Author’s Note on ‘1984: The Anti-Sikh Violence and After’

Why now? Why thirty years later? This book got going, suddenly one afternoon in 2014, in the course of a chat with my friend and colleague Sagarika Ghose. ‘Why haven’t you written a book on 1984 yet?’ she asked. I didn’t have an answer as good as the question. We spoke when 1984 was back in the air.… Continue reading Author’s Note on ‘1984: The Anti-Sikh Violence and After’