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Time to Honour India's Vernacular Literature

Noted Marathi writer and 2014 Jnanpith awardee Bhalchandra Nemade has set off a literary storm by describing English as a killer language and criticising the literary distinctions of Naipaul and Rushdie. His barb at English writers may touch a raw ... New Indian Express, 1 week ago
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The spirit of poetry

hypnotic emotional quality, Sitakant Mahapatra — Jnanpith, Padma Bhushan and Padma Vibhushan awardee — allows readers to reduce his poems to metaphoric or symbolic interpretation. The poems cover all shades of the spectrum, imparting pleasures ...
 New Delhi Pioneer5 days ago

Workshop on Karnad's plays at SAC

MANGALURU: Department of English, St Aloysius College, will organize a unique inter-collegiate interactive workshop on Jnanpith awardee Girish Karnad's plays with special reference to The Fire and the Rain on Saturday in the college Teletorium. ...
 Times of India1 week ago

New words for home

Where have we heard this before? Last week, after he was chosen for the Jnanpith award, Marathi writer Bhalachandra Nemade took up a pet theme, speaking about the need for deshivaad (nativism) in literature. He accused Indian writers in English of ...
 Indian Express3 weeks ago Marathi writers refuse to back Nemade's anti-English stand  Indian Express3 weeks ago Writer of 'Coccoon' and more, Bhalchandra Nemade is 50th Jnanpith laureate  DNA India3 weeks ago Jnanpith for Marathi novelist  Asian Age3 weeks ago

Mumbai Musings

Before we could celebrate the Jnanpith award to the talented and celebrated Bhaskar Nemade, the good news has transformed into a controversy. Defending Other's Right to Offend There were two cases of freedom of speech in the city. One is the arrest and ...
 Outlook3 weeks ago Jnanpith Award Winner Nemade Insists on Indigenisation  New Indian Express3 weeks ago Bhalchandra Nemade selected for Jnanpith award  Ani News3 weeks ago Award for Bhalchandra Nemade well-deserved  Asian Age3 weeks ago
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Salman Rushdie gets flak for Nemade rant

Indian authors have come out in support of Jnanpith Award winner Bhalchandra Nemade after Sir Salman Rushdie referred to him as a “grumpy old bastard”
 Asian Age3 weeks ago Furious Salman Rushdie hits back at Jnanpith winner with tweet  Times of India3 weeks ago Ban English, says Jnanpith winner, hits out at Naipaul and Rushdie  Times of India3 weeks ago Salman Rushdie hits back at Jnanpith winner Bhalchandra Nemade  INooz3 weeks ago
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Regional writers back Nemade on tirade against Naipaul,

Rushdie Mumbai, Feb 15 (PTI) After comments by Jnanpith winner Bhalchandra Nemade earlier this month directed at Indian- origin authors in English like Salman Rushdie and VS Naipaul, writers in regional languages have now thrown their weight ...
 Press Trust of India2 weeks ago PTI - NEMADE-LITFEST - Regional writers back Nemade on tirade against Naipaul, Rushdie  Namibia Press Agency2 weeks ago
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The US - an immigrant's dream?

Provided by Firstpost Jnanpith award winner Bhalchandra Nemade recently stirred up a hornet's nest by calling English a "killer language". But thousands of miles away across the world in Alabama, Sureshbhai Patel discovered that ...
 MSN News2 weeks ago Walking while brown: What the assault on Indian grandfather in Alabama tells us  My.NewsHub.org2 weeks ago US police assault on Indian grandfather: Sad comment on nation built by immigrants  First Post.com2 weeks ago Assault on Indian man in Alabama: Sad comment on nation built by immigrants  First Post.com2 weeks ago

Maharashtra government to initiate action against Salman Rushdie?

The Maharashtra government might take action against Indian-born writer Salman Rushdie who used strong language against Jnanpith Award winner and Marathi litterateur Bhalchandra Nemade in a tweet.
 DNA3 weeks ago Attention must be paid: Maharashtra govt's action ...  Firstpost.com3 weeks ago Maharashtra govt backs Nemade, plans action against Rushdie tweet  Indian Express3 weeks ago Maharashtra's action against Salman Rushdie's tweet is dangerous  MSN News3 weeks ago

Salman Rushdie lashes out at Jnanpith awardee Bhalchandra Nemade, calls him 'grumpy old bastard'

Jnanpith award winner Bhalchandra Nemade's criticism of English language and Salman Rushdie's work post the 'Midnight Children' did not go down well with Rushdie. Salman Rushdie on Saturday hit out at Jnanpith award winning Marathi writer ...
 DNA India3 weeks ago Stung Salman Rushdie lashes out at Jnanpith winner Bhalchandra Nemade  The Hindu3 weeks ago What's biting Bhalchandra Nemade?  Livemint.com2 weeks ago
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