Author: Eminent ContributorsEditor(s): Indira ChandrasekharPublisher: KathaYear: 2003Language: EnglishPages: 272ISBN/UPC (if available): 8187649712
This collection brings to you twenty fascinating stories, in award-winning translations, by master storytellers in different languages. And it is an outcome of the first Katha South Asian Translation Contest, a major bridge-building initiative towards culture linking.No geographical censorship, no barbed wires. A boundless celebration of freewill and creative reflexes! From striking self-discoveries to enigmatic relationships, Katha offers fresh contours of South Asian stories from Bangladesh, India, Nepal, Pakistan and Sri Lanka.Twenty fascinating stories in award-winning translations, by master storytellers in different languages from the First Katha South Asian Translation Contest held in association with the , British Council Division.
IntroductionDesert NymphThe Festival Fullmoon NightJhatpatShe Too is AhalyaA Piece of WallThe Corpses of ChoolaimeduThe FelicitationHandsThe TransgressionMehndi BazaarCracks in the HeartA Desire to See the SkyThe BirdThe Wild BuffaloBhuvana and Planet GuruThe HomecomingMirageDovesGhost