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Contemporary Indian short stories

Contemporary Indian short stories

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Published by Vikas in New Delhi .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementselected and edited by Ka Naa Subramanyam.
ContributionsSUBRAMANYAM, Ka Naa.
The Physical Object
Pagination168p.
Number of Pages168
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21052014M

  Winner of the National Book Award for Fiction, O'Connor's collection includes 12 stories that were previously unpublished. Set in chronological order, the book—packed with her detailed prose and dark, humorous voice—is a reminder that she's one of the 20th century's greats. What We Talk About When We Talk About Love by Raymond : Mckenzie Jean-Philippe. - Buy Modern Indian Literature: Poems and Short Stories book online at best prices in India on Read Modern Indian Literature: Poems and Short Stories book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified orders.4/5(13).

Genre/Form: Short stories Translations Translations into English: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Penguin book of modern Indian short stories.   We read this for a spring Modern Mrs. Darcy Book Club pick and talked with author Judy Blundell. which only deepened my appreciation for a terrific story, tight, atmospheric, and heavily inspired by noir film classics. Stylish and thought-provoking; a National Book Award winner for Young People's Literature. pages.

The Lone Ranger and Tonto Fist Fight in Heaven is an impressive collection of humorous and heartbreaking stories lyrically written, with intertwining story lines portraying the hardships of contemporary Indians. literature and the American short story they do not rank so high. I have found nothing of theirs that was first-class both as humor and as short story. Perhaps just below these three should be mentioned George Horatio Derby (), author of Phoenixiana () and the Squibob Papers (), who wrote under the name “John Phoenix.”.


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This shelf of twenty-two short stories, written by different authors, mainly from the period 50, represents a cross-section of contemporary Indian short fiction. Twenty stories are translations from fourteen modern languages of India and two are specimens of Indian creative writing in English/5(9).

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This well-Chosen collection of 24 short stories contains some of the best writing in English that has emerged from India in the recent past.

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The Penguin Book of Modern Indian Short Stories is a marvellous and entertaining introduction to the rich diversity of pleasures that the Indian short story–a form that has produced masters in over a dozen languages–can offer/5(2).

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