Anthology Of Bengali Short Stories
- Author: Sunil Gangopadhyay, Sanjukta Dasgupta
- Publisher: Sahitya Akademi
- ISBN: 9788126042548
This collection comprises works chosen from writers who were born betweenb1940 and 1960. During the period Bengali fiction saw the emergence of some of the most powerful writers. A significant feature of this collection is the fact that the anthology successfully debunks the common perception that contemporary Bengali short stories are mostly are urban. Only eleven stories out of a total of 34 are city centric. The rest have village a backdrop.