Amar Mitra
Lifestyle  /  Published 01.07.22

An excerpt from O.Henry Prize winner Amar Mitra’s ‘Dhanapatir Char'

One And so, the isle rose above the water, says Dhanapati, The rivers merged into the sea around it. Six and a half leagues away from Ghoradal, at the estuary of the Bay of Bengal, the island of Dh...
By Amar Mitra, Jhimli Mukherjee Pandey

News  /  Published 08.04.22

Rejuvenated flows the old man’s tale

Mitra’s novels like Dhanapatir Char (Penguin Books is publishing a translation soon), Momenshahi Upakhyan or Ashwacharita often come to be associated with magic realism. But the author says it&r...
By Rohan Datta


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