BOOKS
05/11/2010 05:12 am ET | Updated May 25, 2011

Hindu Group Protests National Book Critics Circle Nominee 'The Hindus' For Bigotry

The organization Hindu Janajagruti Samit gathered before a reading of finalists for the National Book Critics Circle awards Wednesday night in New York. At issue was the book "The Hindus: An Alternative History" by Dr. Wendy Doniger, a finalist in the nonfiction category.

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