Geetanjali Shree

Geetanjali Shree has written five novels – Mai, Hamara Shahar Us Baras, Tirohit, Khali Jagah and Ret Samadhi – and five anthologies of short stories in Hindi. Her stories and novels have been translated into French, German, English, Polish, Serbian and Japanese as well as in Indian languages. She has received various awards for her contribution to Hindi literature. The French translation of her novel Ret Samadhi was shortlisted for the Emile Guimet Prize, 2021, and the English translation won the International Booker Prize, 2022. Shree also writes scripts for theatre and essays in English and Hindi for various publications.

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