In memory of a bookshop

There is a bookshop on Elgin Road, Calcutta. It used to be a bookshop under a different name before, run by a nationwide chain of bookshops. Now it is run by a group which intially kept most of the elements which had made the old bookshop popular, until recently. With the recent renovation of the… Continue reading In memory of a bookshop

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Places: Calcutta

In the opening lines of the hit show 'The Wonder Years', the narrator says, " I guess most people think of the suburb as a place with all the disadvantages of the city, and none of the advantages of the country." This quote can be used in the context of Calcutta, albeit modified. Calcutta is a… Continue reading Places: Calcutta