An Interview with Basudev Sunani.

  • Jaydeep Sarangi New Alipore College, University of Calcutta
Keywords: Dalit poets, Indian poets


Basudev Sunani (born in 1962 in the remote village of Maniguda, in the district of Nuapada, Odisha,) is an Oriya poet. He is the author of four collections of poetry and a recent book entitled Dalit, Capitalism and Globalisation. He represents a strong, articulate and engaged Dalit presence in the world of Oriya verse.

Author Biography

Jaydeep Sarangi, New Alipore College, University of Calcutta
Jaydeep Sarangi is a professor of English and principal, New Alipore College (University of Calcutta), Kolkata. He is a poet with eight volumes and a relentless activist of Dalit studies. He is an important link between India Australia poetic links with six collaborative anthologies of Indo Australian poetry.