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It’s Raining in Maya

Some of the very best fantasy writing often defies, to some extent, the label “fantasy”. Whether through the depth and realism of the world or the subtlety of the more fantastic elements, the piece leaves you wondering exactly how to … Continue reading

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The male-female debate in stories

It is no secret that unequal representations of men and women is a continuously hot topic. In fact, I heard someone recently state that the easiest essays are ‘either on gender or genocide’ and despite its humorous intent I am … Continue reading

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Literature the (late?) communist stronghold

When I refer to literature as ‘communist’ I do not mean to suggest any similarities with current political parties – I mean that, from its birth to the modern day it has been an industry far more free from primarily … Continue reading

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Reading 101 Myths

When I describe the book “101 myths & realities @ the office” as ‘manageable’ it is neither meant to be a poor pun nor an underhand slight. That descriptor, along with ‘accessible’ have been so often used that they tend … Continue reading

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101 Myths & Realities @ the office

PageTurners is honored to be hosting the launch of 101 Myths & Realities @ The Office – here’s why Continue reading

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Change in the writing industry?

With the fairly colossal uproar in response to Victoria Foyt’s Revealing Eden – is there an argument for the abolition of the ‘lone writer’ norm? Continue reading

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A new chapter for the PageTurners Blog

His name’s Robin Lord and he’s come to India to work for PageTurners. That’s a fairly blunt statement but he has to remind himself of it every so often. He’s going to be taking over the posting on this, most … Continue reading

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The Bard Room feat. Monica Mody

The Bard Room this Saturday, starts at 6PM at PageTurners and is bound to be a special one. Featuring award-winning poet Monica Mody in a solo reading. Don’t miss this one! Monica Mody’s work has been published in journals such as … Continue reading

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An evening with Anita Nair: Ladies’ Coupe 10th anniversary celebrations

On Monday the 19th, about 70 people braved weekday peak hour traffic to celebrate the 10th anniversary edition release of Anita Nair’s landmark novel Ladies’ Coupe. Ms. Nair read from her book and the audience got to listen to one … Continue reading

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The Bard Room feat. Aporup Acharya

For those of us who were at PageTurners on Saturday evening, the rain was merely something to grin at victoriously, as we clutched our hot mugs of coffee. For those of you who got caught in the showers, you were … Continue reading

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