Dr Satendra Nandan

Fiji’s Complex Fate: Being a Fijian
Opinion

Fiji’s Complex Fate: Being a Fijian

Exactly forty years ago, in my passion for politics of equality, justice and in pursuit of a sense of non-racial bel...

Cities of Joy, Hearts in Pain
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Cities of Joy, Hearts in Pain

Until the age of 18, I’d never visited a city. Nadi was my town and I could walk to it from Maigania. Years later ...

Deenbandhu Charlie:  Girmit And Gandhi
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Deenbandhu Charlie: Girmit And Gandhi

Emeritus Professor Satendra Nandan is currently working on an historical novel, tentatively titled ‘Bury My Bones ...

Two Cheers For Hillary  And Hope
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Two Cheers For Hillary And Hope

One of my favourite  contemporary writers is the Nigerian author Wole Soyinka, the first literary Nobel laureate of...

Literature: Our Common  Inheritance
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Literature: Our Common Inheritance

Fiji leading writer Satendra Nandan’s fourth book of essays, Dispatches from Distant Shores, will be published thi...

Hillary Makes Her Story
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Hillary Makes Her Story

Satendra Nandan is Fiji’s leading writer. His fourth book of essays, Dispatches From Distant Shores, will be publi...

The Little Things Of Life
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The Little Things Of Life

Satendra Nandan is Fiji’s leading writer. His next two books, Dispatches from Distant Shores (essays) and Loving Y...

Shakespeare’s Global Stage
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Shakespeare’s Global Stage

Fiji’s leading writer Satendra Nandan’s fourth book of essays, ‘Autumn Leaves: Writing Myself,’ will be publ...

Bridge collapse Unravels Lost Friendship
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Bridge collapse Unravels Lost Friendship

 Satendra Nandan is Fiji’s leading writers. His travelogue, Loving You Eternally, and his fourth book of essays...

THE SIMPLICITY OF LOVE – AN EASTER SHORT STORY
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THE SIMPLICITY OF LOVE – AN EASTER SHORT STORY

   As he began telling Raj of his clandestine meetings with Shanta, Raj slipped under the brown blanket and sl...

The Simplicity Of Love- An Easter Short Story
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The Simplicity Of Love- An Easter Short Story

Satendra Nandan is Fiji’s leading writer. His collection of Fijian short stories, Ashes and Waves, is due for publ...

Killing the Mocking Bird : Literature in  Life
Opinion

Killing the Mocking Bird : Literature in Life

Satendra Nandan’s new book, Loving You Eternally: From Nadi to New Delhi, will be published later this year.  ...

Indian Diaspora:  Distant Reflections
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Indian Diaspora: Distant Reflections

Satendra Nandan is Fiji’s leading writer. His new book, Loving You Eternally: From Nadi to New Delhi, will be publ...

The Gift
Opinion

The Gift

The author is Fiji’s leading writer. His collected Fijian short stories, Ashes and Waves, will be published in 201...

Writing: A Point Of View
Opinion

Writing: A Point Of View

This is an edited version of a talk given by Fiji’s leading writer Professor Satendra Nandan at Cumberland Lodge, ...

A Season For Glittering Prizes
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A Season For Glittering Prizes

Professor Satendra Nandan is Fiji’s leading writer. His latest book, Brief Encounters, was launched last week in C...

Nehruvian Idea Of A  New India
Opinion

Nehruvian Idea Of A New India

On the 126 birth anniversary of India’s first prime minister, Jawaharlal Nehru, Satendra Nandan gives a brief port...

An Unfinished  Literary Journey
Opinion

An Unfinished Literary Journey

Professor Satendra Nandan’s  book BRIEF ENCOUNTERS was published in July and launched in Germany at the biennial ...

OPINON: SORRY – A Small Word Opens A Bigger World
Opinion

OPINON: SORRY – A Small Word Opens A Bigger World

Professor Satendra Nandan’s new book, BRIEF ENCOUNTERS, was published in July and launched in Germany. Among his w...

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