Bhubaneswar: Translator Niharika Mallick’s latest book ‘Dhusara Saisaba’ was launched here today in the presence of writer Adyasha Das, noted short storyteller Rabi Panda and translator Subhash Satpathy.
‘Dhusara Saisaba,’ which has been published by Black Eagle Publications, is the Odia translation of Saraswati award-winning novel, eminent Hindi novelist Govind Mishar’s ‘Dhul Poudhon Par.’
‘Dhusara Saisaba’ beautifully describes the struggles of a woman’s life and the various obstacles she faces in the society to create her own identity in the fields of education and employment.
While speaking on the occasion, the guests said that translating a book by keeping the meaning of the original text intact is a special art and translator Niharika Mallik has succeeded in this.
Novelists Swarnalata Mohapatra, Supriya Panda, Nabajyoti Ray, Dharmaraj Maji, Sabyasachi Bisoyi, Ajit Bhoi and Ashok Parida attended the book launching ceremony.
‘Dhusara Saisaba’ is available on Amazon.
About Niharika Mallick:
- She was born on February 2,1982. She is a translator. Her translation works have been published in Sambad, Prameya, Sakala, Pratibeshi, Shailaja, Katha, Kadambinee and many other newspapers and magazines. Her translation books include Adhunika Hindi Galpamala, Mo Priya Kahani, Mahadevi Verma nka Nirbachita Kabita, Mu O Mu and Asabhya Nagara O Anyanya Galpa.
- Dhusara Shaishaba is her sixth translation book. She teaches Hindi language and literature in a college.