ISBN 9788172158873,Panchasti Galpa

Panchasti Galpa



Ananda Publishers

Publication Year 1999

ISBN 9788172158873

ISBN-10 8172158874


Number of Pages 426 Pages
Language (Bengali)

Short stories

Bringing together 50 of Atin Bandyopadhyay's short stories, this book introduces readers to some of his best known stories. His stories are known for themes of tragedy and simple prose, expressing myriad expressions through seemingly concise lines. Drawing from his own modest beginnings in East Bengal, in the present country of Bangladesh, his stories show human beings in their bare surroundings. A celebrated writer, his stories preserve themes as relevant to Bengali literature as ever and are remembered as some of the finest Bengali stories ever penned. About Atin Bandyopadhyay Atin Bandyopadhyay is a Bengali writer. Noted for his contribution to Bengali literature, he is best known for Nilkantha Pakhir Khonje, Aloukik Jalajan and Ishwarer Bagan, his trilogy on the Partition. A former sailor, teacher, and truck cleaner, he has written several short stories, and incorporates themes which touch upon topics similar to those of Greek tragedies.

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