A return to Umberto Eco

The unwavering intensity of his writing, and of his commitment to seem to be chronicling something as opposed to be vainly conjecturing something, is what made his fiction worth committing to.

'Don't Move Away'

AR Rahman is masterful at combining lyrical traditions with those forms of music in which they've seldom existed, and achieves that seamless weave with subtle, well-crafted interventions.