Feminism and Contemporary Indian Women's Writing (Hardcover)

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This book is a comparative and developmental study of the expression of feminist concerns in the novels of Kamala Markandaya, Nayantara Sahgal, Anita Desai, and Shashi Deshpande, among the best known and most prolific Indian novelists writing in English, who have been self-consciously engaged with women's issues during the postcolonial era.

About the Author


ELIZABETH JACKSON is a Sessional Lecturer in Literature at Birkbeck College, University of London, UK, where she teaches courses on Victorian, colonial and postcolonial literatures. She has also taught at Goldsmiths College, University of London, where she earned her PhD in 2007.


Product Details
ISBN: 9780230236271
ISBN-10: 0230236278
Publisher: Palgrave MacMillan
Publication Date: March 2nd, 2010
Pages: 212
Language: English