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Kali of Kalighat, Chitpur, Bengal, 1870
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Bertolt Brecht: Collected short stories


Edited and introduced by John Willett and Ralph Manheim.

Casual wickedness, moral hypocrisy, determined self-interest — such are the familiar residents of Brecht's milieu. They appear in 37 pieces which, together with a fragment of what was intended as a short book, comprise this complete collection of his known finished stories... chilling perfection.

Times Literary Supplement



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of lies

Jyotirmoyee Devi

Jyotirmoyee Devi: The impermanence of lies


Translated from the Bengali. Introduction by Mahasweta Devi.

Jotirmoyee's Devi's (1894-1898) stories show a cast of characters caught between the past and the future, the home and the world.





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Whom can I tell? How can I explain?

Saroj Pathak

Saroj Pathak: Selected short stories


Translated from the Gujarati by Shirin Kurchedkar.

One of Gujarat's leading women writers of the twentieth century, Pathak's stories consider the predicaments of both women and men as they grapple with modernity


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Vibhavari Shirukar: Kharemaster


Translated from the Marathi by Yashodhara Maitra.



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The stream within


Short stories by contemporary Bengali women. Includes Ashapurna Debi, Nabaneeta Dev Sen, Mahasweta Devi, Anita Agnihotri, Selina Hossain, Sulekha Sanyal, Nasreen Jahan, etc.



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