve and nurture its traditional arts and crafts
– The Hindu Business Line, June 10, 2016

~ Tunesmiths of Thanjavur – the veena makers of Thanjavur are fighting a battle to survive
– Jet Wings (Jet Airways), April 2016

~ Once upon a time – Fairytale Copenhagen with Hans Christian Andersen
– Economic Times, August 30, 2015

~ Of poets and pints – On the footsteps of great poets and writers in Dublin
– Jet Wings International, July 2015

~ A guide to literary Dublin – A bibliophile’s guide to this UNESCO city of literature
– Conde Nast Traveller, March 17, 2015

~ He tweeted the Mahabharata – Q & A with Chindu Sreedharan, who retold the Mahabharata as a series of tweets
– South China Morning Post, February 16, 2015

~ The China story – An increased interest in China among Indian writers
– South China Morning Post, November 16, 2015

~ Interview with Tarquin Hall – Q & A with the creator of Vish Puri, India’s “most private investigator”
– South China Morning Post, December 01, 2013

~ Q & A with author Shatrujeet Nath – In conversation with the author of The Karachi Deception
– South China Morning Post, June 30, 2013

~ Opera for change – The changing face of opera
– The Hindu, March 31, 2013

~ Controversy Calling – The Kochi Muziris Biennale does not impress much
– Tehelka, February 18, 2013

~ A moveable commune – A tribute to George Whitman and his Shakespeare & Company bookshop
– The Hindu, December 02, 2012

~ Murder, they wrote – Harking back to the days of cozy murder mysteries
– The Hindu, October 07, 2012

~ Colours of the rainbow – On the lovely Anokhi Museum in Jaipur
– The Economist (Prospero), November 2012

~ Snap Judgments – Lessons from photography workshops across India
– National Geographic Traveller, October 2012

~ Edward Lear celebrates his 200th birthday – Edward Lear turns 200
– Christian Science Monitor, July 06, 2012

~ Rhythm of Life – Profiles of two dancers from Bangalore
– Elle, March 2012

~ Sketches from the past – The evolution of Indian comics, from Indrajal comics and Amar Chitra Katha for kids to sophisticated graphic novels
– South China Morning Post, March 2011

~ The Gauls must be crazy – Celebrating 50 years of Asterix and the indomitable Gauls
– Sunday Midday, October 25, 2009