BibliophileTech Talk

The Print Versus Digital Books Debate

The whole print versus electronic debate alludes to the larger contention between tradition and technology. Tradition is something that the present generation inherits from the previous one, and which carries with itself a sense of continuity with the past. Technology comes with a hint of revolution and novelty. Tim Wu, …

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The Leonardo of Hollywood
Bioscope

The Leonardo of Hollywood

From Titanic to Inception, from Basketball diaries to the Wolf of Wall Street, when you hear the names of these movies, all you can imagine is that one face who made the movies what they turned out to be (of course apart from the brilliant scripts). Yes I am speaking …

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Let's make a Rangoli
Art Beat

Let’s make a Rangoli

Diwali is known as one of the most pompous festivals. It is a festival of lights and joy, a pandemonium of a festival of festivities and moreover it is a festival that brings out the good in you. It practically brings out the good in you in every sense, right …

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J.R.R Tolkien: The Artist
Art Beat

J.R.R Tolkien: The Artist

Generations have been awed, have grown up with and awed at the spectacle that is, The Lord of the Rings. The high fantasy epic ,set in Middle Earth, has captured the imaginations of people the world over ever since it was first published in the 1950s. The author was J.R.R …

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Tagore- the artist
Art Beat

Tagore- the artist

Most of us know Rabindranath Tagore as a poet, song-composer,  writer, essayist, novelist and a dramatist. Only a few of us know that he was a brilliant painter. He has produced nearly 2,500 paintings that have been exhibited around the globe- in India, other parts of  Asia and Europe. He …

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