Issue 1: Literatures of the languages of India
Six samples representing four of the languages of India – Bangla, Hindi, Kannada and Gujarati – have been selected for the inaugural round of PEN Presents, in partnership with the British Council.
The six winners were chosen from a shortlist of 12 translators, who were awarded grants to create samples of their proposed works, and have received editorial support from English PEN.
Explore the books and read the samples.
Songs of Glory
Last Boy: An Untouchable Boy’s Classroom
Haseena and Other Stories
The Ice Machine