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Stallion of the Sun and Other Stories The Seven Masterful Stories In This Collection, Many Of Which Have Been Translated Into English For The First Time, Affirm Anantha Murthy As One Of India S Foremost Fiction Writers


About the Author: U.R. Ananthamurthy ಯು. ಆರ್. ಅನ೦ತಮೂರ್ತಿ

Udupi Rajagopalacharya Ananthamurthy was a contemporary writer and critic in the Kannada language and is considered as one of the pioneers of the Navya movement He is the sixth person among eight recipients of the Jnanpith Award for the Kannada language, the highest literary honor conferred in India In 1998, he received the Padma Bhushan award from the Government of India and in 2013, he was nominated for Man Booker International Prize.Ananthamurthy s works have been translated into several Indian and European languages and have been awarded with important literary prizes His main works include Samskara, Bhava, Bharathi Pura, and Avasthe He has written numerous short stories as well Several of his novels and short fictions have been made into movies.Most of Ananthamurthy s literary works deal with psychological aspects of people in different situations, times and circumstances His writings supposedly analyze aspects ranging from challenges and changes faced by Brahmin families of Karnataka to bureaucrats dealing with politics influencing their work.



10 thoughts on “Stallion of the Sun and Other Stories

  1. says:

    Reinaldo Arenas once said that all the literature of his century was somewhat burdened by the theme of uprootedness, the trauma of being uprooted from one place and being quickly dropped into another, alien one Arenas words couldn t have beentrue for U.R Ananthamurthy s writings laced with humor and slyness, his fiction treads a fine line between what is philosophical and


  2. says:

    The book is a set of short stories by the author Most stories reflect rural life Although the book is based on the life of the author that he experienced in rural areas it is very much visible in the urban cities too.A lot of it reflects the rebellion of the author to the orthodox beliefs and practices that exist in rural India Many of the stories involve women and how their life


  3. says:

    Clip Joint is a marvelous story by Ananthamurthy The conflict between values of West and East is best reflected in the story How true are his words on the western sanitized but nuclear society versus eastern filthy but shared society I cannot explain the analysis, which this chapter in book does beautifully A must read.


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