[Book excerpt] The book is a tell-all memoir by celebrated former police officer K Annamalai.
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What could have been a harrowing time became full of purpose. A calling. A metier.
Sunil Gupta and Sunetra Choudhury's book is not for the faint-hearted.
For 30 years, Polan Sarkar remained the 'walking library' for villagers who had to drop out of school for financial reasons. But who could read books, thanks to Polan.
These should be read by everyone who cares about literature.
His rejection of the mindset that is at work to cleanse the country of dissent and diversity is based on Pakistan's rich past that transcends national boundaries.
Few have read classics beyond the compulsory reading at schools. Almost none can recite a major poem or quote from a classic play.
My college students do not know how to read a book. They insist on a summary or ask for power points.
The degree of exchange between literature and cinema is on the cusp of change.