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Storyteller: The Alchemist

    I began to read during my late teens. Being an over protected child and a loner; all I was left with were books. Most of my solitary moments were spent immersed amidst white...


Reflections on Ceylan’s ‘Winter Sleep’

From celebrated Turkish film-maker Nuri Bilge Ceylan, comes the Winter Sleep (2014, Turkish), an intensely absorbing drama that mostly centers on familial relationships. To me the entire film seemed like a philosophical discourse on the...


Brewing the Liquor Culture

  Drinking and the attitudes towards the consumption of alcohol vary across culture.  Over the years, human beings invented various ways of brewing alcohol and distilling spirits and drinking has been an integral part of...