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Indian literature today

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Published by Prestige Books in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indic literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.,
  • Indic literature (English) -- 20th century -- History and criticism.

  • About the Edition

    Contributed articles on contemporary Indic literature.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by R.K. Dhawan.
    ContributionsDhawan, R. K. 1943-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPK5416 .I525 1994
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1255253M
    ISBN 108185218919, 8185218927
    LC Control Number94905318

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    About The Vintage Book of Modern Indian Literature. In recent years American readers have been thrilling to the work of such Indian writers as Salman Rushdie and Vikram Seth. Now this extravagant and wonderfully discerning anthology unfurls the full diversity of Indian literature from the s to the present, presenting today’s brightest talents in the company of their distinguished. Today women are seen establishing their identity in almost all walks of life and they have heralded a new consciousness in the realm of literature too. Anees Jung in her book Unveiling India states her ideology in the following words: In the complex pantheon of diversities, the Indian woman remains the point of unity unveiling through each.

    Today, however, it is sheer pleasure to see books by Indian authors displayed at books stores. So, here’s hoping that you decide to be more adventurous on your next trip to the bookstore and pick up at least one children’s book by an Indian author, whether or not you have a child to gift it to.   According to Sukthankar, the book belongs to these women who put their thoughts and lives on scraps of paper or tape, and to “those women who I wish had written but weren’t able to”. ‘Same-Sex Love in India: Readings in Indian Literature’, edited by Saleem Kidvai and Ruth Vanita.


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