Apne Apne Marseia - Short Stories ( Dhahan Prize winner 2021)
This is the first short stories collection by the Amritsar based woman writer, Sarghi. These stories explore the emotional and mental condition of predominately female characters struggling with shock and confusion. The author digs deep into the complexities and values of a male centered culture where enormous power imbalance in intimate relationships leave women vulnerable to abuse, cruelty, and rape.
THIS BOOK HAS BEEN AWARDED DHAHAN PRIZE (Canadian) of $10,000 for the year 2021 on October 14, 2021.