Episode from the podcastThe Seen and the Unseen - hosted by Amit Varma

The Loneliness of the Long-Distance Trucker

Released Sunday, 27th September 2020
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There is much romance in being on the open road, always on the move. But not for the long-distance trucker, trapped in a moving cocoon, always travelling but getting nowhere slowly. Rajat Ubhaykar joins Amit Varma in episode 192 of The Seen and the Unseen to describe his insights from hitchhiking around India on trucks.

Also check out:
1. Truck de India!: A Hitchhiker's guide to Hindustan -- Rajat Ubhaykar.
2. A Free Man -- Aman Sethi.
3. English, August -- Upamanyu Chatterjee.
4. Bird on the Wire -- Leonard Cohen.
5. Why Children Labour -- Amit Varma.
6. Young India -- Episode 83 of The Seen and the Unseen (w Snigdha Poonam).
7. Dreamers -- Snigdha Poonam.
8. Aloo Posto recipes: 1234.
9. Amit Varma's India Uncut posts from Peshawar (2006): 123456.
10. A Tale Of Two Bandits: Naxals And The Indian State -- Amit Varma.
11. Power and Prosperity -- Mancur Olson.
12. The Roving Bandits of Uttar Pradesh -- Episode 4 of Econ Central.
13. Jeevan Ke Safar Mein Rahi.

Also check out Amit Varma's online course, The Art of Clear Writing.

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2h 38m 31s
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Season
1
Episode
192
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