Saturday, March 30, 2013

The nation and the mofussil – on Ian Jack’s new collection

Ian Jack’s thoughtful, wide-ranging collection of essays and reportage, Mofussil Junction: Indian Encounters 1977-2012, has been one of my favourite reads of the year so far. Here is a review I did for The Sunday Guardian.

1 comment:

  1. It seems like a good book. The old woman of Welsh origin part reminded me so much of 36 Chowringhee Lane. Birla's hospitality part was hilarious...