The Sandal Trees and Other Stories

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Orient Blackswan, 1995 - 141 pages
This Is The First Collection Of Translations In English Of Stories Originally Written In Malayalam By Kamala Das Under The Pen Name Madhavi Kutty. They Amply Demonstrate Kamala Das S Special Contribution To The Short Story In Malayalam. All The Major Attributes Of Her Writing Are Evident: Her Subtlety And Power In Dealing With Human Relationships And Intrigues Of Love, Life And Death And Her Earthiness, Sensuousness And Sensuality.
 

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the story with uncommon way of life....nice to read.Sometimes I feel like the madavikutty's personal life dwells inside this....much closer to her life....

Contents

The Sandal Trees
1
On the Mountain Slopes
35
Unni
42
The Smell of the Bird
52
The Boy Who Defied God
89
The Hijras
108
Royal Avenues +
114
The Cruel Ring of Truth +
127
The Face less Navigator
138
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