A Madhouse in Goa and nine other stories (Bilingual)
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Genre: Fiction and Literature
Publisher: CinnamonTeal Publishing
Publication Year: 2012
ISBN: 9789381542644

Ben Antao’s new work of fiction, A Madhouse in Goa and Nine Other Stories and Xirap Ani Her Nnov Kotha, is a collection of ten bilingual short stories in English and Konkani in Roman script.The stories about Goans in interesting predicaments are mostly set in Goa. The Konkani stories come with an extensive glossary to enhance your reading pleasure.

About the Book
(also includes Konkani Version- Xirap Ani Her Nnov Kotha) Ben Antao’s new work of fiction, A Madhouse in Goa and Nine Other Stories and Xirap Ani Her Nnov Kotha, is a collection of ten bilingual short stories in English and Konkani in Roman script.The stories about Goans in interesting predicaments are mostly set in Goa. The Konkani stories come with an extensive glossary to enhance your reading pleasure. Ben Antao is a veteran journalist, novelist and short fiction writer living in Toronto, Canada. 266p/Paperback/5.83×8.27″ Buy Paperback (English) | Buy Paperback (Konkani)
About the Author
Ben Antao

Ben Antao was born in Goa, India, and has been a journalist, teacher, writer and a certified financial planner now living in Toronto, Canada.

He graduated from the University of Bombay (M.A. in English) and worked as a reporter for The Navhind Times, Panjim, Goa (1963-64) and later joined The Indian Express (1965-66) in Bombay as a reporter. In 1966, he was awarded a journalism fellowship by the World Press Institute based at the Macalester College, St. Paul, Minn., for a year’s study and travel in the United States.

He has published five novels, two memoirs, two travelogues as well as several short stories.