One Man, Two Executions

01 November 2020

Arjun Rajendran

This poetry collection starts by excavating stories from the Carnatic Wars in colonial Pondicherry between 1739 and 1749, including those about a French ship trying to make itself invisible to the English fleet. The anthology also contains poems about everything from poetry and editing to travel and watercolour.

Context, Westland, Rs 499, 140 pages