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Stream Within: Short Stories By Contemporary Bengali Women
What inspires women to write? What links their writings to the times and how are womens writings linked with each other? In this collection of short stories by contemporary Bengali women spanning a period of fifty years since Indias Independence, the editors have tried to find answers to these questions through their readings and selection. Partition had separated the two ...more
Published by Stree Distributed by Bhatkal Books Internatio
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It is always difficult to review collections of stories because inevitably the stories are not all equally good. I really enjoyed "Salt" by Mahasweta Devi (which is not surprising--she is a fabulous writer) and "The Corpse" by Bani Basu.