Namrata Chaturvedi

Unravelling realities

A new collection of stories provides layered representations of indigenous communities.

Jan 18, 2016

The inheritance of stereotype

Awarding the 2006 Man Booker Prize to The Inheritance of Loss amounts to trivialising marginal communities, in this case the Nepalis of the Darjeeling hills.

Dec 09, 2006

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