Nirmal Kanti Bhattacherjee

Nirmal Kanti Bhattacherjee

Editorial Director, Niyogi Books

Nirmal Kanti Bhattacharjee has worked as the Director of the National Book Trust, India, Editor of Sahitya Akademi’s prestigious journal Indian Literature and Director of K. K. Birla Foundation. He is currently the Editorial Director of Niyogi Books. An accomplished translator from Bengali into English and vice versa, he has translated the works of Mahasweta Devi, Sunil Gangaopadhyay, Sirshendu Mukhopadhyay, U.R.Anantamurthy and Viswas Patil. A recipient of the Best Translator Award from IBBY Congress, Bhattacharjee has also edited a collection of stories titled Barbed Wire Fence and co-edited Best of Indian Literature (1957-2007).



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