Radha Chakravarty

Radha Chakravarty has co-edited The Essential Tagore which was nominated Book of the Year (2011) by Martha Nussbaum. Her translations of Tagore include Gora, Boyhood Days, Chokher Bali, Farewell Song: Shesher Kabita, and The Land of Cards: Stories, Poems and Plays for Children. Other works in translation are Bankimchandra Chatterjee’s Kapalkundala, In the Name of the Mother by Mahasweta Devi, and Crossings: Stories from Bangladesh and India. She is the author of Feminism and Contemporary Women Writers, the Modern Novel. She has also edited Bodymaps: Stories by South Asian Women, and co-edited Writing Feminism: South Asian Voices and Writing Freedom: South Asian Voices.