Meet the Authors
Bonti Senchowa is Associate Professor with R.G. Baruah College, Guwahati and has authored 3 collections of short stories – Nishad Gandhar, Saral aru Sundar, and Duparor Paaro Sorai, as well as editing an anthology of Assamese Fiction by women writers. She was the first recipient of the Jehirul Hussain Memorial Award, for outstanding contribution in the genre of short-stories (2006).
Nagen Saikia ( নগেন শইকীয়া) was formerly a professor of Dibrugarh University. Saikia started his career as a teacher and went on to serve in different reputed institutions in various categories. He has published numerous literary essays, short stories, novels, books and articles, to his credit. Saikia was conferred with the Sahitya Akademi award in 1997 for his short stories collection Andharat Nizar Mukh and was honoured by the Mohan Chandra Sahitya Sabha in 1980 for Chinta aru Charcha.