Journals Higher Education



02 February 2014

152 Pages

7.3 x 4.9 inches

ISBN: 9780198097426

Bookseller Code (06)

Moogavani Pillanangrovi

Ballad of Ontillu

Kesava Reddy

  • Written with a strong inflection of his native Rayalaseema dialect
  • Evocative account of rural south India just before the big push for globalization and agro-business began
  • A close look at timeless agrarian way of life which both romanticizes village life and presents its brutalities
  • A work which successfully mixes realism and myth

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