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ART & CULTURE

 |  8-minute read
Classics, Reading, Literature, Books

Looking for something to read? 16 underappreciated classics from around the world

These should be read by everyone who cares about literature.

ART & CULTURE

 |  6-minute read
English literature, Literature, Classics

Why classics in literature stand the test of time

The books we read reflect the shape of our experience.

ART & CULTURE

 |  4-minute read
Classics, Books, The Alexandria Quartet, Lawrence Durrell

My reasons for not reading Lawrence Durrell’s The Alexandria Quartet

It’s occurred to me that it could well be sheer slothfulness that’s keeping me away.

ART & CULTURE

 |  4-minute read
Classics, Indian Literature

What the Murty Classical Library aims to do

The organisation wants to resurrect books that have been forgotten by tradition by sheer happenstance, or hazards or accidents of history.

ART & CULTURE

 |  3-minute read
Classics, Indian Literature

Why we should read Indian classical literature

One of the things the Murty Classical Library will do is provide readers in India and the world with the basic material upon which they can build scholarship.