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Writers Workshop Poet Wins the Srinivas Rayaprol Poetry Prize

We are happy to share that Debarshi Mitra has been awarded the 2017 Srinivas Rayaprol Poetry Prize. This is the 9th edition of the Rayaprol poetry award. Debarshi’s Eternal Migrant was published by us in 2016.

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Surajit Borooah’s Translated Poems Adjudged Joint Runners-Up at the Muse India Translation Awards, 2017

We are happy to announce that Surajit Borooah’s Selected Assamese Poetry has been judged Joint Runners-Up at the Muse India – Satish Verma Translation Awards 2017 for poetry, along with Seth Michelson’s translation of Rati Saxena’s Scripted in the Streams (Poetrywala, 2017). … Continue reading

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Dipika Mukherjee on Writers Workshop

Dipika Mukherjee, author of The Third Glass of Wine, shares her personal journey as a writer, and her experiences with publishing houses. About Writers Workshop, India, she writes: “… I kept seeing the Writers Workshop books everywhere, and delighting in their difference. … Continue reading

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Reshma Aquil’s poetry

Reshma Aquil was born in Allahabad and educated in St. Mary’s Convent and the University of Allahabad, where she taught at the Department of English. Two of her collections of poetry, The Unblending and Shadows of Fire were published by … Continue reading

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An article on Professor P. Lal and Writers Workshop in The Telegraph, India

Shantanu Datta writes: “Don’t judge a book by its cover, we have been told. Yet there are those whose mission it has been to turn that adage on its head. Even if separated not so much by time – barely … Continue reading

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‘I Am’ by Reshma A receives Runner Up prize at the Muse India – Satish Verma Young Writer Awards, 2016

We are happy to share that Reshma A’s I Am, published by us in 2015, has been awarded the Runner Up prize for poetry at the Muse India – Satish Verma Young Writer Awards, 2016. We take this opportunity to … Continue reading

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