Rachana

Different Perspectives: Women Writing in Bangladesh

$7.00
$7.00
Category Type: 
Literature and Fiction
Short Stories
Language: 
English
Authors Information
Author: 
Author's Role: 
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Author's Role: 
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UPL Showroom Price: 
175
ISBN: 
984 05 1437 7
Publisher: 
Rachana
The University Press Limited (UPL)
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
1998
Number of Pages: 
93
Cover Type: 
HB
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This is a collection of Bengali short stories and poems by some renowned as well as fledgling and experimental writers. The reader will find an accurate and modern translation of their works which have maintained their startling originality of theme and language. The themes of the stories and poems are wide ranging. They deal with-rural life, mother-daughter relationship, love, marriage and struggle in the face of overwhelming odds.

Galpa: Short Stories by Women from Bangladesh

$16.00
$16.00
Category Type: 
Literature and Fiction
Short Stories
Language: 
English
Authors Information
Author: 
Author's Role: 
Editor
Author: 
Author's Role: 
Editor
UPL Showroom Price: 
400
ISBN: 
984 32 2931 2
Publisher: 
Rachana
Writers.ink
Place of Publication: 
Dhaka
Year of Publication: 
2005
Number of Pages: 
283
Cover Type: 
PB
Book Image: 
Stock availability: 
Available

Beginning with Roquiah Sakhawat Husseins Sultana's Dream, the anthology spans a hundred years of women's writing from this region and is representative of the variety of issues that women from Bangladesh tackle in their writings. It includes stories about the War of Liberation, womens shonour, mother-daughter relationships, the vagaries of marriage and contemporary political corruption.

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