ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846

A+| A| A-

Remembered Villages-Representation of Hindu-Bengali Memories in the Aftermath of the Partition

Remembered Villages Representation of Hindu-Bengali Memories in the Aftermath of the Partition Dipesh Chakrabarty This paper discusses a set of essays first serialised in the Bengali newspaper Jugantar from 1950 on and later collected together in 1975 in a book called Chhere Asha Gram (The Abandoned Village'). Written in the aftermath of the partition, these essays capture the sense of tragedy that the division of the country represented to the authors.

Dear reader,

To continue reading, become a subscriber.

Explore our attractive subscription offers.

Click here

Comments

(-) Hide

EPW looks forward to your comments. Please note that comments are moderated as per our comments policy. They may take some time to appear. A comment, if suitable, may be selected for publication in the Letters pages of EPW.

Back to Top