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In Defiance: Our Stories -Short Fiction by Dalit Writers

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ISBN 13 9789390961443
Book Language English
Binding Paperback
Total Pages 208
Release Year 2022
Author Malini Seshadri, Ramakrishnan
Category Fiction   Anthologies   Short stories  
Weight 250.00 g
Dimension 14.00 x 20.00 x 2.00

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The publications of Dalit writers have, for at least 20 years, posed a major challenge to the way mainstream literature has been positioned and perceived. In this setting, a collection of short fiction such as this, exclusively by Tamil Dalit writers, raises a strong regional voice against the discrimination and graded inequality unique to caste-bound India. With an Introduction from P Sivakami, the distinguished Dalit writer and activist, this anthology of short stories from 14 writers feeds into the flow of influences that both shape and change the language and poetics.

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