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Characters · eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ✓ Sarnath Banerjee

Download Í Corridor ´ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Characters · eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ✓ Sarnath Banerjee Free read Corridor In the heart of Lutyens' Delhi sits Jehangir Rangoonwalla enlightened dispenser of tea wisdom and second hand books Among his customers are Brighu a postmodern Ibn Batuta looking for obscure coll. Corridor written and drawn by Sarnath Banerjee claims to be India s first graphic novel Corridor is all urban and mostly male All the characters in its social network are connected to one central person Jehangir Rangoonwalla who is of a philosophy dispenser than a second hand book seller which is his profession Brighu is an obsessive collector of things and is currently pondering whether to settle down with his girlfriend Kali Digital Dutta thinks about his H1 B visa during the day while at night Karl Marx advises him to use his knowledge to help the poor Shintu is newly married and is on the search for an aphrodisiac to enhance his pleasure at night There are no beginnings no conclusions life continues through the corridors of DelhiSarnath doesn t say it but the novel is semi autobiographical Brighu s story is definitely that of the author himself and the ending pages confirm that Corridor reuired 2 readings for complete satisfaction At the first read you notice the characters the clever puns all over the place and above all the complete Indian urbanity in the strips But due to the non linear storytelling a second read was needed to get in order the jigsaw pieces of the characters lives Though Corridor disappoints a little with the way plots are tied together Sarnath blows the reader s mind with the details He s got everything spot on the urban landscape of Delhi and Kolkata the characters the language and the weather Humour of the sarcasticironic kind is all over the place The novel reeks with an uniue Indianness I ve never seen used before in comics not like there are many books in this genre anyway Moral science charts from our youth How to be an ideal boy clich d Bollywood scenes bound volumes of Phantom comics the healing power of Gelusil and the uintessential autorickshaw driver dozing the noon away in his back seat all find a way to unobtrusively lodge themselves into the strips and story The art and letters are all hand drawn looks like computers have never touched it during the process This is actually good since it has that rough amateur taste A few pages in the book are colored in the rest is black n white The book is 112 pages long I was surprised it took a couple of hours to read through this tiny book of comic strips That is a testament to the amount of detail Sarnath has sueezed into each box I call this a must read for any Indian who was city bred

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Download Í Corridor ´ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Characters · eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ✓ Sarnath Banerjee Free read Corridor Es of old Delhi Played out in the corridors of Connaught Place and Calcutta the story captures the alienation and fragmented reality of urban life through an imaginative alchemy of text and image. People are like onions they have layers and layers exactly my friend But the thing is who has time to look at them attentively Thank you Mr Rangoonwala that you took time to probe and explore Otherwisehuh

Characters · eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ✓ Sarnath Banerjee

Download Í Corridor ´ eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF Characters · eBook, ePUB or Kindle PDF ✓ Sarnath Banerjee Free read Corridor Ectibles and a love life; Digital Dutta who lives mostly in his head torn between Karl Marx and an H1 B visa; and the newly married Shintu looking for the ultimate aphrodisiac in the seedy by lan. I like this a lot better than when I first read it but I still think it is let down by an excess of callow urban angst and a Naipaulesue reliance on groteserie Still has some great bits that really capture the rhythms and byways of a city

  • Paperback
  • 112
  • Corridor
  • Sarnath Banerjee
  • English
  • 05 July 2017
  • 9780143031383