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Former Eton teacher Will Knowland. Photo: YouTube A former teacher at Britain’s elite Eton College is embroiled in controversy after conducting a softball interview with a writer who claimed “Jews were always behind pornography” among other racist statements. UK news site online new reported that E. Michael Jones made the comments during a YouTube interview …

Namrata Joshi (L) Nagpur: This is a crucial time for the mainstream Bollywood audience to wake up and smell the coffee and come up with original ideas for cinema, said journalist and film critic Namrata Joshi at the Vidarbha Literary’s first preparatory event. Festival (VLF) 2022 to be held in February. The event is supported …

Before Farah Jasmine Griffin went to school, her father, a welder at the Sun Shipbuilding Company in Chester, Pa., Took her to the library and bookstores, and read and discussed African writers. Americans with it. When she was in third grade, he gave her two paperback books: “The Little Red White and Blue Book: Revolutionary …

Sep 25, 2021 Listen to this story Your browser does not support the item . Enjoy more audio and podcasts on ios Where Android. France reacted with fury to American, Australian and British training plans a new defense pact in the Pacific. France was not invited to join. Australia is also canceling a contract for …

In 2016, when Ram Lal Joshi’s self-published non-fiction book “Aina” received the Madan Puraskar, Nepal’s most respected Nepalese Book Award, Joshi’s life changed overnight. Before the award, very few people knew Joshi, a resident of Dhangadhi, and his work. After winning the award, Joshi’s book began to stand on its own, and he found himself …

Once, I was changing a flat tire on Highway 90 south of Valentine. A breeder stopped to help me finish the job. As he was leaving, I asked him, “How far to Marfa?” He casually turned his hand south and said, “Oh, not far.” Just down the road a bit. Everything about his gesture and …

Gabe Kapler did not look at “ums” or “sinks”. No filler jargon. He opted for persistent silence, searching for the right words to pick. How does he explain this growth of his, so that those outside the bubble would understand? How does he reconcile the rift between the manager who left Philadelphia and the one …

I was delighted to have the chance to review Perplexity. Richard Powers is a Pulitzer Prize-winning author and Perplexity had been shortlisted for the Booker Prize 2021 (and is now on the final list). The conversation on this book was likely to be as big as any literary fiction release this year and I had …

Professor Victor Merriman is professor of critical studies in theater and member of the international editorial board of UNITAS. Having published numerous articles and book chapters on postcolonial criticism, Irish theater, theater pedagogy and cultural policy, he is also a founding member of the One Hour Theater Company and the Liverpool Irish Literary Theater. His …

Kochi: Ms. Leelavathy, a distinguished writer and literary critic who won the Kendra Sahitya Akademi Fellowship, said she was happy with national recognition and hopes to continue her literary endeavors. “It is a great recognition of my work and my contributions. I am happy to receive it. These days I mainly spend my time reading …