Shashi Deshpande

BookShashi Deshpande

Shashi Deshpande

Writers and their Work

2005

December 31st, 2005

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A critical analysis of foremost Indian novelist Shashi Deshpande. It places Deshpande's works in the context of the complexities in the construction of Indian women by examining the specific historical conditions that represented them; a literary theory of Indian women writers; and her interviews and articles. This book also offers an insight into the way Indian women have been represented in contemporary India. Writing in English, the title is accessible to students and offers a new insight into the methodologies of reading an Indian woman writer.

About The Author

Amrita Bhalla teaches English Literature at Jesus and Mary College, University of Delhi.