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Published: 25 October 2018

232 Pages

ISBN: 9780199480371


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TAGORES BEFORE TAGORE

A SCREENPLAY

SIBAJI BANDYOPADHYAY and Translated by MAHARGHYA CHAKRABORTY

  • A book on the unknown history of the Tagore family centred around religion, ideology, finance, business, and law
  • Based on the screenplay of a film that the renowned film director Rituporno Ghosh wished to make but could not due to his sudden demise
  • Originally written on the insistence of the late Rituporno Ghosh
  • A brilliant portrayal of the colonial bhadralok community and the babu culture
  • The author is one of the most prominent names in modern Bangla literature.
  • The author has been awarded Vidyasagar Memorial Award (2010), Sisir Kumar Das Memorial Award (2010), and the Buddhadeva Bose Memorial Award (2016).