20th June 1952 - Vikram Seth is born

Vikram Seth

On this day in 1952 Vikram Seth, author of ‘A Suitable Boy’, was born in Kolkata. He now lives in Bemerton.

Vikram Seth talks and reads bit of a poem about buying George Herbert’s house here:


By Amrhelweh - Own work, CC BY-SA 4.0, Link