Remembrance of Rains Past

Description:

Author: Dipak K. Pal
Pages: 54
Price: HB Rs 100, FB Rs 80
Year of Publication: 2008
ISBN:
HB 978-81-8157-786-3 (9788181577863)
FB 978-81-8157-787-0 (9788181577870)

About the Author:
Dipak K. Pal was born to a refugee family on 17 July 1949. Migrating from erstwhile East Pakistan, his father had settled in Orissa. He has a Master’s degree in English Literature and a Ph.D. in American Literature. Dipak has published two novels, two collections of short stories and a book of poems in Oriya, besides a number of critical articles in both English and Oriya.

Teaser:
rains rake up the roots of the lost days
soften the soil and silt of memory
a world eluding in the haziness of rain-drops and clouds
pops up in flashes
the blurring visuals of pleasure and sadness
wipe away the times
in the surging flood of memories
the body is in drowse

Contents:
Remembrance of Rains Past / 9
Rites of Silence / 21

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