Interview with Markus Zusak

Markus Zusak imagines interviews as conversations in a kitchen (his favourite room in the house), and likens finding the voice of his novel to hitting the right note while singing in the bathroom. Before allowing me a glimpse into his mind palace, he meets me warmly, with the playfulness and humility of someone seeminglyunaware of… Read more »

DSC Prize for South Asian Literature 2015 Award Ceremony

Jhumpa Lahiri was announced as the winner of the 2015 DSC Prize for South Asian Literature for her novel, The Lowland. The British Airways Baithak played host to the presentation of the prize ceremony. The DSC Prize for South Asian Literature was instituted in 2010 and aims to celebrate the best writing emanating from the rich and diverse world of South… Read more »