Malayalam translation of an unusual autobiographical novel, Karukku by Dalit Tamil writer Bama. Translation is by Shylaja Raveendran. In Panamullu, Bama looks back on her life from a moment of personal crisis, as she leaves a Christian convent to which she has belonged for seven years as a nun. She recreates her childhood in her village through a series of poignant memories and reflections. Most importantly, she examines the simple faith which she grew up as a Roman Catholic and restates it in the light of her experience as a Dalit and a woman.
|Original Title||Karukku (Tamil)|
- Publisher: D C Books
- Category: Malayalam Novel
- Availability: Out Of Stock