A woman gets fixated on a design blog written by someone who drowned, a writer finds herself in a Twitter firestorm, a couple’s hyper Instagram feed makes life difficult for a jealous neighbour—the characters in this collection of wry and poignant short stories explore what digital lives look like up close, and what living with the internet does to friendships and intimacy.
CONTEXT, WESTLAND BOOKS
BLAND FANATICS LIBERALS, RACE AND EMPIRE
In the essays contained in this book, Mishra explores topics such as The Economist and its particular form of liberalism, Brexit, forgotten aspects of the First World War, white supremacy and the policies of the US president Woodrow Wilson.
SHAHEEN BAGH AND THE IDEA OF INDIA
Edited by Seema Mustafa
Through first-person accounts, interviews and conversations with protesters, the pieces in this anthology take off from the beginnings of the Shaheen Bagh movement in the winter of 2019 to look at the Muslim women who began the protest, the attack on Jamia Millia Islamia University and the pogrom in northeastern Delhi that followed.
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