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Perspectives on Anita Desai

Perspectives on Anita Desai

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Published by Vimal in Ghaziabad .
Written in English

    Places:
  • India
    • Subjects:
    • Desai, Anita, 1937- -- Criticism and interpretation.,
    • Women and literature -- India -- History -- 20th century.,
    • India in literature.

    • About the Edition

      Contributed articles on the writings of Anita Desai, b. 1937, Indo-Anglian novelist.

      Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. [227]-235.

      Statementedited by Ramesh K. Srivastava.
      SeriesIndo-English writers series ;, 6
      ContributionsSrivastava, Ramesh K., 1940-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPR9499.3.D465 Z86 1984
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxlvii, 239 p. ;
      Number of Pages239
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2692016M
      LC Control Number85901045

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As a writer she has been shortlisted for the Booker Prize three times. She received a Sahitya Akademi Award in for her novel Fire on the Mountain, from the Sahitya Akademi, India's National Children: 4, including Kiran Desai. The Present Book Takes A Fresh Look At Gender And Feminist Perspectives Through The Novels Of The Three Women Writers Perspectives on Anita Desai book The Globe, Namely Toni Morrison, Michèle Roberts And Anita Desai To Formulate A Comparative Model On The Theory Of Desire.

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See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from 3/5(1). Fasting, Feasting - Wikipedia. Anita Desai is one of India s foremost writers. She has authored sixteen works of fiction, including Clear Light of Day (), In Custody (), and Fasting, Feasting () - all shortlisted for the Booker Prize as well as Baumgartner s Bombay ().

nnA Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature in London, the American Academy of Arts and Letters in New York, Girton 4/5(50).

(This review duplicates what I posted to Livejournal (and, consequently, to the Goodreads blog) on 3 April ) This Reading Wednesday I've just finished Anita Desai's The Peacock Garden. I read it in two different temporal mindframes--my childhood mind of about eight or ten, and my current mind, which contains several decades more of stuff.I loved the story in both/5.

Anita Desai: my literary apprenticeship with Ruth Prawer Jhabvala The Booker-winning German Jewish writer, who spent much of her adult life in India, was compared to Jane Austen for her wit and. Get this from a library. The novels of Margaret Atwood and Anita Desai: a comparative study in feminist perspectives.

[Sunaina Singh]. Anita Desai lives in the United States, where she is the John E. Burchard Professor of Writing at Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA. Her most recent book is The Artist of Disappearance (), a trio of linked novellas about the art world, each featuring a different kind of Of Birth: Mussoorie, India.

Ms. Desai’s main themes in her new book are decay and disappointment, retreat and regret, so that choice seems highly appropriate. Since the publication of Author: Larry Rohter. This is one of Anita Desai’s most acclaimed books, and was shortlisted for the Booker prize in The characters in Fasting, Feasting exist within the typical set up of an Indian family.

The book is written by an Indian author, which makes the plot very relatable for Indian readers. The book is an extensive study of Indian upper middle-class culture.

It compares the lives of. Her writing also features perspectives often overlooked in Indian literature, such as those of women, children, and the elderly.

Desai’s sensitivity to the complexity of change and the challenges of identity give her an important place in postcolonial Indian literature. Anita Desai born Go to KEYWORD: HML Author. This Paper explores the Indian Writer in English Anita Desai’s novel Fire on the Mountain in an eco-critical perspective and examines the way Desai brilliantly manipulates nature imagery in her novel in the depiction of the alienation of her protagonist Nanda Kaul who lives alone in her house Carignano situated on the mountain ridge of Kasauli.

Anita Desai. Born on 24th Junein Mussoorie this eminent novelist and short story writer is a Professor of Humanities, Emeritus at the Massachusatts Institute of Technology.

Fasting, Feasting,Anita Desai’s latest novel, is the companion piece toClear Light of Day. In Fasting, Feasting, Desai returns to the Indian family, and the relations between parents and children. Parental neglect is frequently referred to in Clear Light of Day, but the novel focuses on the children’s shared experience of neglect which both.

In Perspectives on Anita Desai, Prasad complains that the novel lacks dense imagery, while others, including S. Krishnamoorthy Aithal, recognized that the novel places Desai within the ranks of postcolonial writers impelled to explore the politics of. Anita Desai: I would guess no country has more aspiring writers than ours Author author: Aspiring writers from India It was the combination of a book that proved that Indian English was a.

Anita Desai: Biography Anita Desai (born ) has been touted by "British Writers'" A. Michael Matin as "one of the preeminent contemporary Indian novelists," even referred to by many as the Mother of the Indian psychological novel genre.

Critical Studies: Anita Desai: A Study of Her Fiction by Meena Belliappa, Calcutta, Writers Workshop, ; The Twice-Born Fiction by Meenakshi Mukherjee, New Delhi, Arnold-Heinemann, ; The Novels of Mrs.

Anita Desai by B.R. Rao, New Delhi, Kalyani, ; Anita Desai the Novelist by Madhusudan Prasad, Allahabad, New Horizon, ; Perspectives on. Anita Desai, English-language Indian novelist and author of children’s books who excelled in evoking character and mood through visual images ranging from the meteorologic to the botanical.

Born to a German mother and Bengali father, Desai grew up speaking German, Hindi, and English. She received a.The Question and Answer section for The Village By the Sea is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel. Examine how Anita Desai depicts different cultural and religious features of rural India in the first two chapters of the novel.As Anita Desai is interested in the exploration of female psyche dealing with thoughts, emotions and sensations at various level of consciousness, she found the technique used by ce, Virginia Woolf, Vol Issue 3., (July-Sept.) FEMINIST PERSPECTIVES IN ANITA DESAI'S NOVELS Assistant Professor-IFile Size: KB.