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LOOKING BACK

THE 1947 PARTITION OF INDIA 70 YEARS ON

1 October 2017

Edited by Rakshanda Jalil, Tarun K Saint and Debjani Sengupta

This newly edited volume of writings on Partition includes poetry, fiction, reportage, film criticism and essays on music, providing a rich and varied account of a traumatic past. It addresses the experiences of Dalits and Adivasis and explores the ways in which third- and fourth-generation descendants of Partition refugees are developing new ways to tell stories that have been repressed.

Orient Blackswan, 396 pages, Rs 1,095

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