Also Read: Being an Indian born in America, Sanjena Sathian had to grapple with her identity for a long time. And this unnerving question about being an Indian or an American gave birth to her debut novel Gold Diggers. A book that put her into the longlist for the Center for Fiction’s First Novel Prize.
Apart from running the first English medium school in the Sundarbans, Satarupa Majumder has also been working with the community in the region. After the delicate eco-system was battered by Cyclone Amphan in May 2020, Satarupa and her team loaded vats of food on boats to ferry to the flood affected areas.
Published on 18, Aug 2021