Masterful Tapestry of Narratives
Steven S. George
MÁRQUEZ, EMS, GULAM & OTHERS: SELECTED SHORT STORIES by Benyamin(Translated from the original Malayalam by Mohammed Hanifv) Harper Perennial, 2023, 228 pp., INR 399
September 2023, volume 47, No 9

In Márquez, EMS, Gulam & Others, the renowned Malayali writer, Benyamin skilfully transports readers into a captivating realm of interconnected narratives. The interconnections and affinity within the anthology effortlessly unfold, organically blending into the unique backdrop of each story. These seamless connections unveil the multifarious human experience, spanning across diverse languages, cultures, races and landscapes from around the world.

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