Celebrating 25 years of publishing excellence

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  1. ‘Consolidation goes against the principles of independent publishing’ — Indira Chandrasekhar
    20
    Jul

    ‘Consolidation goes against the principles of independent publishing’ — Indira Chandrasekhar

    PrintWeek India (PWI): What have been the prominent changes that you have witnessed over the years in academic book publishing?Indira Chandrasekhar (IC): When I first entered publishing, in 1980, there were just three to four large (well-known) academic publishing houses in India, offshoots of British publishing companies, and a few smaller Indian publishers who were active in the field. Over the last three decades the academic publishing scene has grown manifold with many more players. In the s[...]
  2. Of Independents, Challenges and Alternatives
    07
    Jul

    Of Independents, Challenges and Alternatives

    Indira Chandrasekhar talks to Frederick Noronha of her experiences with alternative publishing and more. Interview at the workshop on 'Spreading the Word: Copyright, Dissemination and Independent Publishing' organized by the Independent Publishers' Distribution Alternatives (IPDA) in collaboration with Alternative Law Forum, 24–25 June 2010, Bangalore. Tulika Books is one of the founder-members of the IPDA. Source: https://ipdaindia.wordpress.com/category/video-interviews/
  3. The Tulika Story
    26
    Jun

    The Tulika Story

    Standing firm by our principles in the face of crises and challenges is not new to us. As we celebrate the 25 years of Tulika Books in all its essence, we move forward, our faith reaffirmed and principles re-consolidated. Look back at Tulika Books with us through these interviews on different occasions with Indira Chandrasekhar, Managing Editor, Tulika Books. INDEPENDENT PUBLISHING: THE TULIKA BOOKS STORY – Indira (Indu) Chandrasekhar Publishers on Publishing: Inside India’s Book Busi[...]
  4. An interview with Noam Chomsky on his book 'What Kind of Creatures Are We?' by Idan Landau
    18
    May

    An interview with Noam Chomsky on his book 'What Kind of Creatures Are We?' by Idan Landau

    Noam Chomsky is an eminent theoretical linguist, founder of the biolinguistic perspective on language. He is also a cognitive scientist, a philosopher, and one of the most well-respected political commentators of our time. Presently, he is Institute Professor Emeritus at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Laureate Professor at the University of Arizona. Idan Landau is Professor of Linguistics at Ben-Gurion University, Israel. On Mind and Matter Idan Landau (IL): [...]
  5. Don’t let a virus cut out our tongues_International Alliance_May 2020
    07
    May

    Don’t let a virus cut out our tongues_International Alliance_May 2020

    To be an independent publisher is to question the world, to help make sense of it, today and tomorrow “Don’t let a virus cut out our tongues” .. Margaret Atwood International independent publishers facing the pandemic (May 2020) The International Alliance of Independent Publishers (a network of more than 750 publishing houses in 55 countries around the world) was created in 2002 in response to the movements towards concentration and commodification of publishing that André S[...]