Saturday, October 23, 2010


Mumbai University bans Rohinton Mistry's Booker-nominated novel Such a Long Journey from its syllabus, following threats by the Shiv Sena.

Linked here is Mistry's response to what he alludes to as a "sorry spectacle" and here, an article in The Daily Maverick on the incident.

Deboleena Rakshit, UG III