- Author: Bharath Murthy
- Publisher: Studio Ekonte
- ISBN: 9788193738016
VÉRITÉ is a comics anthology magazine for adults, published from India, featuring alternative comics by Indian and other artists along with alternative manga by Japanese artists. This makes the magazine two-sided with a double cover, the front side featuring comics drawn left to right and the back side featuring Japanese manga in English translation, read from right to left.
Vérité 02 features works by Sunil Nampu, Lokesh Khodke, Anpu Varkey, Svanhild Wall & Bharath Murthy and Japanese comics by Takashi Fukutani, Nazuna Saito, Susumu Higa and Seiichi Hayashi. Manga historian and critic Ryan Holmberg contributes with an essay on acclaimed gekiga artist Seiichi Hayashi. Lokesh Khodke’s adaptation of a short story by Bhupen Khakhar, one of post-colonial India’s most important painters, is part of Vérité’s commitment to engaging with modern Indian literature.