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Ms Militancy

by Meena Kandasamy

Navayana, India
Review by Champa Bilwakesh
16 March 2011Champa Bilwakesh's essays and short fiction have appeared in Kenyon Review, Katha, Monsoon Magazine, the Andover Townsman, India New England and others. Her short story “The Boston Globe Personal Line" was nominated for entry in Ploughshares' Emerging Writers issue, and won Honorable Mention in the 2007 edition of The Pushcart Prize. Her novel has been accepted for publishing and will be forthcoming in 2012.

Book Description: Meena Kandasamy writes angrily, often eloquently, about the politics of the body and caste in contemporary Indian society.

in a language, darkly. Review by Subash Jeyan in the Hindu Literary Review.
Videos of the author reading from the book at the Jaipur Literary Festival, 2011

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