Sumana Roy is the author of How I became a Tree, a work of nonfiction, Missing: A Novel, Out of Syllabus: Poems and My Mother’s Lover and Other Stories, a collection of short stories.
The ‘note’ economy
A brief history of English-literature exams in contemporary India.
Aug 03, 2020
A short story.
Feb 26, 2019
My mother’s head
A short story
Sep 03, 2016
Death by Darjeeling and other poems
Nephew, Verbs, and Hiding
May 27, 2016
We are all Facebook poets
What happens when publishing your thoughts is a simple mouse-click away?
Aug 08, 2013
A and the i-stalk
Runner-up in the Online-istan fiction competition.
Jul 15, 2013
How not to write a history of Gorkhaland
Romit Bagchi's book on Darjeeling and the Gorkhaland movement rings hollow.
Feb 22, 2013
How a village became the name of a fear.
Oct 01, 2010
May 01, 2010
Canadian-Tamil comedian Sunthar V navigates queerness and Tamil identity
Sunthar V, founder of the Tamil Comedy Club in central London, attempts to push social boundaries with his comedy in Chennai
Is an Adani port devastating Kerala’s coast?
Activists say coastal communities and marine life around Kerala’s Vizhinjam Port are paying a heavy price for the Adani Group project
Delhi’s longest-running play reflects the changing city
The shape-shifting ‘Ghalib in New Delhi’ captures 26 years of sociopolitical change in Delhi and beyond
Imran Khan’s attempted arrest, UN appeal for Afghanistan aid, a graphic novel on Naga repatriation and more
March - Updates and analysis from around the region