Gentle no more

In Tomb of Sand (Ret Samadhi, 2018), Geetanjali Shree presents us with an iconoclastic, taboo-destroying eighty-year-old protagonist, destined to challenge one of her ancient culture’s central premisses: that a widow should be hidden, isolated and shrouded in white. There is no one quite like what in contemporary literature, which is perhaps one reason why Shree, … Read more