Author: Qurratulain Hyder
Translator(s)/Editor: Srinibas Udgata
Publisher: Sahitya Akademi
ISBN/UPC (if available): 812600858X
This book carries Oriya translation of Sahitya Akademi award winning Urdu short Story collection - Patjhar Ki Awaz authored by famous writer Qurratulain Hyder.
The author is one of the most celebrated and accomplished writers of Urdu fiction. She received the Sahitya Akademi Award for this collection of her short stories.
Some of these stories present the disorientation of an entire generation as a result of the vivisection of the country and the existential angst of the rootless.
She holds Masters in English Literature and has translated the stories in English herself.