For Pulitzer winner Vijay Shesadri all poets, be it medieval era saint poet Kabir or the English dramatist Shakespeare, have transformed the world one way or the other and continue to be its unacknowledged legislators.
The eight edition of ZEE Jaipur Literature Festival has kicked off today with the cream of literary sphere joining hands together for a healthy debate and enriching discussion. The five day long festival has now been made world’s largest free literary festival.
Bollywood 'Baadshah' Shah Rukh Khan, who will be seen in the title role in upcoming graphic novel "Atharva - The Origin", instantly agreed to be part of the project and that too with a lot of enthusiasm, says its author Ramesh Thamilmani.
Christopher Priest, whose novel was adapted to the big screen for 2006 film 'Prestige' by Christopher Nolan, has called the director's much-celebrated 'The Dark Knight' trilogy as "boring and pretentious".
Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi will inaugurate Patna Book Fair (PBF) on November 7. The 12-day annual fair organised by Centre for Readership Development (CRD) at Gandhi Maidan in the state capital will see around 250 publishers from different parts of the country putting up 700 stalls.