Stories of everyday quests in Anjum Hasan’s new book 

Author Anjum Hasan on her new book of stories and her writing process in this exclusive chat with SouthWord.

Anjum Hasan is the author of three novels, a short story collection and a book of poems. The Bangalore-based writer speaks to SouthWord. about what readers can expect to find in her new book of stories, A Day in the Life.

She says of the stories in the new collection that they are about people who are engaged in an “everyday quest”, some with characters who have experiences quite unlike her own. She also speaks about how Bangalore finds a way into her work and her writing “retreat” in Madikeri, Coorg.

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