Published Author Book Discussion with Jawahara Saidullah
Updated: May 10
You're invited to read and discuss The Burden of Foreknowledge by Women Who Write member, Jawahara Saidullah, on Sunday, May 21, 2023, over Zoom. To receive your link, please send an email to Programs@WomenWhoWrite.org.
The Burden of Foreknowledge may be ordered from Amazon.com in Kindle or paperback format.
Synopsis: In 16th century India, when Nadee is swept away by the raging Yamuna, her life itself becomes a journey. A journey that takes her from her devastated village, Zameerpur, to the burning ghats of Kashi, to the courts of Agra and then on to the city of dreams, Fatehpur-Sikri. Even as her life intertwines with history barriers between the future and the past, the dead and the living break down until they become indistinguishable.