As The River Flows : The HarperCollins Book Of Assamese by Ranjit Biswas

By Ranjit Biswas

A mom watches as her daughter, motive upon cleansing the home, attempts to throw away a loved piece of embroidered fabric; a father realizes that age is catching up with him while his kids s plans not comprise him; a rape sufferer attempts to settle right into a existence with no her husband; a serf reveals the braveness to face as much as the indignities he has to stand; an entire village is concentrated because the military come searching for a unmarried rebel.

As the River Flows brings jointly many of the most interesting modern brief tales from Assam which rank besides the easiest of Indian literature. With the wide range of types and content material, those tales supply us a glimpse into the lives of these residing beside the Brahmaputra. Spanning from the Fifties to the current, this assortment offers an eclectic mixture of recognized tales through writers who set the tone of recent Assamese tales as additionally those that have won from their pioneering efforts.

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