Author Spotlight

Mayukh Sen

Mayukh Sen is a writer in New York. He has won a James Beard Award for his food writing and teaches food journalism at New York University. His first book, on the immigrant women who have shaped food in America, is forthcoming from W. W. Norton & Company in fall 2021.

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Bengali First: The Fierce Commitments of Soumitra Chatterjee
Bengali First: The Fierce Commitments of Soumitra Chatterjee

The esteemed actor, who died in November, was far more than the face of Satyajit Ray’s cinema. Always, though, he maintained an unwavering devotion to his roots in Bengal.

By Mayukh Sen

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The Money Pit: Uttam Kumar in The Hero

Performances

The Money Pit: Uttam Kumar in The Hero

In the first of his two collaborations with Satyajit Ray, the Bengali superstar did not just rely on his image, he enriched it with a unique blend of charisma and craft.

By Mayukh Sen

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