Under the Indian Umbrella : A Collage of Short-Stories


Murli Melwani


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LiFi Publications Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 2019


ISBN-10 9386191768

Paper Back

Edition FIRST
Number of Pages 155 Pages
Language (English)
Dimensions (Cms) 19 x 12 x 1
Weight (grms) 146

he 15 stories in the book deal with the contradictions, paradoxes and ironies of Indian life. The combination of setting, memorable characters, clear writing, and themes suggest a vision of an expansive and vast country of wonder. Among the stories, 'Hawana of the East' was nominated for the Pushcart Prize 2012. ‘Sunday with Mary’ was part of the list for Best of the Net 2013 Prize.

Murli Melwani

Murli Melwani is the author of: Stories of a Salesman, a collection of short stories, Deep Roots, a play, and two books of literary criticism, Themes in Indo Anglian Literature and The Indian Short Story in English 1835-2008. He runs http://indianshortstoryinenglish.com/ an archival database for short stories written by Indians in English.