Traitor

Traitor #2020

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  • Title: Traitor
  • Author: Shobasakthi Anushiya Ramaswamy
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 252
  • Format: Hardcover
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      Posted by:Shobasakthi Anushiya Ramaswamy
      Published :2019-05-08T19:01:32+00:00

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    A great deal of the book came through to me only after I finished reading the afterword which was well expended throwing good light on the socio political scenario present in the country It s a pretty deep subject that needs much introspection However, I believe it didn t get through to me mainly because it s translated from Tamil to English and the mann vasanai for the lack of a better word in English, I resort to using Tamil or the essence is lost on me Perhaps a second or third reading would [...]

    Traitor is a novel about torture set in Sri Lanka Shobasakthi is a former child soldier himself and he channels the stories of decades past torture in prisons, ethnic violence in this fictional account What could easily have become a simplistic good vs evil account is complicated by the fact that the main character is so flawed He s presented almost as a tragic comic anti hero, someone who passes through a number of events but lacks agency aside from his ability to tell his own story This book m [...]

    harrowing, but dazzling and an excellent afterword by the translator helps put it all together in socio political chronological context.

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