A Coming-of-age Narrative
Somdatta Mandal
ENTERING THE MAZE: QUEER FICTION OF KRISHNAGOPAL MALLICK by Translated from the original Bengali by Niladri R. Chatterjee Niyogi Books, 2023, 176 pp., INR 350
September 2023, volume 47, No 9

With the gradual opening up of the vista of the LGBTQ world in the Indian context, with pride marches flaunting the queer sexual preferences earlier hidden but now unashamedly visible in public, it is no wonder that slowly but steadily, publishers have also woken up to the lucrative potential of queer writing.

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