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DetailsStories From Modern India presents some of the best-known voices of India writers who have either chosen English as the language of expression or sought to express themselves in other Indian languages, underscoring the oft-contentious label of unity in diversity, and exploring in the process India in it multitudinous manifestations.This anthology explores a variety of subjects:The struggle for independence, and communal disharmony by Birendra Kumar Bhattacharya and Samaresh Basu; Manipulation and political influence by RK Narayan and Manohar Malgaonkar;Ambition by Bhisham Sahni;Jealousy and sacrifice, aptly depicted by Ismat Chughtai;Love and betrayal, portrayed by Gopinath Mohanty;Freedom and choice, reaffirmed by Sagar Sara, andalso corruption, desertion, superstition and migration through a gamut of human emotions, highlighting the universality of their themes.ABOUT THE EDITOR: SURESH KOHLI, was born in transit on 19 May 1947 during partition. Has since lived in New Delhi and Mumbai. Starting as a poet in English. Published first volume of verse, Deaths Epicure written between January 1965 and December 1969 (Writers Workshop, Calcutta, 1970). Also known as a writer, translator, editor literary critic, film historian , he has so far published over 35 books. He is also a short and documentary film maker specializing in literature, art and culture. He has also conducted several interviews for the print and electronic media with national and international writers, poets, critics, playwrights, dancers, musicians, painters, film actors and film makers.AUTHORS:Birendra Kumar Bhattacharya,Samaresh Basu,RK Narayan,Manohar Malgaonkar,Bhisham Sahni,Ismat Chughtai,Gopinath Mohanty,Sagar Sara.
SKU Code PRK B 4831 Weight in Kg 0.3000 Brand Bookwomb Dispatch Period in Days 3 ISBN No. 9789381607169 Author Name SURESH KOHLI Publisher Name OM BOOKS INTERNATIONAL