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Published: 05 February 2015

240 Pages


ISBN: 9780199450374

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Sultana's Dream and Other Writings of Rokeya Sakhawat Hossain

Rokeya Sakhawat Hossain, Translated by Ratri Roy, and Prantosh Bandyopadhyay

  • Rokeya Sakhawat Hossain, a fiery proponent of women's education in nineteenth-century India
  • Includes 'Sultana's Dream', a canonical work of Rokeya
  • Writings on women's status in a patriarchal set-up, female education, purdah (veil) system, religion, and the idea of a perfect housewife
  • Introduction by Mushirul Hasan

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