14 / 06 / 2022

#07 lumbung stories: Mithu Sanyal

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The writer María Bastarós together with harriet c. brown introduce us to lumbung cosmologies through interviews and readings around the lumbung stories book. In this episode you can listen to the conversation between María Bastarós and the author Mithu Sanyal and the reading by the latter of the first 300 words of her story in its original language. We invite you to read along with the book in your hands in the language of your choice.

Mithu Sanyal is writer, cultural scientist and journalist. She has published a cultural history of the Vulva, Vulva: A Revelation of the Invisible Sex, and one about sexual violence Rape. From Lucretia to #MeToo, which garnered the International Humanities Prize. Her debut novel, Identitti, was awarded the Ernst- Bloch-Preis and the regional literature award Literaturpreis Ruhr, and was shortlisted for the German Book Prize. 

This podcast has been possible thanks to the support of Etxepare Euskal Institutua and Acción Cultural Española.