Bengali to English

Verbal Jugglery, translation of a short story Katha versus Katha by Shirshendu Mukhopadhyay. Parabaas, May 2016


Verbal Jugglery

Barodababu was just leaving to do his grocery shopping after breakfast, when Jogenbabu arrived. Jogenbabu looked very concerned. So concerned was he that his glasses had slipped almost to the tip of his nose, his moustache hung limply down and his shirt was worn inside out.

-Hello Barodababu, I had to come so early in the morning, I am in big trouble. Read more


I am also translating several selected Bengali stories into English as part of the initiative Bengali Literature Goes Global. This anthology will be published in 2017. Stay tuned.