SANJAY SIPAHIMALANI

Philip Roth: The Ego and the alter-ego(s)

I wake up in the morning, get a big glass of orange juice and read for an hour-and-a-half. I’ve never...

A writer’s silence and a leader’s roar

The ongoing civil war in Syria continues to claim more lives amidst opposing claims and shifting theatres of conflict. At...

Orwell that ends well for streetsmart Croft

The new Penguin edition of George Orwell’s 1984 has a terrific cover that features the author’s name and title masked...

Manguel’s labyrinths & fictional realities

As a teenager in Buenos Aires, Alberto Manguel spent much time reading aloud to the by-then sightless Jorge Luis Borges,...