Monthly Archives: March 2010

Gour Mohan Sachin Mondal College Rescheduled

The ill-fated seminar on popular culture has been rescheduled to Thursday 25 March 2010 in the Lincoln Room of the American Centre Library. Gour Mohan Sachin Mandal Mahavidyalaya In collaboration with The American Library, Kolkata UGC Sponsored State Level Seminar … Continue reading

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Great Bong Comes to Town

Arnab Ray, May I Hebb Your Attention Pliss!, HarperCollins, ISBN 978-81-7223-937-4, Rs 199. Yes! Arnab Ray, known to his many fans all over the world as the Great Bong, Bollywood junkie, cornucopia of trivia, Dadaist and blogger extraordinaire, owner of … Continue reading

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Magic Wallrush Tomorrow

I am told that the Magic Wallrush (a street event organised by students and citizens where you can buy art, crafts and listen to live music) is being held tomorrow (Sunday 7 March 2010) starting around 9am at the demolished … Continue reading

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Suad Amiry in Kolkata

I should write a few lines about my interaction with Suad Amiry, and what it taught me about Palestine and India. Suad was here at the end of last month on the final leg of her India tour, supported by … Continue reading

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Gour Mohan Sachin Mondal College

On Tuesday I was supposed to give a paper at Gour Mohan Sachin Mondal College in Lakshmikantapur at a conference on popular literature, sponsored by the UGC and the American Library. Accordingly a group of us drove down in a … Continue reading

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