Manan Karki


Manan Karki was born in Kathmandu in 1976 and lives there working as a freelance editor and translator. He has a degree in English literature and a diploma in linguistics. His novel, The Memory of Leaves, was released by an independent publisher in Ireland but is now out of print.


The hanged man sings Kathmandu

PoetryIA nation cursed by the Sati.– Popular Nepali saying. Neither with a bang, nor with a whimper,But with the cries, the shrieks, the cursesAs of a woman by fire being ravagedWill you go down, Kathmandu,City of ruins and shadows,Where the...

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