An Indian writer living in the US for 30 years on the idea of home and belonging
By Amitava Kumar • 02/02/2019 at 12:04PM
‘Airports, your honour, are the places where immigrants feel most at home. And also the most uneasy.’
If I seek a home, it is in language. I’m using language to map a place, says Amitava Kumar, a professor of English at Vassar College in upstate New York, USA and the author of The Lovers: A Novel, among others.