The Stepchild: Angaliyat by Joseph MacwanThe Stepchild: Angaliyat by Joseph Macwan

The Stepchild: Angaliyat

byJoseph Macwan

Paperback | November 15, 2012

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A gripping tale of love, heroism, humiliation, revenge, and death, Angaliyat presents a vividly coloured picture of the lives of two neighbouring villages in the Charotar district of central Gujarat. This paperback edition includes a revised and updated Introduction and a new Preface.

About The Author

Joseph Macwan (1935-2010) lived and taught in Anand, Gujarat. He told the stories of Dalit lives in the region as vivid narratives told in the Charotari dialect. Angaliyat is his most acclaimed novel, and Joseph Macwan is Gujarat's well-known Dalit writer. He won several state and national awards for literature. Rita Kothari is a Profe...

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Title:The Stepchild: AngaliyatFormat:PaperbackDimensions:272 pages, 8.46 × 5.51 × 0.03 inPublished:November 15, 2012Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198090307

ISBN - 13:9780198090304

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Table of Contents

AcknowledgementsTranslator's NotePreface to the Paperback EditionIntroductionThe StepchildGlossary