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Ankita Singh  performs at Alfa Beta Complex

Ankita Singh  performs at Alfa Beta Complex

- by Republica

Ankita Singh, a solo musical poet, performed poetry recitation for the first time in Nepal at an event  organized by Alfa Beta on 2nd May 2022.  Ankita Singh’s poetry incorporates every generation of society,...

Dr Tripathi inaugurates Banira Foundation Museum

Dr Tripathi inaugurates Banira Foundation Museum

- by Republica

Senior critic Professor Dr Basudev Tripathi inaugurated the Banira Foundation building and Banira Museum amid a ceremony on Wednesday. On this occasion, Tripathi inaugurated a statue of Dr Banira Giri, a gem of Nepali Literature.

"Pradesh Ma Media" launched

"Pradesh Ma Media" launched

- by Republica

The Center for Media Research Nepal launched a book titled “Pradesh Ma Media” during a program in Kathmandu on Monday. The book has analyzed the status of various unions and media in operation in the...

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Rare Toni Morrison short story to be published as a book

Rare Toni Morrison short story to be published as a book

- by Associated Press

To much of the world the late Toni Morrison was a novelist, celebrated for such classics as “Beloved,” “Song of Solomon” and “The Bluest Eye.” But the Nobel laureate did not confine herself to one kind of writing.

Sanjeev Pokharel's 'Ek Ani Shunya' released

Sanjeev Pokharel's 'Ek Ani Shunya' released

- by Republica

'Ek ani Shunya', a book on western philosophy by Sanjeev Pokharel was released amidst an event at Publication Nepalaya on Saturday. According to a press statement released by Nepalaya, the book builds upon the 10 major philosophical trends that form the basis of western philosophy. The author launched the book by offering it to his daughter, Khushi Pokharel.

Joan Didion, peerless prose stylist, dies at 87

Joan Didion, peerless prose stylist, dies at 87

- by Associated Press

Joan Didion, the revered author and essayist whose precise social and personal commentary in such classics as “The White Album” and “The Year of Magical Thinking” made her a uniquely clear-eyed critic of turbulent times, has died. She was 87.

"Sita - A Tale of Ancient Love" released amid a musical event

"Sita - A Tale of Ancient Love" released amid a musical event

- by Republica

Based on a variety of sources including published material, stories from religious texts, and from tales passed on since generations, the book “reflects the understanding of such stories by the author… presented in simplified form.”, it added. Moreover, it added that the book is expected to promote tourism in Janakpur, which also contains some 16 eye-catching illustrative paintings from Pratibha Kumari.

Sarala Gautam's 'Pinjadako Manchhe' released

Sarala Gautam's 'Pinjadako Manchhe' released

- by Republica

Sarala Gautam's 'Pinjadako Manchhe', an anthology of essays, has been released by Publications Nepalaya. This is the second book published as the primary ebook by Nepalaya this year. Prior to this, it had launched Sujeev Shakya's 'Arthat Pariwartan' as its first primary ebook release earlier in 2021.

5 things about Saigrace Pokharel

5 things about Saigrace Pokharel

- by Sangita Shrestha

Saigrace Pokharel is a social impact storyteller who is based in Barcelona, Spain. He is currently in Nepal and is busy with his “Word Tour with Saigrace”. He owns a production house and he produces commercial photos and videos for different companies. At this time, in Nepal he is visiting seven different places — Dhangadhi, Jhapa, Dharan, Chitwan, Butwal, Pokhara and Kathmandu — for his Word Tour. Moreover, he is working on his project to publish his first novel and song.

Prize-winning 1619 Project now coming out in book form

Prize-winning 1619 Project now coming out in book form

- by Associated Press

Thais Perkins is the owner of Reverie Books in Austin, Texas, and the parent of a middle school student and high school student. Among the books she is eager to have in her store, and in the schools, is an expanded edition of “The 1619 Project” that comes out this week.

English translation of novel ‘Fatsung’ released

English translation of novel ‘Fatsung’ released

- by Republica

Author Chuden Kabimo’s novel ‘Fatsung’ has been translated into English, titled ‘Song of the Soil’, has been released in Nepal, India and the Uk simultaneously, recently. Kabimo is a Nepali writer of Indian origin who penned about the Gorkhaland movement for identity in the book. His book has been translated by author and publisher Ajit Baral in English.

Tanzanian Abdulrazak Gurnah awarded Nobel literature prize

Tanzanian Abdulrazak Gurnah awarded Nobel literature prize

- by Associated Press

Gurnah, who recently retired as a professor of English and post-colonial literatures at the University of Kent, got the call from the Swedish Academy in the kitchen of his home in Canterbury, in southeast England — and initially thought it was a prank.

Dr Tulsi Acharya's novel 'Mochan' released

Dr Tulsi Acharya's novel 'Mochan' released

- by Republica

Dr Tulsi Acharya's novel 'Mochan' has been made public. Renowned author and editor Rajan Mukarung, critic and poet Mahesh Poudyal, Professor Gyanu Adhikari and journalist Tikaram Yatri jointly unveiled the novel at the Nepal Academy Hall, Kamaladi.

‘Kitab Jatra 2078' to begin on September 26

‘Kitab Jatra 2078' to begin on September 26

- by Republica

Kitab Yatra Foundation is going to organize the fourth edition of ‘ Kitab Jatra’. The seven-day long festival, Kitab Jatra 2078, is scheduled to begin on September 26 and end on October 2.

Aalaka Atreya Chudal's 'Ninada Vallari' launched

Aalaka Atreya Chudal's 'Ninada Vallari' launched

- by Republica

On the occasion of Father's day, Publication Nepa~laya has come up with Aalaka Atreya Chudal's 'Ninada Vallari'. Dedicated to her father, late Vishnu Raj Atreya, a prolific Sanskrit scholar himself, the book is an elegy written in prosodies or chhanda. This is the first book to be published under Nepa~laya Kavita, an exclusive imprint series promoting various genres of Nepali poetry.