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Treats In Translation

Subtitle: Translation of Selected stories by Bankimchandra Chattapadhyay, Rabindranath Saratchandra Chattapadhyay, Bibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay and Jibanananda Das

Authored By: Amita Ray

Publisher:  Authorspress

ISBN-13: 9789389615456

Year of Publication: 2020

Pages: 142

                                       Binding: Paperback(PB)

Category:  Poetry, Fiction and Short Stories

Price in Rs. 206.50

                             Price in (USA) $. 29.95

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About the Book


Translation is a process of disseminating cultures. By selecting seven canonical fictional narratives written by five superstars of Bengali literary world, the translator Amita Ray has provided a rich fare for readers which are indeed a rare treat. These well-known and lesser known stories by the luminaries of Bengali literature Bankimchandra ChattapadhyayRabindranath TagoreSaratchandra ChattapadhyayBibhutibhushan Bandopadhyay and Jibanananda Das translated by Amita Ray will surely be appreciated by researchers of literary studies, cultural studies and translation studies.

– Sanjukta Dasgupta

About the Author


 Amita Ray former associate professor of a college is based in Kolkata. An academic of varied interests she is a translator, short story writer and has a passion for writing poems. Her short stories have been published in The Sunday Statesman, Café Dissensus and The Kolkata Review. Her poems have featured in several journals and anthologies. Her translation of Abanindranath Tagore’s KhirerPutul into English was published in 2018.