Amid warnings that South Asians are losing the skills to…value their textual heritage, petitions call for Murty Classical’s Sheldon Pollock to step down.
With the launch of a new series of Indian classics, Harvard University Press aims to repeat what it did for Greek and Roman with the Loeb Classical Library.
Why has Thomas Pikkety’s academically-inclined Capital in the Twenty-First Century become one of the top books of 2014? It was the right book at the right time.
Arthur Goldhammer has translated some 130 books from the French and makes his living solely from translations, something increasingly rare today.
Harvard University Press has an unlikely bestseller with Thomas Piketty’s Capital in the Twenty-First Century, which has sold 80,000 copies in less than two months.