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The English Writings of Rabindranath Tagore: Volume One, Poems

by Rabindranath Tagore Sisir Kumar Das

Although Rabindranath Tagore's reputation as a writer outside the Bengali-speaking world rests almost entirely on English translations, no attempt has been made yet to make his English works available to the interested readers. Sahitya Akademi, therefore, thought it extremely important to bring out a definitive edition of Tagore's works in English to project one of the greatest writers of our times, as a writer in English also.

The English Writings of Rabindranath Tagore: Volume Two, Plays, Stories, Essays

by Rabindranath Tagore Sisir Kumar Das

These works made a great impact on readers belonging to different countries and cultures. For the first time Tagore's English writings are presented with scholarly annotations and information about the historical contexts to which they belong.

A History of Indian Literature 1800-1910; Western Impact: Indian Response

by Sisir Kumar Das

India, with its colonial history and contemporary postcolonial culture, offers a rich site for the study of both influence and intertextuality.

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