Singapore-based Indian journalist and writer Zafar Anjum has been published in India, the US, the UK, Singapore and other countries. Apart from his non-fiction, The Resurgence of Satyam (Random House, 2012), his short stories have been anthologised in Love and Lust in Singapore (2010), Crime Scene: Singapore (2010) and Best of Southeast Asian Erotica (2010). He also blogs, mentors budding writers and is editor of Kitaab.org, a literary website. For Singapore Decalogue, he received the 2010 Arts Creation Fund grant from NAC, Singapore.
This book contains four well-researched essays that deal with the subject of India and China. The author has tried to examine the two countries through the eyes of eminent writers and thinkers such as Rabindranath Tagore, Kafka and Orwell.