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What made Pankaj Mishra turn to fiction after a gap of two decades?

Out with a novel after two decades, Mishra tells Ritwik Sharma that fiction may be able to tell the important truths far more than fact-based narratives

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Ritwik Sharma 



Pankaj Mishra
Illustration: Binay Sinha

Nobody can perhaps appreciate work-from-home better than a solitary writer. As we log in on Zoom, Pankaj Mishra enquires where I stay and where my office is. Then he says I must be happy to be working from home. I smile.

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First Published: Fri, March 11 2022. 21:27 IST

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