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Sea of Poppies

Amitav Ghosh, Sea of Poppies, Penguin Viking, 2008, Rs 599. Well, here is the promised post on Sea of Poppies. I find it very difficult to write about the novels of friends, quite as much because I’m as afraid I’ll … Continue reading

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Amitav Ghosh’s Reading at JU

This was a success: as Supriyadi said, we had never seen so many people in Vivekananda Hall before. By the time we began it was standing room only and many people had to be turned away. Students had to give … Continue reading

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Launch of Sea of Poppies at Floatel

Amitav Ghosh’s new novel Sea of Poppies was launched in Calcutta today at a glittering function at the Floatel on the Hooghly, an appropriate venue for the launch of a book about a sea voyage, as the owner Mr Manab … Continue reading

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Amitav Ghosh to read at Jadavpur University

Amitav Ghosh will read from his new book Sea of Poppies on Friday 11 July at 3.30pm at Vivekananda Hall, Subarna Jayanti Building, Jadavpur University. The reading will be followed by a short discussion and question and answer session, and … Continue reading

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