“On Nov 17 this year, the Burmese writer Ma Thida and I went to visit the offices of the Press Scrutiny Board in Yangon, the seat of the country’s once-feared censorship authority. ...”
The great man of Indian literature himself – one of my favourite novels is the ‘Hungry Tide’ – was invited to Burma by the Indian Embassy in November. Read the rest of the account of his trip on his blog.
See on amitavghosh.com