Karthika Naïr : Until the Lions : Echoes from the Mahabharata

01.06.2020 - By Between The Covers : Conversations with Writers in Fiction, Nonfiction & Poetry

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“In this retelling of the Mahabharata from the point of view of its hitherto minor female characters, Karthika Naïr uncovers a seminal feminist text. Until the Lions makes dazzling use of concrete verse and surreptitious rhyme to tell a story you think you know. By poem’s end you understand, with gratitude, that you know nothing […]

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