Indian Writing in English

Course Number: 
HUL 884
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Course Objective

The course focuses on the dominant themes like India's struggle for freedom, partition and communal harmony/ discord, Issues of pluralism and the related problems as reflected in Indian Writing in English. It also aims at a close study of problems of modernization, diaspora and India's quest for identity, Rushdie and Post Rushdie. The students should be prepared to do intense study of the texts and wherever possible a comparative study of the literary representations with the visual and electronic media will also be undertaken. All the genres of literature will be made part of the study.


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