Khair, Tabish

About Tabish Khair


Khair's University of Aarhus homepage, 2010: List of publications, research and research communication, books and articles

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Wood, Michael. Indian Visions (Rev. of Babu Fictions and three other novels). Guardian, 2001 (April 12).

Adil, Alev. Rev. of The Bus Stopped. Independent, 2004 (May 24).

Safieddine, Hicham. Discovering the World Through Non-European Eyes (Rev. of Routes). Weekly Al-Ahram (Egypt), 2006.

Basu, Soma. Different Journeys and Destinations (Rev. of Routes). The Hindu, 2006 (February 5).

Nair, Rukmini Bhaya. Intimations of Mortality (Rev. of Babu Fictions). The Hindu, 2001 (May 6).

Ghosh, Priyali. Babus versus Coolies: A Review (of Angles on the English Speaking World, Vol. I). SOAS (School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London) Literary Review, 2001.

Kumar Shiv S. When Lives Intersect. The Hindu, 2004 (May 2).



Gopalakrishnan, Amulya. Not Just Social Realism. The Hindu, 2004 (May 2).

Writings by Tabish Khair




  • Dig Down to the Roots. Guardian, 2005 (April 23). - Khair reviews Surface by Siddhartha Deb and This Other Salt by Aamer Hussein

  • Indian Summary. Guardian, 2005 (May 21). - Khair reviews The Alchemy of Desire by Tarun J Tejpal

  • True Colours. Guardian, 2005 (September 10). - Khair reviews Dancing in the Dark by Caryl Phillips

  • Bleak House. Guardian, 2005 (October 22). - Khair reviews The Wonder House by Justine Hardy

  • Where Hell Begins. The Hindu, 2002 (July 7). - Khair reviews Heaven’s Edge by Romesh Gunesekera

  • Hating America. The Hindu, 2003 (July 6). - Khair reviews Why Do People Hate America? by Ziauddin Sardar and Merryl Wyn Davies





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