December 28, 2015
by Neelima
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Philosophy of the West and the East @ Talking Terrace Book Club in December 2015 (Part 1)

Jaya had an eventful philosophical reading month in November, the highlight being that she finally managed to read Bertrand Russell’s The History of Western Philosophy after two long years. “Russell’s dispassionate approach should be appreciated. We have to remember that … Continue reading

August 31, 2015
by Neelima

Of Children’s books and the Esoteric @ Talking Terrace Book Club in August 2015 (Part 2)

Read Part 1 here. “I’m thinking clearly now, right?” Abhaya said on reading The Art of Thinking Clearly. It’s become a kind of company manual now, since everyone seems to have read it or talked about it at some point. “Every … Continue reading

May 28, 2015
by Neelima

Of Birthdays and Mothers @ Talking Terrace Book Club in May 2015 (Part 2)

The seriousness of our May session was interrupted by Srishti’s return to Good Omens. She takes her time with her books. “The baby swapping I told you about finally happened,” she said,” and it was all because of the chattering … Continue reading