Yellow Is the Colour of Longing
    Share

    Yellow Is the Colour of Longing (English, Paperback, K.R. Meera)

    Yellow Is the Colour of Longing  (English, Paperback, K.R. Meera)

    Be the first to Review this product
    ₹239
    299
    20% off
    Hurry, Only 1 left!
  • Bank OfferExtra 5% off* with Axis Bank Buzz Credit Card
    T&C
  • Delivery
    Check
    Check pincode
      Usually delivered in3-4 days
      ?
      Enter pincode for exact delivery dates/charges
    View Details
    Author
    Highlights
    • Language: English
    • Binding: Paperback
    • Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
    • ISBN: 9780143068471, 0143068474
    • Edition: 2016
    • Pages: 240
    Services
    • 10 Days Replacement Policy
      ?
    • Cash on Delivery available
      ?
    Seller
    NSPRetail
    4.4
  • View 4 sellers starting from 239
  • Description

    The stories in Yellow Is the Colour of Longing are unabashedly critical of the status quo. They pull the lid off normal, everyday life in families and the workplace, sometimes cheekily, sometimes with astoundingly bitter sadness. While 'What the Souls Do at Midnight' and 'A Cat, Utterly Personal' acerbically trace the subtle forms of control exercised on women, the title story explores the absurdity of desire, and 'The Saga of Krishna' refers directly to the series of 'sex-racket' cases that created a huge uproar in recent times in Kerala. This selection showcases Meera's impressive range of narrative techniques and her capacity for dark humour. Appropriately, Devika's translations are hardly faithful in the conventional sense. They are, rather, the result of careful consideration of the different senses of meaning that Meera's writing holds, and of the effort to convey the unique texture of each of her stories.

    Read More
    Specifications
    Book Details
    • Imprint
      • Penguin
    • Publication Year
      • 2016
    Contributors
    • Authored By
      • K.R. Meera
    Frequently Bought Together
    Yellow Is the Colour of Longing
    Yellow Is the Colour of Longing
    ₹239
    299
    20% off
    Dance
    Dance
    ₹236
    1 Item
    239
    2 Add-ons
    635
    Total
    874
    Have doubts regarding this product?
    Safe and Secure Payments.Easy returns.100% Authentic products.
    Back to top