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Zimbabwean author Tsitsi Dangarembga wins PEN Pinter Prize

Jun 11, 2021
Tsitsi Dangarembga, the author of the book ‘Nervous Conditions’, was arrested in 2020 while she was protesting and taking a stand against corruption. She was also shortlisted for Booker Prize 2020 for her work, ‘This Mournable Body’.

International Booker Prize: David Diop becomes first French winner for WWI story

Jun 7, 2021
The novel written by David Diop tells the story of two Senegalese soldiers fighting for France during World War 1. When one, Mademba, is killed in the war, the other, Alfa, descends into ever greater madness and violence.

World Book Day 2021: Theme, History and Scheduled Activities

Apr 23, 2021
In the wake of the pandemic, UNESCO has planned a ‘Bookface Challenge’ to celebrate the World Book Day 2021.

PM Modi releases four books on Ambedkar Jayanti 2021

Apr 19, 2021
PM Modi said that these books reflect the universal vision of Dr. Ambedkar.

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