lifestyle

Portrait of an artist

A new book focusses on the work of Armenian-American artist Elizabeth ‘Lizo’ Shahenian Known for her romantic novel The Recession Groom, Vani Kaushal forayed into a whole new territory when she started writing about the works of Elizabeth ‘Lizo’ Shahenian, an award-winning Armenian-American artist. Kaushal’s latest, her first non-fiction, Flowers Forever is about the art […]

celebrity

Memorial for author Sandra Harmon held at Lee Grant’s LA home

A memorial was held Saturday for author Sandra Harmon at Oscar winner Lee Grant’s LA home. We’re told Grant’s husband Joe Feury, Rod Stewart’s power manager Arnold Stiefel, and producer Mary Beth Yarrow attended. Harmon co-wrote the hit book “Elvis and Me” with Priscilla Presley, which was turned into an ABC miniseries. Harmon, who also […]

cities

Writing on Bhagat Singh is a passion for this 74-year-old

Madan Mohan Juneja, who retired as head of Department of History, Chhaju Ram Memorial Jat PG College of Hisar in Haryana, over the years has authored 30 books, and 10 among them in multiple languages are about Bhagat Singh. Old age has not stopped 74-year-old Professor Madan Mohan Juneja from studying and writing about martyr […]

tv & movies

Did legendary poet Lord Byron have anorexia?

British journalist and author Antony Peattie traces the condition of anorexia in England’s celebrated poet, Lord George Byron, in his soon-to-be-released book Lord Byron, the 18th-century, Romantic era poet, was known as much for his flamboyant affairs, as he was for his literary genius. However, it is only in the past decade, that details of […]

lifestyle

In the end, we’re all alone, says author Neel Patel

Author and screenwriter Neel Patel extols the thematic discussions of ‘If You See Me, Don’t Say Hi’ and how they shape different Indian communities However much we like novels to which we can return with new eyes, short stories have taken on the same winning qualities through equal measures of impeccable writing and commendable imagination. […]