Sudipto Sanyal teaches English and culture studies at Techno India University in Kolkata, India. He has published widely on music, literature, and urban culture in both the academic and popular presses. His work on Kolkata's wetlands will be published early in 2021 in 1843 magazine.
In that fine tradition of Latin American culture, Diego Armando Maradona was nothing if not a magical realist. Unconcerned with good and evil, he embodied that ancient connection between children and godliness.