Unni R’s book shortlisted for Atta Galatta Bangalore Literature Festival Book Prize
The English translations of books written by Malayalam writers Unni R. and Paul Chirakkarode are included in the shortlist for Atta Galatta-Bangalore Literature Festival Book Prize. ‘One Hell of a Lover’ by Unni R. and translation of ‘Pulayathara’ by Paul Chirakkarode are shortlisted.
‘One Hell of a Lover’ is the translation of 19 stories such as ‘Oru Bhayankara Kamukan’, ‘Leela’ and ‘Vanku’ written by Unni R. The book was translated by J. Devika.
Paul Chirakkarode’s novel ‘Pulayathara’ written in the backdrop of Dalit life in 1962 was translated in the same name by Catherine Thankamma and was edited by Mini Krishnan.