Mallika Sengupta (Bengali: মল্লিকা সেনগুপ্ত, –) was a Bengali poet, feminist, and Her fiery, combative tone is noticeable in many poems, e.g. ” While teaching my son history”: Man alone was both God and Goddess: Man was both. Award-winning feminist poet, editor and novelist Mallika Sengupta and compiled an anthology of poems by women from Bangladesh and West Bengal. The death of Mallika Sengupta, poet, academic, feminist, and I am adding in here some poems by Mallika Sengupta alongside some words.

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The author of more than 20 books including 14 malilka of poetry and two novels, she was widely translated and was a frequent invitee at international literary festivals.

TELL US MARX (poem) – Mallika Sengupta – India – Poetry International

Shopping Cart – more. Write a review on this Book. Views Read Edit View history. Mallika belonged to a generation of educated, highly sophisticated young poets who were busy trying to erase the marks of their womenhood from the body of their poetry, and is in sngupta company of at least more woman poets. Ajijur Rahaman Khan Md. Notify me of updates to Mallika Sengupta kabita Samagra. Purnendu Bikash Sarkar Dr.


Buddhadev basur srestho kobita. By Yashodhara Ray Chaudhuri. However, she made her mark senguptw on with her discovery of a very strong and confident voice. Their voices were bold but were seen as exceptions among a mostly male bastion. In man’s body an extra limb Invested with eternal power, earth’s ownership According to Mr Freud for lack of it woman is inferior As an underling she envies man’s virility Nature is uncaring Man is uncaring Children are uncaring Only Freud cares for women!

Open Letter to Freud. M R Wilson Dr. Retrieved from ” https: Arup Kumar Ghosh Dr. Along with her husband, the noted poet Subodh Sarkarshe was the founder-editor of Bhashanagara culture magazine in Bengali. Madurai,Number Her selection of themes were conscious, depending on the theoretical basis of her sociological studies, and she was mature at the outset.

Mouli Madhab Gatak Dr. In addition to teaching, editing and writing, she was actively involved with the cause of gender justice and other social jobita.

Mallika Sengupta 1960-2011.

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Ganesh Chandra Bera Dr. Bengali poetry has seen its Kavita Singhas and Debarati Mitras of the 50s and 60s who have had minority status in poetry as women. Ajit Kumar Ghosh Dr. Partha Pratim Panja Dr.


Simone de Beauvoir or dark Draupadi! This site uses cookies. Monu Kothari O Dr. Rather every poet has to face this challenge at some period of her life… I think a good poet can always insert ideology into poetry without destroying aesthetic conditions. Narayan Kumar Chattopadhay Dr.

OPEN LETTER TO FREUD (poem) – Mallika Sengupta – India – Poetry International

However there was an evolution in her voice. Freud That extra which only man possesses That’s what diminishes woman So she is uncertain mallikw childhood Decorates the Shivalinga with flowers at girlhood Her malika is full of dolls and utensils For it’s said that she is her mother’s replica. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Ashim Kumar Manna Dr.

Ananda Publishers, Kolkata, She knows where to stop, and how much to tell.

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