A review of my book in THE BOOK REVIEW (January 2013) by Parsa Venkateshwar Rao Jr. He writes: "Sugata displays an enviable linguistic and cultural felicity... It is the cultural treasures that Sugata shares with readers who do not know Kannada is the wonderful
thing about this collection. The essays show the complex cultural
patterns which are interwoven while remaining distinct and seperate.
Srinivasaraju sets a good example for journalists and writers from other
Indian languages to write in English about the cultural riches of their
respective languages. Yes, this is a lesson that only a Kannadiga can