Articles by Bidisha

A room of her own

Bidisha runs writers' retreats. She reports that the women who attend struggle to carve out the time and psychological space for their work

Bidisha // 25 February 2011

Categories: Work and Play


Stella Duffy's first historical novel tells the story of Theodora's rise from the stage to co-ruler of Constantinople, says Bidisha, without glossing over her restricted agency

Bidisha // 30 July 2010

Categories: Books

My Animal Life

Novelist Maggie Gee deals with the familiar subject-matter of family life and struggling artist, but Bidisha finds the results far from ordinary

Bidisha // 27 June 2010

Categories: Books


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