Radha Chakravarty

Radha Chakravarty

Writer, Critic & Translator

Radha Chakravarty is a writer, critic and translator. She has co-edited The Essential Tagore, which was nominated as a 2011 Book of the Year by the famed American writer and critic Martha Nussbaum. Her latest book, a Tagore collection is titled Shades of Difference and comes with a DVD of accompanied material. Her Tagore translations include Gora, Chokher Bali, Boyhood Days, Farewell Song: Shesher Kabita and The Land of Cards. She was nominated for the 2004 Crossword Translation Award for In the Name of the Mother by Mahasweta Devi. She has also edited several anthologies of South Asian writing.



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