Sunday, May 5, 2013

Out of Print in the Sunday Guardian

An article in the Sunday Guardian on the place of the online journal in India's literary scene.

'Is the literary journal dying a slow but inevitable death? Hardly, scoff the growing number of journals that have been leading almost secret lives on the Internet: they have merely shifted locations. A simple Google search for names like PratilipiMuse IndiaKritya, PyrtaOut of PrintAlmost IslandColdnoon and The Four Quarters Magazine – all online literary journals steadily publishing new voices for several years now – reveals a profusion of multi-genre contemporary writing from across the country, just one click away.'