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Mahabharata Downloads Recent News Mahabharata The P. Lal transcreation of the complete epic text in 18 volumes comprising the 18 parvas of the maha-kavya — a limited hardback edition.   The sloka-by-sloka transcreation of Vyasa’s epic by P. Lal was completely revised for his reading sessions of the entire maha-kavya in Kolkata. The weekly Sunday readings began in 1999 and continued till 2009. After he passed away in 2010, we requested Dr Pradip Bhattacharya to complete the transcreation project P. […]

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Books by Joe Winter

Joe Winter was born in London in 1943 and began writing poetry at the age of 19, as a university student. He taught English in secondary schools in London from 1967 to 1993 and between 2006 and 2011. He lived in Calcutta from 1994 to 2006 where he taught part-time as well. All his books of poems have been published by Writers Workshop, India, along with works of literary criticism and translations. Poetry – Redbirds: 1. Homage to Rabindranath Tagore (1995)    […]

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By the Brahmaputra and Other Poems

Author: Srutimala Duara Pages: 72 Year of Publication: 2018 Price: Rs 200 ISBN: 978-93-5045-184-7 (9789350451847) About the Author Srutimala Duara is a writer, an academician and a media person. Her books in English include three novels, three collections of short stories, two books of poems, and a book on the city of Guwahati. Her books in Assamese include six story books for young children, a collection of short stories and two novels. She was a columnist writing under the heading “Chitra Bichitra” in the […]

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Chairman Mao Didn’t Brush and Other Poems

Author: Michael Chacko Daniels Illustrators: Aaron Bass and Krittika Ramanujan Pages: 212 Year of Publication: 2018 Price: Rs 400 / $ 25 ISBN: 978-93-5045-182-3 (9789350451823) About the Author Michael Chacko Daniels lives and writes in San Francisco. He grew up in Bombay, where he attended St. Michael’s High School, Wilson College, and University of Bombay’s Department of Economics. He has a master’s from Northwestern’s Medill School of Journalism.  His adventures in the United States include five years as a Volunteer In Service To America […]

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A Speck in the Universe

Author: Nita B. George Pages: 136 Year of Publication: 2018 Price: Rs 300 ISBN: 978-93-5045-174-8 (9789350451748) About the Author: Poet and short-story writer Nita B. George retired as an Associate Professor of English after an active teaching career of 37 years. She is a graduate from St. Francis College for Women, Secunderabad, and an alumnus of the Department of English, Arts College, Osmania University. She started writing late in her life and her first collection of poems, Reflections, was published in 2012. This was followed by […]

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Half Moon

Author: Reshma Ramesh Pages: 88 Year of Publication: 2018 Price: Rs 200 ISBN: 978-93-5045-175-5 (9789350451755) About the Author: Reshma Ramesh’s first collection of poetry, Reflections of Illusions, published by Writers Workshop, India, in 2009, was presented in the International Read and Share Conference attended by Asian countries and Pulara 8 in Malaysia in April 2017. She is a Fellow of the Regal World of Scribes, member of the World Congress of Poets, and has presented her poetry in the 37th World Congress of Poetry, 2017 (Mongolia), […]

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I Know the Truth of a Broken Mirror

Author: Anindita Bose Pages: 64 Year of Publication: 2018 Price: Rs 200 ISBN: 978-93-5045-171-7 (9789350451717) About the Author: Born and brought up in Kolkata, Anindita Bose’s work draws inspiration from her city. Her poems and short stories have been published in various national and international, online and offline magazines and anthologies. Her first book, The Virtual Reality (2016), was a collaborative endeavour, co-written with seven other poets from all over India. When not writing she is closely involved in the activities of a poetry group […]

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Deep Wood Trance

Author: V. Shruti Devi Pages: 96 Year of Publication: 2017 Price: Rs 300 ISBN: 978-93-5045-168-7 (9789350451687) About the Author: Shruti Devi Vyricherla was born in Madras and educated in New Delhi. She shuttles between her ancestral home in Kurupam, Andhra Pradesh, and the National Capital Region. She is a lawyer and political activist, a member and functionary of the Indian National Congress Party, which she formally joined in 1998. As a specialist in Environmental Law, and a strong advocate for the rights of ethnic groups, her […]

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