“A Government of India undertaking . . .”

Title“A Government of India undertaking . . .”
Year for Search1984
AuthorsPadmanabhan, Manjula (b. 1953)
Secondary TitleImprint (Bombay, India)
Volume / Edition24.1
Pagination88-93, 95-96
Date PublishedApril 1984
KeywordsFemale author, Indian author
Annotation

Dystopian Kafkaesque satire focusing on the “Bureau of Reincarnation and Transmigration of Souls–A Government of India Undertaking.” 

Additional Publishers

Rpt. in In Other Words: New Writing by Indian Women. Ed. Urvashi Butalia and Ritu Menon (Delhi, India: Kali for Women, 1992), 1-24.  U. K. ed. (London: The Women’s Press, 1993), 1-24; U. S. ed. (Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1994), 1-24. Rpt. in Critical Quarterly 35.4 (December 1993): 66-79; in her Hot Death, Cold Soup: Twelve Short Stories (Delhi, India: Kali for Women, 1996), 111-32. Rpt. (Reading, Eng.: Garnet Publishing, 1997), 99-117; and in her Three Virgins and Other Stories (New Delhi, India: Zubaan, 2013), 17-38

Holding Institutions

DLC, PSt, PU

Author Note

Indian female author (b. 1953) living in the United States

Full Text

1984 Padmanabhan, Manjula (b. 1953). “A Government of India undertaking …” Imprint (Bombay, India) 24.1 (April 1984): 88-93, 95-96. Rpt. in In Other Words: New Writing by Indian Women. Ed. Urvashi Butalia and Ritu Menon (Delhi, India: Kali for Women, 1992), 1-24.  U. K. ed. (London: The Women’s Press, 1993), 1-24; U. S. ed. (Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1994), 1-24. Rpt. in Critical Quarterly 35.4 (December 1993): 66-79; in her Hot Death, Cold Soup: Twelve Short Stories (Delhi, India: Kali for Women, 1996), 111-32. Rpt. (Reading, Eng.: Garnet Publishing, 1997), 99-117; and in her Three Virgins and Other Stories (New Delhi, India: Zubaan, 2013), 17-38. DLC, PSt, PU

Dystopian Kafkaesque satire focusing on the “Bureau of Reincarnation and Transmigration of Souls–A Government of India Undertaking.” Indian female author living in the United States.