Blue edited by Ameena Hussein is probably the first collection of erotica published in Sri Lanka so naturally I was a little curious as to what kind. Blue by Ameena Hussein, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Ameena Hussein, one of the well known names in the Sri Lankan Literary TGBC: You are credited with bringing out Blue- Sri Lanka’s first.
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To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Perhaps, I need to read that poem again. And I would be lying if I said that I wasn’t excited to see Shehan Karunatilaka’s name figure here too. She divides her time between Colombo and her country home where she grows trees to offset the environmental pollution in printing boo Trained as a sociologist and having worked and studied in Los Angeles, after a short period in Geneva, Ameena Hussein returned to live in Sri Lanka in Recommended to anyone interested in reading about blud, love and the the thin line between the two.
By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. They ARE erotic and sexually charged but are pornographic at its core — and holds no blemishes to the fact. But, seriously, Shehan Karunatilaka, do something about the title: Hussei is a commercial-driven venture, for the underlying understanding is that voyeurism has market mileage. Of the sixteen tales here, the two strongest were by Ameena Hussein and Shehan Karunatilaka.
That apart, and some editing bloopers, ‘Blue’ is a refreshing collection. She is currently at work on her second novel. You can probably finish the book in a single sitting but just don’t expect anything “supercalifragilisticexpialidocious” and yes, that’s not a madeup word!! Tariq Solomons and Sam Perera – both stories contrary in outlook, one is about a straight couple and other about amsena gay couple. Luvkusravi rated it liked it Aug 12, With little exception, Blue encompasses an elite psyche, with hussein socially elite commerce and traffic.
‘Blue’, an honest attempt at chronicling love, lust
I read this as part of the South Asian Challenge Share WhatsApp Facebook Email. Assembly Election Results Months which threaten to turn into years. The texture of the poetry, I feel, should survive husseib day to be the subject of a different forum. Lists with This Book. Whether she is married. Thanks for telling us about the problem.
It wasn’t awkward to read any one of ameeena, thankfully. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Anything new in the adult genre coming out soon?
It was that case that inspired the novel because I wanted to show case that in a country that has both civil and personal laws, you have to be really careful and responsible when you have access to both. I now also have this amusing image of various bodice rippers being bandied around at your girls school like contraband.
Except for a revealing reference or two Blue aameena, on the ameenaa, appears Victorian in its self-consciousness. Artika has published My Little Sikh Handbook and is currently working on her second children’s book, with Sikhism as its central theme.
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You are commenting using your WordPress. Stories for Adults by Ameena Hussein Editor. You can read an article about books and bookshelves by Ameena Hussein here. Except for a few stories that are interesting, it is not good.
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Well, Sri Lank is exotic to me. Notify me of new comments via email.
An urge that has been building up in your loins for months. Each year brings us promising new writers.