Who is the author of “Divine Comedy”? [A]Goethe [B]Milton [C]Dante [D]Shakespeare Show Answer Dante The Divine Comedy is an epic poem written by Dante Alighieri between c. 1308 and his death in 1321. It is widely considered the preeminent work of Italian literature, and is seen as one of the greatest works of world literature.
Who is the author of the book ‘Chronicle of a Corpse Bearer’? [A]Cyrus Mistry [B]KR Meera [C]Jaswinder Singh [D]Madhu Acharya Show Answer Cyrus Mistry The Indian playwright and novelist, Cyrus Mistry has won the 2015 Sahitya Akademi awards for his English novel “Chronicle of a Corpse Bearer”. Mistry’s portrayal of the near-invisible community of Parsi
Who was the author of the book ‘Imagined Communities’? [A]Nidhi Eoseewong [B]Salman Rushide [C]Perry Anderson [D]Benedict Anderson Show Answer Benedict Anderson Benedict Anderson was the author of the book ‘Imagined Communities’. He passed away recently. He was a scholar of Southeast Asia who transformed the study of nationalism by positing that nations were “imagined communities”
Who of the following is the author of the book titled – ‘flood of Fire’? [A]Jhumpa Lahiri [B]Anita Desai [C]Amitav Ghosh [D]Vikram Seth Show Answer Amitav Ghosh Flood of Fire is written by Indian novelist Amitav Ghosh. It is the last volume of the Ibis trilogy. The other two novels of the trilogy are Sea
Who among the following was the author of the “Nritya Ratnakosha”, which gives finest details about Indian music?
Who among the following was the author of the “Nritya Ratnakosha”, which gives finest details about Indian music? [A]Kumbha [B]Bhojraj [C]Rana Raimal [D]None of them Show Answer Kumbha
Who among the following is the author of “Vir Vinod” which gives a history of Mewar? [A]Muhnaut Nainsi [B]Suryamal Mishran [C]Baankidas [D]Shayamaldas Show Answer Shayamaldas
Who is the author of the book titled-‘The Book of Gold Leaves ‘? [A]Anuradha Roy [B]Neel Mukherjee [C]Akhil Sharma [D]Mirza Waheed Show Answer Mirza Waheed Recently, six authors of Indian-origin have been shortlisted for this year’s DSC Prize for South Asian Literature. It includes Neel Mukherjee (author of The Lives of Others), Mirza Waheed (author
Who is the author of the book titled-‘Vanessa and Her Sister’? [A]Raj Kamal Jha [B]Priya Parmar [C]Akhil Sharma [D]Neel Mukherjee Show Answer Priya Parmar Indian-origin author Priya Parmar’s novel – ’Vanessa and Her Sister’ has been named by New York Times in its annual prestigious list of 100 most notable books of 2015. The novel
Who is the author of the book titled- ‘The modern Gurukul’? [A]Rekha Ganesan [B]Sonali Bendre [C]Anupam Kher [D]Amitabh Harivansh Show Answer Sonali Bendre Actress Sonali Bendre shared her life’s experiences in her debut book ‘The Modern Gurukul: My Experiment with Parenting’. In the book, she shared her three principles of parenting which she says will