HEART, We Will Forget Him!

Hindi translation of Emily Dickinson’s ‘HEART, we will forget him!’


Emily Dickinson’s ‘HEART, we will forget him!’

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Translation in Hindi

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About the author


I'm a writer living in Mumbai who dreams incessantly of time travel

About the book author

Emily Dickinson

Emily Dickinson is considered one of the most original 19th Century American poets. She is noted for her unconventional broken rhyming meter and use of dashes and random capitalisation as well as her creative use of metaphor and overall innovative style. [*Source]

About the translator

Akhil Katyal

Akhil Katyal is finishing his doctoral thesis at SOAS, University of London. He blogs at akhil katyal poetry