Tag: DSC Prize for South Asian Literature

  • The DSC Prize for South Asian Literature: The (revised) longlist

    (Following a clarification on the rules of eligibility regarding publication dates for the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature, the jury is happy to announce the revised longlist. It was brought to the jury’s attention that two novels previously discussed and endorsed were, under the rules, eligible for contention in the final analysis. Here is […]

  • The BS column: Mapping Asia

    The definition of South Asia is not permanently fixed,” publisher and writer Urvashi Butalia observed recently. Neither, by implication, is the definition of what puts the India in the term “Indian writing”, and in different ways, three separate Indian/ Asian prizes are looking for new ways to populate the shelf of South Asian literature. For […]

  • DSC Prize: deadline extended to 5th May

    For publishers: got this from the DSC Prize for South Asian Literature team: “We are extending the deadline for entries for the DSC prize for SouthAsian Literature to 5th May, 2010. This is due to several requests comingfrom many publishing houses, mostly overseas, whose entries are delayeddue to the grounding of flights after the volcano […]