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

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Nabarun Bhattacharya and the Literature of Dissidence

Narrator of Subaltern War Cries

Nabarun Bhattacharya's prose of counter-insurgency would continue to provide the necessary grammar of resistance to an otherwise somnolent and complaisant literary establishment in Bengal.

Fyataruder hatekhori mane oi bhangchur, chherachheri, hisu kora. [fyatarus are committed to sabotage, subversion and urination at the establishment]

— Nabarun Bhattacharya 2004, 14

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