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To Remember Is to Live Again

Buddhadeva Bose & Amit Chaudhuri

‘Never, long as I live, will I forget the few days I had spent with the Millers.’ Buddhadeva Bose on his friendship with Henry Miller.

Buddhadeva Bose

Buddhadeva Bose (1908–1974) was one of the greatest and most versatile writers in the Bengali literary sphere succeeding Tagore – a poet, playwright, novelist, short story writer, literary critic and essayist of great distinction. He received the Sahitya Akademi Award in 1967 and the Padma Bhushan in 1970.

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Amit Chaudhuri

Amit Chaudhuri is the author of seven novels, including Friend of My Youth. He is also a musician, poet and essayist. His new book, Finding the Raga: An Improvisation on Indian Music, will be published in 2021 by Faber & Faber in the UK, New York Review Books in the US and Penguin Random House in India. Ramanujan, his new collection of poems, will be published by Shearsman Books in 2021.

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