More about Rakhshanda JalilRakhshanda Jalil writes on culture, literature and society. She has published over 15 books, including the much-acclaimed book on Delhi's lesser-known monuments called 'Invisible Delhi' and a well-received collection of short stories, called 'Release & Other Stories' (Harper Collins, 2011). She blogs at www.hindustaniawaaz-rakhshanda.blogspot.com. Her Ph D is on the Progressive Writers' Movement.
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Manu Bhagavan A response to Perry Anderson's essay on Partition in The London Review of Books
I recently read with significant concern Perry Anderson's essay on Partition of the Indian subcontinent (The London Review of
Rakhshanda Jalil Javed Akhtar: talking cinema, songs and the state of Urdu
The Hindi film industry and its sorority of regional-language sister industries in the sub-continent has elevated the