Sunday, July 08, 2007

The 80-yr-old fanzine

A Handwritten Daily Paper in India Faces the Digital Future

I must admit, halfway through I was thinking; good riddance to another retrograde religious rag. But read on and you learn about its fascinating history and, more importantly, its enlightened attitudes. You learn something new every day, but it isn't always this much worth learning.

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Hi Rob!

I thought this sounded familiar. Language Hat has been covering Urdu calligraphy intermittently over the last few months. I think this link has the links to all the prior articles and links:

Urdu calligraphy update (June 12th 2007)