May 01, 2021 06:05 AM IST
The author’s 'Whereabouts' deals with incidents in the life of a professor in Rome and is shot through with solitude, detachment, and a sense of individuals in the shadows of their pasts.
- Feb 12, 2021 08:25 PM IST
While Indian-origin author Jhumpa Lahiri won the John Florio Prize 2020 for her translation of Trick by Domenico Starnone (Europa Editions), Jenny McPhee was announced the runner-up for her translation of The Kremlin Ball by Curzio Malaparte (New York Review Books).
- Sep 10, 2015 10:48 AM IST
First Lady Michelle Obama would also be present at the awards ceremony along with other recipients of the humanities medal to be held at the White House tomorrow (Friday morning as per Indian Standard Time).
- Oct 04, 2013 04:27 PM IST
It is the first time all the four women on the listâ€”NoViolet Bulawayo, Eleanor Catton, Jhumpa Lahiri and Ruth Ozekiâ€”have been nominated for the Man Booker award
- May 27, 2011 05:16 PM IST
Publishing house Penguin India today announced appointment of Chiki Sarkar as its new publisher.