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Title : My Dad At The Zoo

Author : Coralie Saudo & Kris Di Giacomo

Translated in : English

Translated by : Renuka George

Publisher/Rights Holder : Full Circle

Date of publication : 2016

The long-awaited follow up to My Dad Is Big and Strong, But . . ., My Dad at the Zoo is another tale of role reversal in which Dad reverts to the unsocialized...

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Title : Muthalithuvam patripatthu paadangal / Le Capitalisme En Dix Leçons

Translated in : Tamil

Translated by : S.R. Kichenamourty

Publisher/Rights Holder : Kalachuvadu publications

Date of publication : March 2016

It is clear without a doubt that today, capitalism is in a fix. What is the capitalist economy like? Has it been growing traditional? How does it work? In 10 c...

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Title : The Way of the World / L'Usage du Monde

Author : Nicolas Bouvier

Translated in : English

Translated by : Robyn Marsack

Publisher/Rights Holder : Yoda Press

Date of publication : 2016

In 1953, twenty-four-year old Nicolas Bouvier and his artist friend Thierry Vernet set out to make their way overland from their native Geneva to the Khyber Pas...

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Verdun’s Memory in India!

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  Edith Desrousseaux de Medrano will participate in the conference Sites of Conscience: Curating for a Partition Museum in Delhi on the May 21, 2016, and share her expertise and experience in curating memory, the memory of a war that has left a deep mark in history and turned the course of world events.

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