The Ruined Nest and Other Stories


      The Ruined Nest and Other Stories
This is a collection of Rabindranath Tagore s short stories, edited and translated by Mohammad A Quayum.Quayum s translation of Tagore s stories is exceptional in its retention of the subtleties of Bengali expression It not only transfers the colloquialism commonly used in a daily Bengali household but brings alive the minutiae of the rural milieu The other outstanding feature is Quayum s success with translating what is complex the intricacies of human relationships Generally, the stories read almost as though they had been written originally in English At no moment does the reader get loss in the translation, either linguistically, culturally or psychologically, and this surely is the ultimate test of a translator Transnational Literature, Australia In this multicultural age, it is absolute necessity for all of us to read diversely and think universally Quayum s highly readable translation of Rabindranath s short stories will serve that cause, and also help to revive interest in the works of a literary genius who was once described by a French writer as an eagle sized lark Humanities Diliman, The Philippines Free Read The Ruined Nest and Other Stories [ By ] Rabindranath Tagore [ Kindle ePUB or eBook ] – cricketworldcuplivestreaming.com

Awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1913 because of his profoundly sensitive, fresh and beautiful verse, by which, with consummate skill, he has made his poetic thought, expressed in his own English words, a part of the literature of the West Tagore modernised Bengali art by spurning rigid classical forms and resisting linguistic strictures His novels, stories, songs, dance dramas, and essays spoke to topics political and personal Gitanjali Song Offerings , Gora Fair Faced , and Ghare Baire The Home and the World are his best known works, and his verse, short stories, and novels were acclaimed or panned for their lyricism, colloquialism, naturalism, and unnatural contemplation His compositions were chosen by two nations as national anthems India s Jana Gana Mana and Bangladesh s Amar Shonar Bangla.The complete works of Rabindranath Tagore in the original Bengali are now available at these third party websites

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  • Paperback
  • 256 pages
  • The Ruined Nest and Other Stories
  • Rabindranath Tagore
  • English
  • 22 October 2018

10 thoughts on “ The Ruined Nest and Other Stories

  1. says:

    While Tagore s criticism of society through his writing was what brought me to the book, I can t help but feel that something, some magic, was lost in the translation Personally, I also feel the foreword describing each story chosen for the compilation as a spoiler and should be placed after the stories themselves to allow each reader to enjoy and experience the stories for what they are I also find the footnotes irritating while the stories are told in poetic manner and there is much to While Tagore s criticism of society through his writing was what brought me to the book, I can t help but feel that something, some magic, was lost in the translation Personally, I also feel the foreword describing each story chosen for the compilation as a spoiler and should be placed after the stories themselves to allow each reader to enjoy and experience the stories for what they are I also find the footnotes irritating w...

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