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My Half of the Sky free pdf The 12 women who feature in this book come from diverse backgrounds. The thread that binds their stories is their resolve to change the circumstances of their lives, overcoming tremendous odds, and giving wings to their dreams. They are survivors and pathfinders, doers and dreamers, leaving in their wake surging inspiration and hope. Their testimonies reveal what it is to live in this often forgotten corner of India. They have overcome personal tragedy, broken the falters of tradition, discrimination, and coped bravely with the harrowing experience of violence and uncertainty.

About Indrani Raimedhi

Indrani Raimedhi is a journalist, a columnist, and an author. She won the Kunjabala Devi Award for Investigative Reporting on women issues in 2004. She is at present Feature Editor with the Assam Tribune daily (established 1939) and was recruited as the first woman journalist in the editorial department in 1989. Author of nine books, Raimedhi's four anthologies of short stories include The Season Coming, The Concubine's Room, The Night Journey, and The Stranger's Touch. Her books for children have been used in schools as rapid readers. Her poetry and short fiction have been published in national magazines as well as in Austria and The Netherlands. Raimedhi has been Resource Person at IGNOUs Phone-in-Creative Writing Program in All India Radio, Guwahati. Several of her stories have been translated and also made into television serials. She has researched and anchored a six-part series on Assam's greatest living writers. She has visited Germany, Belgium, and UK as a delegate of an AINEF-European Union Gender Project. At present she is giving the finishing touches to another anthology of short fictions titled A Season of Waiting.

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Author : Indrani Raimedhi
Publisher : SAGE India
Data Published : 10 December 2014
ISBN : 9351500373
EAN : 9789351500377
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 200 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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