Michael Ondaatje

  • Jaiput Litfest 2012: The programme 28-12-2011 12:41 PM

    Wondering about which author sessions to watch at the Jaipur Litfest in January 2012? The festival starts on Friday, January 20 and goes on till Tuesday, January 24. Besides the galaxy of star international writers who will be participating in sessions - and you can always run into them at...
  • 'Cat's Table' highly recommended for a lazy weekend 18-10-2011 06:07 PM

    Whether or not you've read the Booker Prize-winning The English Patient, try out 'The Cat's Table'. They're leagues apart in subject and theme, and it's quite clear that Michael Ondaatje's a master - his graceful use of language and effortless scene-setting ensure you glide right into the story. It's almost...