Sept 1999 Cover
C O N T E N T S
VOL. IV
NO. 9/10
36 PAGES
SEPTEMBER
OCTOBER 1999
3 Lollipop Street by Tavleen Singh Sumir Lal
4 Dalits in Modern India: Vision and Values edited by S.M. Michael Chandra Bhan
Prasad
6 Globalisation gone berserk. An essay Sham Lal
7 English and the Discourses of Colonialism by Alastair Permycook Rumina Sethi
8 The Colonial Other: Postcolonial Tbeory: A Critical Introduction by Leela Gandhi Shiva Kumar
Srinivasan
10 Innovative India: Science & Technology Review edited by L.K. Sharma & Sima Sharma Shobhit Mahajan
11 Knowledge, Powerand Politics: Educational Institutions in India edited by Mushirul Hasan S. C. Shukla
13 1942 Earth directed by Deepa Mehta, based on Bapsi Sidhwa's novel Ice Candy Man Srijana Mitra Das
14 All that Rushdie did not see, An inter-view with Bapsi Sldhwa Anna Nadotti
16 The Company of Women by Khushwant Singh Ishan Chaudhuri
17 Looking for Maya by Atima Srivastava and Awake While All the World is Asleep by Shree Ghatage Ira Singh
18 The Book of Shadows by Namita Gokhale Nilaujana S. Roy
20 The Flower Boy by Karen Roberts Nayantara Patel
21 Devi: The Great Goddess-Female Divinity in South Asian Art edited by Vidya Dehejia Kunal Chakravarti
24 Kalighat Painting: Images From a Changing World by Jyotindra Jain Geeti Sen
26 The Death of Abbie Hoffman and Other Plays by Rana Bose and Mareeck the Legend and Jagannath by Arun Mukherjee Ella Datta
27 Zaika: Kashmiri Pandit Cuisine by Sonya Atal Sapru Maryam Reshi
28 Books on Indian design and architecture. An overview Kishore Singh
30 Houses of Goa by Heta Pandit & Annabel Mascarenhas, photography by Ashok Koshy and with a Foreword by Gerard da Cunha Darryl D'Monte
32 Documenting Chandigarh Volume I: The Indian Architecture of Pierre Jeanneret, Edwin Maxwell Fry and Jane Beverly Drew by Kiranjoshi Vikram Lall
33 The Biblio Quiz Joy Bhattacharjya
34 The Tiger Claw Tree by P A. Krishnan M. Vijayalakshmi
COVER: Durga annihilating the demon Mahisasura, 19th century, watereolour on paper, Collection Hervvitz, from Kalighat Paintings: Images from a Changing World by Jyotindra Jain and published by Mapin Publishing, Ahmedabad.
CONTRIBUTORS
JOY BHATTACHARIYA is a television research consultant who is also a well-known quizmaster.
ISHAN CHAUDHURI is a Calcutta-based journalist.
KUNAL CHAKRABARTI teaches Ancient Indian History at Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi.
ELLA DATTA is Arts Editor at The Telegraph.
SRIJANA MITRA DAS is a post-Graduate student at Cambridge University.
DARRYL D'MONTE is a writer who has published extensively on habitat and environmental issues and is based in Mumbai.
SUMIR LAL is Associate Editor at The Hindustan Times, New Delhi.
VIKRAM LALL is a practising architect and teacher based in New Delhi.
SHOBHIT MAHAJAN teaches at the Department of Physics and Astrophysics, University of Delhi
ANNA NADOTTI is a writer who has translated the works of Amitav Ghosh to Italian. She is based in Torino, Italy.
NAYANTARA PATEL is Senior Copy Editor at Intelligent Investor.
CHANDRA BHAN PRASAD is the convenor of the Dalit Shiksha Andolan.
MARYAM RESHI writes extensively on food and lifestyle for the Business Standard.
GEETI SEN is an art historian and author of Image and Imagination: Five Contemporary Artists in India.
RUMINA SETHI is Assistant Professor of English at Panjab University, Chandigarh.
IRA SINGH teaches English at Miranda House, Delhi University.
KISHORE SINGH is Editor, Special Projects, Business Standard, New Delhi.
S.C. SHUKLA is a former teacher of education at Jamia Millia Islamia and Delhi University.
SHIVA KUMAR SRINIVASAN teaches at the Department Humanities and Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur.
M. VIJAYALAKSHMI is Chief Librarian at the Sahitya Akademi, New Delhi.
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