Microsoft said Hindi, Telugu, and Tamil editions of the book will be available soon.
Nineteen museums of the Smithsonian will be “taking part in this moment of celebrating connections between Asia and America”.
Perkins’ novel is among the 10 that have been selected for the longlist
Regnery Publishing says the Indian American’s book deserved higher ranking.
Kesarbai, born in Goa in 1893, was awarded the title of Surshri in 1938 by Rabindranath Tagore
The novel is based on the life of an Indian immigrant who lands in the US and goes through different experiences of love, youth, and discomfort living in a foreign land.
The festival is expected to be a melting pot of culture and literature
The shortlist of six books will be announced on September 13
The trailer starts with an introduction to bestselling novels of the author
Anand Jon was sentenced to 59 years to life on August 31, 2009
Shruti Swami, Amit Majumdar and Jai Chakrabarti win the award, which is given to short stories of exceptional merit.
In her books, her character constantly reinvented their identities, but Bharti Mukherjee, never shed her Indian identity.
The YouTube sensation to tour 31 cities, including 8 in the US and 3 in India, to promote her first book.
Mukherjee’s “The Emperor of All Maladies: A Biography of Cancer” was awarded the 2011 Pulitzer Prize.
The Wellcome Book Prize celebrates fiction and non-fiction works engaged with the topics of health and medicine.
“What a talent. What a loss.” Gates wrote.
Bloco Bollywood blends Indian and Brazilian musical forms.
An interview with Vappala Balachandran, author of “The Secret Story of ACN Nambiar,” a biography of the late freedom fighter and head of “Indian Legion.”
In a 2011 interview, the late Indian American author spoke about her works, India and the diaspora life.
Kolkata-born Mukherjee’s work includes award-winning novel like Jasmine.
“The Gene: An Intimate History” is longlisted in the nonfiction category.