Blackheath dreaming

Blackheath dreaming

Blackheath dreaming or off to the market On assignment in Blackheath – well, the truth is my head was turned by the bounty of nature on a day trip to visit friends in the mountains … Food, food, food  – …

Amitav Ghosh: London Diary

Amitav Ghosh: London Diary

RK Dhawan of Delhi University sends an update on his literary exploits in London, the highlight, perhaps, meeting Amitav Ghosh at the London School of Economics: “First, at the University of London I attended a two-day workshop on ‘Hinglish’, the …

The British Library

The British Library

The British Library, the BL, that grand old dame (or is it fellow?) is reappraised by an Indian scholar on a visit to London – and she/he comes up trumps. This week’s post comes from Associate Professor at Delhi University, …