A former fashion designer who is based in New York, Stuart drew on his own experiences growing up gay for the story of young Shuggie.
Political scientist Prof. Niraja Gopal Jayal, chair of India’s richest literary prize for non-fiction, says accessibility for a broader audience is an important consideration.
The winner of the Rs15 lakh prize will be announced in early December.
"Here I had to be quiet and obedient. The furniture, the windows and the house repulsed me."
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'Moustache' has been translated from Malayalam by Jayasree Kalathil.
While I read English fiction to become better at writing, the story-in-Hindi sucked me in, leaving no time to pay attention to specific phrases and sentences.
In the 13 years that we’ve lived in our house, our neighbours have remained just neighbours, nothing more, nothing less. For companionship, my Appa has his pigeons, hawks and crows.