TITLE: When We Talk About A Place
GENRE: Adult Historical Fiction
‘When We Talk About A Place’ begins in 1749 colonial French enclave in India. The 205-year narrative spans eight generations. Six Hindu, Muslim and Christian family plots intertwine caste, community, religion and politics. They reveal touching intricate webs, tensile strengths and terrible weaknesses of India. There is deceit, murder, oppression and gritty elements of rural life. This saga also spotlights the classical cultural world of the Tamil people.