Suniti Namjoshi (1941 ….)

Three Feminist Fables

The three feminist fables are entitled the Giantess, Of Cats and Bells, and Svayamvara, and are taken from The Secret Self/2: Short Stories by Women, selected by Hermione Lee (1987).

Born in Mubwai and living now in South West England, Sunitia Namjoshi is a poet and a fabulist and is best know for her collection entitled Feminist Fables published in 1981.

Trailer for Woody Allen film version of Svayamvara is here

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