Speaking Tiger author Jerry Pinto wins The Sahitya Akademi Award 2016.
We are proud to announce that Speaking Tiger author and publishing advisor Jerry Pinto has won The Sahitya Akademi Award 2016. The award was announced on 21st December 2016. Speaking Tiger has published Pinto’s widely acclaimed translations (from Marathi) of Daya Pawar’s classic autobiography, Baluta, and the memoirs I, the Salt Doll (Mee Meethaci Baahuli) by Vandana Mishra and I Want to Destroy Myself (Mala Udhvasta Whaychay) by Malika Amar Shaikh. Speaking Tiger has also published A Book of Light: When a Loved One Has a Troubled Mind, edited and introduced by Pinto.