Samit Basu Talks Turbulence

Last month we gave you our review of Turbulence, the American debut of Indian author Samit Basu. A few weeks back, I  got to interview Basu and find out more about his influences, what he hoped to accomplish with Turbulence, and where the series might go with the upcoming second book, Resistance. However, before we get to the […]

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Turbulence Review

Samit Basu has made a name for himself in India, the U.K., and elsewhere, with a mix of fantasy and SF fiction. His newest novel, Turbulence, marks his first U.S. release (it’s been out for several years in other countries) and is the first installment of a superhero trilogy. When Aman Sen disembarks his plane in New […]

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Indian Cartoonist Arrested for Violating Sedition Law

Indian cartoonist Aseem Trivedi has been arrested for drawing cartoons. Seriously. The case hinges on a complaint about cartoons published during anti-corruption protests last year. Trivedi’s cartoons attacked perceived corruption in India’s political system, with one of them depicting three lions in India’s national emblem as wolves and another showing parliament as a toilet, Hiremath said. […]

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