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Author Byapari, Manoranjan Mr, author

Title Interrogating My Chandal Life : an Autobiography of a Dalit / Manoranjan Byapari, Translator: Sipra Mukherjee
Edition 1st
Published New Delhi : Sage Publications Pvt. Ltd, 2017


Description 1 online resource (384 pages)
Contents Preface; Acknowledgements; A Note by the Translator; East Bengal, Partition and West Bengal; Dandakaranya Rehabilitation Project, Food Riots and Calcutta; I Run Away from Home; My Lone Travels across East and North India; On the Road for Five Years; Return to Kolkata; My Entry into the Naxal Movement; To Dandakaranya and Back to a Changed Kolkata; Life on and around the Railway Station; A Bomb Explodes in Barddhaman; Into Jail and into the World of Letters; A Rickshaw-wallah's Meeting with Mahasweta Devi; A Girl from the Past; Marichjhap; To Dandakaranya, Dalli and Bastar; Chhatisgarh, Mukti Morcha and Shankar Guha Neogi; After Shankar Guha Neogi; Epilogue; Notes; Index
Summary An autobiographical account of struggle from the poorest of the poor to achieve self-respect and win others' respect, against all odds
Subject Byāpārī, Manorañjana
Authors, Bengali -- Biography
Authors, Bengali
Genre/Form Biographies
Form Electronic book
Author Mukherjee, Translator: Sipra Professor, author
ISBN 9789381345306