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Entries by Christopher Lydon from 09/2010

Tarun Tejpal's heart-ache for "the idea of India" (AUDIO)

| Posted 09.02.2010 | World

NEW DELHI -- Tarun Tejpal -- muckraker, editor and novelist -- is speaking with professional zeal and a certain generational remorse about his remark...

Namita Gokhale: the revolution will be written! (AUDIO)

| Posted 09.10.2010 | World

Listen to the conversation here: NEW DELHI -- Namita Gokhale -- novelist, publisher, sparkplug of the annual Jaipur Literature Festival -- says the...

Real India: Ashis Nandy's post-colonial "intimate enemies" (AUDIO)

| Posted 09.13.2010 | World

NEW DELHI -- Ashis Nandy has a big idea about "loss and recovery" in the history of colonialism. The bumpersticker version is that the conquerors and...

Andrew Bacevich: how war without end became the rule (VIDEO)

| Posted 09.20.2010 | Politics

Andrew Bacevich is the soldier turned writer who's still unlearning and puncturing the Washington Rules of national security. The rules have turned i...

Daniel Kehlmann's Fame: The Self in the Cyber Century (AUDIO)

| Posted 09.23.2010 | Books

Daniel Kehlmann is a very funny, very philosophical young fictionist from Germany who will make you want more like him -- and more playfully engaging ...