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The Sthory of Two Wimmin Named Kalyani and Dakshayani

The Sthory of Two Wimmin Named Kalyani and Dakshayani

A Story of Two Women about female friendships

R. Rajasree
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Devika J.
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Imprint: India Hamish Hamilton

Published: Dec/2022

ISBN: 9780670096909

Length : 256 Pages

MRP : ₹599.00

The Sthory of Two Wimmin Named Kalyani and Dakshayani

A Story of Two Women about female friendships

R. Rajasree
,
Devika J.

Select Preferred Format

R. Rajasree

R. Rajasree was born in Parassinikkadavu in northern Kerala in 1977. She currently teaches at the Government Brennan College at Thalassery. She has a PhD in Malayalam and her early writing includes books on detective fiction and on the construction of female protagonists in Malayalam. Her first novel, titled Kalyaaniyum Daakshaayaniyum Ennu Peraaya Randu Sthreekalute Kata, wrote originally as a series of Facebook posts, was published in 2019. Hailed as an exciting new voice in Malayalam, it has subsequently won major literary awards in Malayalam, notably the Kerala Sahitya Akademi award (2021).

Devika J.

Devika J. is a researcher and translator currently with the Centre for Development Studies, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala. She translates literary writing from Malayalam to English and social science writing from English to Malayalam. She has translated the literary writings of K. R. Meera, Sarah Joseph, Unni R., Ambikasutan Mangad, Lalithambika Antharjanam and others. Her website www.swatantryavaadini.in is a collection of translations of the writings of early twentieth-century feminists from the Malayalam-speaking regions.

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