Return to India and Other Stories

by Jenny Bhatt

(Fall 2018; Yoda Press, India)

This collection of stories is about the diverse and chaotically symbiotic Indias that co-exist, not always comfortably, across villages, migrant inner-city slums, urban high-rises, Oxbridge spires, Silicon Valley, etc.

With a fresh, new voice blending both the real and magical aspects shaping our lives, themes such as identity politics (class, caste, gender, sexuality), displacement, and the loss-gain continuum are intricately explored and unfolded.

Some of these stories have been published in literary journals in the US, UK, and India over the past two years and won multiple Pushcart and Best of the Net Anthology nominations.

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