“A Night with the Joking Clown”

Title“A Night with the Joking Clown”
Year for Search2019
AuthorsChatterjee, Rimi B.(b. 1969)
Secondary AuthorsSaint, Tarun H.
Secondary TitleThe Gollancz Book of South Asian Science Fiction
Pagination255-79
Date Published2019
ISBN Number978-93-88322-05-8
KeywordsEnglish author, Female author, Indian author, Northern Ireland author
Annotation

Corporations have divided up the world but are in conflict over their spheres of influence. Men completely dominate women, which they divide into “slags” and “chicks.” 

Holding Institutions

PSt, PU

Author Note

 The female author (b. 1969), who has a D.Phil. from Oxford and lives in India, was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, of Indian parents who returned to India in 1979. She teaches English at Jadavpur University.

Full Text

2019 Chatterjee, Rimi B. (b. 1969). “A Night with the Joking Clown.” The Gollancz Book of South Asian Science Fiction. Ed. Tarun H. Saint (Gurugram, India: Hachette India, 2019), 255-79. PSt, PU 

Corporations have divided up the world but are in conflict over their spheres of influence. Men completely dominate women, which they divide into “slags” and “chicks.”  The female author, who has a D.Phil. from Oxford and lives in India, was born in Belfast, Northern Ireland, of Indian parents who returned to India in 1979. She teaches English at Jadavpur University.