Debotri Dhar

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Debotri Dhar
Debotri Dhar is a visiting fellow and lecturer at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

The importance of resilience

15 April, 2017

“Come, come, whoever you are. Wanderer, worshipper, lover of leaving. Ours is not a caravan of despair.”

Difficult pleasures: Art, ideology, essay

21 January, 2017

Much has been written this month about well-crafted novels and poetry collections, from the past year’s literary bounties, but there wasn’t nearly enough about the versa

Susheela’s Garden

24 December, 2016

As the New Year approaches, and with it new hopes and resolutions, magazines and websites are brimming with “how-to” articles packed with advice: how to make our resolut

The fairy doors of Ann Arbor

19 November, 2016

The books in your library will tell you that these miniature doors found all over Ann Arbor in Michigan are a local form of installation art.

The writer as a hummingbird

15 October, 2016

“There is nothing to writing,” said Ernest Hemingway.