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Contemporary Indian fiction in English

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Published by Creative in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indic fiction (English) -- 20th century -- History and criticism -- Congresses.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Avadhesh K. Singh.
    ContributionsSingh, Avadhesh K., Saurāshṭra Yunivarsiṭī. Dept. of English.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9492.5 .C66 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination151 p. ;
    Number of Pages151
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1379233M
    ISBN 108185231192
    LC Control Number92911627

      This book starts with a consideration of a issue of the New Yorker that celebrated fifty years of Indian independence, and goes on to explore the development of a pattern of performance and performativity in contemporary Indian fiction in English (Salman Rushdie, Arundhati Roy and Vikram Chandra). Such fiction, which constructs identity through Author: Maria-Sabina Draga Alexandru. A History of the Indian Novel in English traces the development of book project on realism in contemporary Indian literature, fi lm, and television. 2 2 Th e Politics and Art of Indian English Fantasy Fiction Tabish Khair and Sébastien Doubinsky 2 3 Th ndian e I Graphic Nel vo File Size: KB.

    Myth in Contemporary Telugu Literature – G. V. Subramanyan Part Two The Myth of Indian Literature – Aniket Jaaware Contesting Polarities: Creating Space Reading Myth in Mahasweta Devi’s Stories – Subha Chakraborty Dasgupta Myth in Contemporary Indian Fiction in English – C. N. Srinath "Performance and Performativity in Contemporary Indian Fiction in English" published on 04 Feb by Brill | : Maria-Sabina Draga Alexandru.

      Her book, Ladies Coupe, is one book every Indian lady should pick up. A middle-aged woman is on a journey to Kanyakumari where she ends up swapping stories with 5 Author: Grace Bains. Contemporary Indian Literary Criticism in English: Alternative Frameworks is an attempt at looking into the various kinds of critical practices that are in vogue today among critics and academicians practicing literary criticism in English in India. The book attempts to identify the several schools of literary criticism in English in India by exploring and classifying the various issues that.


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