The White Tiger by Arvind Adiga (2008) Review: The Booker Prize Winner that Exposes the Darkness Underlying a New Shining India

The White Tiger (2021) Netflix movie

Adapted into a 2021 film starring Priyanka Chopra Jonas and Rajkummar Rao, Adiga’s The White Tiger (2008) is an Indian novel that dives into the truths behind its modernization. “The story of a poor man’s life is written on his body, in a sharp pen.” Winner of the 40th Booker Prize, Indian author Aravind Adiga’s […]

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Scenes From A Childhood (1996) by the 2023 Nobel Prize in Literature Winner Jon Fosse (Review): Fosse, His Childhood And The Fossil of Confessions

Scenes from a Childhood

Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature 2023, the author delves into Jon Fosse’s ‘Scenes from a Childhood’ in this review. In his 2022 interview with the Los Angeles Review of Books, Jon Fosse elaborated on what it means to have a backhand in the praxis of literary pursuit. He confessed to a mystic quality, […]

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The Turn of the Screw (1898) Review: The Inspiration Behind Mike Flanagan’s The Haunting of Bly Manor

The Haunting of Bly Manor Series inspired by The Turn of the Screw

Henry James’ The Turn of the Screw has inspired several movie adaptations and a popular Netflix TV series by Mike Flanagan. Here, the author dives into the novella that oscillates between the supernatural and the psychical. Who doesn’t love a good old ghost story? Tales filled with macabre and sinister elements that let us project […]

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