A review of A Writer’s People: Ways of Looking and Feeling by V.S. Naipaul, in the London Review of Books, 1 November 2007
Two groups came from India,
They were called Hindu and Musalman,
Both of them were full of affection,
Like two brothers born of the same mother.
Sanjay Subrahmanyam teaches history at UCLA. He should not be confused with a Carnatic musician of the same name.
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