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Indira Goswami (Mamoni Raisom), a critical study of her writings

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Published by B.R. Pub. Corp. in Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Goswāmī, Māmaṇi Rāẏachama, 1942- -- Criticism and interpretation.

  • About the Edition

    On the works of Māmaṇi Rāẏachama Goswāmī, b. 1942, Assamese author; contributed research papers.

    Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by Malaya Khaund.
    SeriesNew world literature series ;, 74, New world literature series (Delhi, India)
    ContributionsKhaund, Malaya, 1945-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPK1569.G578 Z73 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 184 p. ;
    Number of Pages184
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1252297M
    ISBN 108170187699
    LC Control Number94901978

    Indira Goswami (Assamese: ইন্দিৰা গোস্বামী, Hindi: इन्दिरा गोस्वामी, Tamil: இந்திரா கோஸ்வாமி), known by her pen name Mamoni Raisom Goswami and popularly as Mamoni Baideo, was an Assamese editor, poet, professor, scholar and writer. Indira Goswami | Books | Gujarati Book | Buy Now | Buy book online.

    New Delhi: “She once told me that she regarded her writing as an act of worship,” literary critic and social scientist from Assam, Professor Hiren Gohain wrote about Indira Goswami, known by her pen name Mamoni Raisom Goswami, and when one reads her work, that sense of devotion, to her subject and her craft, shine through. Goswami was born on 14 November at Amranga in South Kamrup Author: Bismee Taskin. (Oxford Dictionary & Thesaurus III, ) Here, Indira Goswami in her novel The Moth-Eaten Howdah of the Tusker comments on the customs and traditions which have been followed by the people and their impact on the society on which the social constructions of the people are based. Customs should bring order in a society but in the novel we espy.

    this book. Her deep observation Of the life and locale wherever she happened to be is also evi- dent throughout. In fact it has all the makings of what nn At Belgium. autobiography should be and eaves the reader eager for a sequel. A competent short story writer too, Indira Goswami has more than short stories to her credit. Her stories and. Set in late 19th century Assam, The Bronze Sword of Tengphakhri Tehsildar is the heroic tale of a Bodo freedom fighter who was, arguably, the first woman revenue collector in British India. It was Indira Goswami’s last work of fiction and this is the first-ever English edition, powerfully and sensitively translated from the Assamese by Aruni Kashyap.


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In addition to novels and poems, Indira Goswami also writes short stories. Her collection of short stories The Shadow of Kamakhya, describing life in the province of Assam, where she was born, was published in The story The Journey is exemplary for Goswami's style.

Indira Goswami was born in Guwahati to Umakanta Goswami and Ambika Devi, a family that was deeply associated with Sattra life of the Ekasarana Dharma. She studied at Latashil Primary School, Guwahati; Pine Mount School, Shillong; and Tarini Charan Girls' School, Guwahati and completed Intermediate Arts from Handique Girls' College, Guwahati.

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Indira Goswami (14 November – 29 November ), known by her pen name Mamoni Raisom Goswami and popularly as Mamoni Baideo, was an Assamese editor, poet, professor, scholar and was the winner of the Sahitya Akademi Award (), the Jnanpith Award () and Principal Prince Claus Laureate ().

A celebrated writer of contemporary Indian literature, many of her. In Assamese literature, the works of authors like Rasna Barua, Indira Goswami, Lummer Dai, Rong Bong Terang, Yeshe Dorjee Thongchi and Mousumi Kandali(among others) can be studied through a vantage point that foregrounds the narrative exploration of complex relationships between nature and the “human.”.AUTHOR: Dr Indira Goswami - Assam's fiery pen.

By Shehar Bano Khan. As a young widow belonging to a high-born Brahmin family from Assam, life could have taken an unbearable ritualistic toll on Indira Goswami. Instead of securing an indelible place in Assamese literature, going on to become one of the most celebrated authors of.