Gauri Noolkar-Oak talks to Dr Imtiaz Ahmed, Professor of International Relations at the University of Dhaka in Bangladesh, about Bangladesh’s view on China’s infrastructure projects on its rivers, and its approach towards balancing relations with India and China.
The people who appear in ‘Kasoor’ respond to prompts about relationships and romance, and their reactions are an emotional whirlwind. It is the raw emotions of crying, drifting away into nostalgia, and laughing that delivers authenticity to the aesthetic.
The only short stories I had read were written by Agatha Christie, Anton Chekhov, Rabindranath Tagore, R K Narayan, and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. Jeffery Archer was an unknown territory and without the overall dullness set in life, it would have probably stayed that way.