The Nail and Other Stories



Translated by: Mona Lisa Jena

ISBN: 978-81-260-5384-1

Pub: Sahitya Akademi, Rabindra Bhawan,

35 Ferozeshah Marg, New Delhi-110 001

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The Nail and Other Stories is an English translation of Sahitya Akademi award-winning collection of short stories. These stories are powerful portrayal of shifting human values, pathos, afflictions of the downtrodden and women and political trickeries. These are poignant tales of human lives, taboos and superstitions, the exploitation of oppressed and suppressed in rural spaces and the antinomies faced by human in the face of avalanche of tools of modern societies and changing lifestyles.