Joy Goswami is one of the best Bengali poets around and writes in the Bengali language. He is a well published writer of the ‘post-Jibananda Das era’, having. Joy Goswami, a much-awarded Bengali poet, has been a consistent voice against violence, war and genocide, and has published over 50 titles. Joy Goswami –Bengali Poet: The South Asian Literary Recordings Project ( Library of Congress New Delhi Office). One of the finest Bengali poets of recent times.

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Som rated it really bengall it Dec 02, Shona Moni added it Dec 18, Readerbug marked it as to-read Dec 03, Goswami turned sixty this year, and to celebrate his life in poetry, a documentary called Joy at Sixty was produced by Sumit Das.

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Do you like this poet? Goswami’s formal education stopped early, in grade eleven. They were, in their different ways, dragging the epic into narratives of dailiness, writing about a thousand Mrs.

Where will I goswaim with Kaberi-Bukun? In this house If anyone loses anything, let Olu know. Because Goswami, who lost his father early when the family was still living in Ranaghat, the suburb near Kolkata that gives his poems the tone of far-near and whose mother was a school headmistress, was a school dropout. Goswami was introduced to and encouraged with respect to poetry by his father, Madhu Goswami a well-known freedom fighter in the area.


Shanti shanti shanti shanti—when the golden madgirl sits on the shore eating one sunset after another Ashes, Burnt by the Sun Or, Here comes the mother Having sold her daughter We do not consider you so weak as a poet. Goswami is doing two remarkable things here: Ojy by Joy Goswami. His family moved to Ranaghat, West Bengal shortly after and he has lived there ever since.

Sankhadeep added it May 17, All information has been reproduced here for educational and informational purposes to benefit site if, and is provided at no charge DEV marked it as to-read May 21, July Learn how and when to remove this template message. My personal fascination for Goswami’s work has been primarily with his quiet feminism.

Shashank Jha marked it as to-read Gossami 25, Best Poem of Joy Goswami. Olu cooks for us.

Joy Goswami: Selected Poems

Retrieved 9 July How is one to write a poem about one’s illiterate maid, for instance? By this time he was already writing poetry. It is this everyday quality of madness that gives Goswami’s poetry so much of its energy. Anik Maity added it Oct 01, Want to Read Currently Reading Read. He lost his father at the age of six, after which the family was sustained by his mother, a teacher. Faithful as mirrors, I give him back the lines he might have written from my side of the mercury-sheet, the sheen that films our eyes and reflects us, each the exact inversion of the other.


Joy Goswami – Joy Goswami Poems – Poem Hunter

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