Arunachalee novelist Mamang Dai’s book listed for Auther award
Renowned Arunachalee novelist Mamang Dai's critically acclaimed book 'Escaping the Land' has been listed for the prestigious Auther Awards - Creating Lasting Impressions.
ITANAGAR: Renowned Arunachalee novelist Mamang Dai's critically acclaimed book 'Escaping the Land' has been listed for the prestigious Auther Awards - Creating Lasting Impressions.
The book, published by Speaking Tiger in 2021, has received widespread acclaim for its powerful portrayal of the land and people of the state.
The Auther Awards - Creating Lasting Impressions is an annual literary award that recognizes outstanding literary works that make a lasting impact on readers.
The award recognizes books across different genres and languages, and the shortlist is carefully curated by a panel of judges.
Dai's 'Escaping the Land' is a work of fiction that explores the complexities of identity, displacement, and the relationship between man and nature.
The book is set in the remote mountains of Arunachal Pradesh and follows the journey of a young man who leaves his village in search of a better life.
The book has been praised for its lyrical prose, vivid imagery, and nuanced portrayal of the culture and traditions of the people of Arunachal Pradesh.
It has also been lauded for its sensitive handling of themes such as migration, loss, and nostalgia.
The winner will be announced at a ceremony in Mumbai later this year.
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