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3 edition of Indian women novelists. found in the catalog.

Indian women novelists.

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  • 18 Currently reading

Published by Prestige in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Indic fiction (English) -- Women authors -- History and criticism.,
    • Feminism and literature -- India -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Women and literature -- India -- History -- 20th century.

    • About the Edition

      Anthology of articles on contemporary Indian women novelists writing in English, excluding those covered in the first set; with a focus on feminism and feminist literature.

      Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

      Statementedited by R.K. Dhawan.
      ContributionsDhawan, R. K. 1943-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9492.6.W6 I54 1993
      The Physical Object
      Pagination6 v. :
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1057717M
      ISBN 108185218420, 8185218390
      LC Control Number93902157

      "Geeta Dharmarajan's Separate Journeys is a moving tribute to the depth and variety of Indian writing by women. Its stories evocatively convey the vibrance and complexity of contemporary Indian experience―and Mary Ellis Gibson's introduction provides a sophisticated overview of the challenges of language, translation, gender, and nation faced by Indian writers today/5(2). About the Book. In the Contemporary world of Academia Indian Women Novelist writing in English has made a distinct mark for themselves. In the past Indian Women Writers has been undervalued due to patriarchal assumptions about the superior worth of male experience. With the passage of time Indian women writers have.


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