Articles by Meena Alexander

Translated Lives: Rabindranath Tagore’s “Post Office”

November 20, 2012

I. When I was a child in the courtyard of the family house, my cousins and I decided to stage Rabindranath Tagore’s Dak Ghar (Post Office). It was an uncle who suggested we do this. I remember the faded covers of the Macmillan first edition of the play that belonged to my grandmother Eli. How assiduously… more »