Click on the image for a larger view. Was asked to 'argue' (in the newspaper's point/ counterpoint section) the idea that we're becoming more and more conservative in our literature today. What's there to argue about?
Adi Parva, via Amruta Patil (HarperCollins India). In French 'Parva: L'éveil de l'océan' (Au Diable Vauvert).Graphic novel based on the Mahabharat, the Puraans and the tradition of oral storytellers. Adi Parva's sequel 'Sauptik: Sleeping Ones, Rise' due for a 2016 release.