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   VOL. II  NO.12 32 PAGES DECEMBER 1997
- Three Horsemen of the New Apocalypse by Nirad C. Chaudhuri Pankaj Mishra
- Nirad C. Chaudhuri: The First Hundred Year, A Celebration edited
by Swapan Dasgupta. Extracts from the book
- Rediscovering Gandhi by Yogesh Chadha Dileep Padgaonkar
- The Mahatma and the Poet: Letters and Debates Between Gandhi
and Tagore 1915-1944
complied and edited by Sabyasachi Bhattacharya
H.Y.Sharada Prasad
- Selected Letters of Rabindranath Tagore edited by Krishna Dutta and Andrew Robinson
Sabyasachi Bhattacharya
- Beyond Belief by V. S. Naipaul and The Terrorist Prince: The Life and Death of Murtaza Bhutto by Raja Anwar Oskar Verkaaik
- Pakistan: The First Twelve Years: The Pakistan Times Editorials of Mazhar Ali Khan Sho Kuwajima
- A Dragonfly in the Sun: An Anthology of Pakistan Writing in
selected and edited by Muneeza Shamsie and Fires in an
Autumn Garden: Short Stories from Urdu and the Regional
Languages of Pakistan
edited by Asif Farrukhi
Kartar Singh Duggal
- Whispers of the Desert by Fatima Bhutto; A Choice of Hashmi's
by Alamgir Hashmi;Desert Albumby Adrian P. Husain; A
Selection of Verse
by Daud Kamal;Landscape of the Mind by Salman Tarik Kureishi;Journeys by Shuja Nawaz and Poetry from Pakistan:
An Anthology
introduced by Maya Jamil
Rukmini Bhaya Nair
- Nine Indian Poets edited by Eunice de Souza and Slivers:
An Anthology of South Asian Poetry in Britain
Keki N. Daruwalla
- Apocalypso by Jeet Thayil R. Raj Rao
- A Fistful of Desire by Nalinaksha Bhattacharya Sagarika Ghose
- The Sense of Reality: Studies in Idea and Their History
by Isaiah Berlin
Jyotirmaya Sharma
- India's Culture: The State, the Arts and Beyond by B. P. Singh Arvind N. Das
- The Enduring Image: an Exhibition Juliet Reynolds
- Technobrat: Culture in a Cybernetic Classroom by Rukmini Bhaya Nair Shiv Visvanathan
- The Decline of Higher Education. An Essay Jayant V. Narlikar
SABYASACHI BHATTACHARYA is a distinguished historian and a former Vice-Chancellor of Visva Bharati University, Santiniketan.
KEKI N. DARUWALLA is a writer and poet. His latest book The Minister for Permanent Unrest and Other Stories was published last year.
SWAPAN DASGUPTA is Deputy Editor of India Today.
KARTAR SINGH DUGGAL is a well known writer and a member of the Rajya Sabha.
SAGARIKA GHOSE is a special correspondent with Outlook.
SHO KUWAJIMA is Professor of History at the Osaka University of Foreign Studies.
PANKAJ MISHRA is the author of Butter Chicken in Ludhiana: Travels in Small-Town India.
RUKMINI BHAYA NAIR teaches at the Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi. Her first collection of poems The Hyoid Bone (Viking) was published in 1993.
JAYANT V. NARLIKAR is with the Inter-University Centre for Astronomy and Astrophysics, Pune.
H.Y.SHARADA PRASAD is a columnist and former Media Advisor to the Prime Minister.
R. RAJ RAO is a well known poet and fiction writer. He is a Reader in the Department of English at the University of Pune.
JULIET REYNOLDS is an art critic based in India and a columnist with The Spectator.
JYOTIRMAYA SHARMA is a freelance writer.
OSKAR VERKAAIK is a doctoral fellow at the Centre for Asian Studies, Amsterdam and the Amsterdam School of Social Science Research.
SHIV VISVANATHAN is with the Centre for the Study of Developing Societies, Delhi. He has recently written A Carnival for Science.

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