Sikandar Chowk Park
Language: en
Pages: 286
Authors: Neelum Saran Gour
Categories: Bombings
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Penguin Books India

After a bomb blast rips through Sikandar Chowk Park, Allahabad, killing 57 people, a journalist pieces together the lives of 11 of the dead. The author crafts a witty tale, which addresses contemporary issues of communal and caste prejudices, bigotry and faith, forgiveness and redemption.
The Radio Right
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Paul Matzko
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-01 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

In the past few years, trust in traditional media has reached new lows. Many Americans disbelieve what they hear from the "mainstream media," and have turned to getting information from media echo chambers which are reflective of a single party or ideology. In this book, Paul Matzko reveals that this
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: Kevin Young
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-11-14 - Publisher: Graywolf Press

Longlisted for the National Book Award for Nonfiction “There Kevin Young goes again, giving us books we greatly need, cleverly disguised as books we merely want. Unexpectedly essential.”—Marlon James Award-winning poet and critic Kevin Young tours us through a rogue’s gallery of hoaxers, plagiarists, forgers, and fakers—from the humbug of
The Changing Economic Geography of Globalization
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Giovanna Vertova
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-04-20 - Publisher: Routledge

The process of globalization has had profound, often destabilizing, effects on space, at all levels (i.e. local, regional, national, international). This revealing book analyzes, both theoretically and empirically, the effects of globalization over space. It considers, through a dialogue among different paradigms, the ways in which space has become more
Introducing the Creative Industries
Language: en
Pages: 280
Authors: Rosamund Davies, Gauti Sigthorsson
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-22 - Publisher: SAGE Publications Limited

"Creativity used to be the difficult concept to define - now it has probably been overtaken by the concept 'creative industries'. However, this text does a sterling job at identifying, outlining and defining the many elements that go to make up this booming sector of industry. What makes it particularly