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Published: 19 December 2007

184 Pages | 12 b/w photos

ISBN: 9780195692464

Bookseller Code (06)

Short Fiction From South India

Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, and Telugu with an Introduction by Mini Krishnan

Subashree Krishnaswamy and K Srilata

This volume introduces students of literature to the rich literary traditions in short fiction from the four South Indian languages - Kannada, Malayalam, Tamil, and Telugu. The exercises at the end of each story encourage students to take a close look at the elements that constitute a story: vocabulary, style, imagery, and theme. They also stimulate students to try their hand at the pleasurable acts of translation and creative writing.


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