Defiant Dreams - Tales of Everyday Divas

Defiant Dreams Tales of Everyday Divas Defiant Dreams Tales of Everyday Divas is a collection of twenty four stories handpicked through a nationwide contest It is a collage of love and patience courage and determination Between the covers

  • Title: Defiant Dreams - Tales of Everyday Divas
  • Author: Rhiti Bose Lopamudra Banerjee Sanghamitra Bose Sutapa Basu Paulami Duttagupta Radhika Maira Tabrez Santosh Bakaya Anirban Nanda
  • ISBN: 9789385854040
  • Page: 282
  • Format: Paperback
  • Defiant Dreams Tales of Everyday Divas is a collection of twenty four stories handpicked through a nationwide contest It is a collage of love and patience, courage and determination Between the covers is a chronicle of dreams that refuse to be crushed by the heel of Life s injustices The tales are portraits of everyday women rising to extraordinary challenges women whoDefiant Dreams Tales of Everyday Divas is a collection of twenty four stories handpicked through a nationwide contest It is a collage of love and patience, courage and determination Between the covers is a chronicle of dreams that refuse to be crushed by the heel of Life s injustices The tales are portraits of everyday women rising to extraordinary challenges women who transformed themselves into mistresses of their own destinies From the lanes of Banaras to the hills of Assam, from the high rises of Delhi to the household courtyards down south, across urban landscapes and rural settings, these incredible women are here to inspire.

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    1. Given the title of this book, it did not surprise me that the 24 female protagonists of DEFIANT DREAMS are all heroines, each in their own way, defying cultural, religious and familial conventions to improve their lot. What did take me entirely unawares was the sheer diversity of the stories in this expertly written and curated collection. Through this anthology, the reader enters a world where a single woman living alone can be persecuted as a witch, where the marriage of a female child is deem [...]


    2. Defiant Dreams is a beautiful collection of 24 short stories, edited by Rhiti Bose who runs the Incredible Women of India blog and Lopa Banerjee who is making a name for herself as a translator, poet, memoir or non-fiction writer and here as a debut editor. The collection has already been covered a bit extensively by Iha Magazeen and in an interview given by Rhiti and Lopa to ISSE (Indian Short Stories in English). The collection is well edited, reasonably priced and about the stories of women w [...]


    3. It took me a while to read and review this book because I was apprehensive about yet more tales of wronged and tormented women. The vibrant red cover, charming in itself, perhaps added to my reluctance. The lovely face of a woman is surrounded by smaller faces of identical men with turbans and handlebar mustaches. Surely images of stereotyped patriarchy violently attacking or insidiously eating away the woman's soul? I was exhausted by sad stories. Could I digest more?As I browsed through the st [...]


    4. Defiant Dreams: Tales of Everyday Divas is a collection of twenty-four stories handpicked through a nationwide contest. It is a collage of love and patience, courage and determination. Between the covers is a chronicle of dreams that refuse to be crushed by the heel of Life’s injustices. The tales are portraits of everyday women rising to extraordinary challenges; women who transformed themselves into mistresses of their own destinies. From the lanes of Banaras to the hills of Assam, from the [...]


    5. One has to read to savour the various flavours that this anthology providesd trulyy stopping after reading only one story!


    6. This collection of 24 stories, inspired from real life incidents, feature women who have suffered grave injustices at the hands of their family and society. The many different perspectives captured in these stories spotlight how the plight of women remains unchanged despite so called progress in society.These authors share the heartbreaking experiences of these women and remind the reader that women are far more stronger than men. Women who, despite being broken in strength and spirit, carry the [...]


    7. Exceptional anthropology of talented writers showcasing hidden fears of women and the courage with which they overcame their obstacles. Some of the stories are too powerful and present how a women has done her bit, be it a woman living in rural area or one living abroad. Considering few of the stories are based on real life incidents, it is sure to give you goosebumps Must read







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