Cormac McCarthy, one of the greatest American novelists, and one of my favourite writers, celebrates his 87th birthday today. Here’s a quick snapshot of his life.
14 survivors of the Rwandan genocide provide first-hand, eyewitness accounts in Life Laid Bare, a heart-rending book by French journalist, Jean Hatzfeld.
Hilary Mantel’s A Change of Climate is a superb study into the nature of good and evil.
Amitav Ghosh turns 64 today! We are sharing our love for the master storyteller through a short snapshot of his life.
800,000 people. Killed in 100 days. The ugly history of the Rwandan genocide of 1994 and its haunting aftermath is the subject of this mind-numbing book by Philip Gourevitch
Hilary Mantel, one of our favourite writers, turns 68 today. So we decided to share our appreciation of her and provide a short snapshot of her life.
A treasure trove of essential books you must read about Rwanda
Exploring Rwanda through literature this month
Join us on a literary exploration of the year 1986 this month
Join us on an intellectually stimulating adventure as we explore Egypt through literature this month.
The Great Derangement is a frightening, albeit a realistic discourse on the current climate change crisis and its effects, especially on the peoples of Asia.
Starting this month, we will be transforming Of B&B into a magazine, the way we had originally intended it to be. Every month, we will select a theme and explore literature through the lens of that theme. Sounds exciting?