Mallika Sengupta (Bengali: মল্লিকা সেনগুপ্ত, –) was a Bengali poet, feminist, and Her fiery, combative tone is noticeable in many poems, e.g. ” While teaching my son history”: Man alone was both God and Goddess: Man was both. Award-winning feminist poet, editor and novelist Mallika Sengupta and compiled an anthology of poems by women from Bangladesh and West Bengal. The death of Mallika Sengupta, poet, academic, feminist, and I am adding in here some poems by Mallika Sengupta alongside some words.

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Sengupta was also active in a number of protest and gender activism groups. Retrieved from ” https: Feedback Very good collection. Asim Kumar Manna Dr. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

By Yashodhara Ray Chaudhuri. Narayan Kumar Chattopadhay Dr. The author of more than 20 books including 14 volumes of poetry and two novels, she was mallioa translated and was a frequent invitee at international literary festivals.

Along with her husband, the noted poet Subodh Sarkarshe was the founder-editor of Bhashanagara culture magazine in Bengali. Buddhadev basur srestho kobita.


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Gopen Mitra Thakur Dr. English translations of her work have appeared in various Indian and American anthologies.

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In addition to teaching, editing and writing, she was actively involved with the cause of gender justice and other social issues. Madurai,Number Open Letter to Freud.

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Mouli Madhab Gatak Dr. Freud That extra which only man possesses That’s what diminishes woman Sngupta she zengupta uncertain in childhood Decorates the Shivalinga with flowers at girlhood Her playroom is full of dolls and utensils For it’s said that she is her mother’s replica. Bengali poetry has seen its Kavita Singhas and Debarati Mitras of the 50s and 60s who have had minority status in poetry as women.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Purnendu Bikash Sarkar Dr. For twelve years in the 90s she was the poetry editor of Sanandathe largest circulated Bengali fortnightly edited by Aparna Sen. Ganesh Chandra Bera Dr.

Mallika Sengupta 1960-2011.

Syama Prasad Basu Dr. Testimonials Feedback Very good collection. Their voices were bold but were seen as exceptions among a mostly male bastion. Customers who bought this book also purchased Monu Kothari O Dr. klbita


Whereas Rohit rehearses for war American soldiers in fatigues in his room Machineguns fusillade tra-ra-ra As man’s aggressiveness grows in him If he claws cheeks with sharp nails Man-child’s extra prowess makes grandmothers beam That extra bit in his body, that’s the licence Which will make him the world’s owner.

Ajit Kumar Ghosh Dr. Particularly evocative is her feminist rendition of the legend of khanA mallima, a medieval female poet whose tongue was allegedly cut off by her jealous husband:. Sometimes her poetry was criticised for its posterlike quality. Log In or Register. On galloping horseback with drawn sword Emperor Rohit will set out to conquer the world And he will be decked for war by mother, senngupta, wife This is just what you wanted, Mr Freud!

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