Abburi Chayadevi (1933-2019): A writer who never stopped asking questions

Review by Sadhana Ramchander In 2016, when Anuradha Gunupati and I met 83-year old Abburi Chayadevi to tell her about our plans to publish a book on her writing and craft, she asked, “Why do we need this book? I am already suffering from fame.” I was delighted to find that she still asked questions! …

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Moogavani pillanagrovi (Ballad of Ontillu) – Kesava Reddy

Review by Sadhana Ramchander (A novella from Oxford University Press, translated from Telugu by the author) Oxford Novellas are a unique series and present to the world, socially relevant themes from languages and genres not published in English earlier. They are translations of not only famous names but also of unknown writers, the criteria of …

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