“Honoring Hyderabad through Poetry: A Journey from Sarojini Naidu to Contemporary City-Based Poets”
“Celebrating Hyderabad in Poetry: ‘Hum Aiseich Bolte! This is Just How We Speak’ is an anthology of 35 English poems.”
“Hum Aiseich Bolte! This is Just How We Speak, Celebrating Hyderabad in Poetry,” a collection of 35 English poems edited by Usha Akella, is a lyrical tribute to the beauty and rich history of the city. Through ballads exploring the city’s culture, language, mannerisms, lifestyles, and topography, each poet offers new perspectives, bringing Hyderabad to life with their linguistic brilliance.
The book, a tribute to Hyderabad, is a collection of poems that celebrate the city’s wonders through references to its culture, museums, city life, and architecture. Edited by someone with a discerning and refined eye, it uncovers the hidden gems of this wonderful place.