Collected Works Volume IV: The Book of Chapbooks
About the Author
Hoshang Merchant is India’s first openly gay poet. He has published over 20 volumes of poetry with Writers Workshop, India, since 1989. He is a respected Queer Theorist with three critical studies on the subject published by national and international presses and has also published a study of Anais Nin with Writers Workshop (In-discretions: Anais Nin). He translates from Urdu as well. He retired from the University of Hyderabad after 25 years of teaching English, in 2012.
About the Book
Hoshang says this volume will be the last of his Collected Works.
I. Flower to Flame / 11
II. Bellagio Blues / 115
III. Homage to Jibanananda Das / 185
IV. Sufi Tree / 211