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Ruth Prawer Jhabvala And Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni


Subtitle: A Comparative Study


Authored By: Savita Yadav


Publisher:  Authorspress


ISBN-13: 9789352075881


Year of Publication: 2017


Pages: 210

                                       Binding: Hardback(HB)


Category:  English Literature


Price in Rs. 560.00

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About the Book


 

This is the first book that discusses the Ruth Prawer Jhabvala and Chitra Banerjee Divakaruniin a comparative framework. Jhabvala is Anglo Indian author whereas Divakaruni is an Indian American author. Both were fascinated by alien country and choose the relationships between native Indians/ English/ American as one of their themes. Living in the modern times, the two have the same roots and share a common feeling of expatriates. Both of them are renowned novelists. Jhabvala was awarded Booker Prize for Literature in 1975 and Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni received several awards for literature too. Both were fascinated by their alien host country and choose the relationships between Indians/English/Americans their predominant theme. Living in the post- Independence India, the two share a common feeling of expatriates. The obvious differences in Jhabvala and Divakaruni’s manner and attitude to life or writing, however, noticeable they may be do not separate them in their aims.

Dr. Savita Yadav is at present serving as a Lecturer of English at Chaudhary Charan Singh Mahavidyalaya, Barabanki, affiliated to Ram Manohar Lohia Awadh University, Faizabad (Uttar Pradesh). She is also working as an Evaluator in IGNOU. Formerly she was an Assistant Professor of English and Value Education, in SRM University, Ghaziabad. Her research topic is ‘Cultural Studies in the Select Novels of Ruth Prawer Jhabvala and Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni: A Comparative Study’. She has written many literary and critical articles on the various topics. She writes poems both in Hindi and English. Her articles and poems have been published in various magazines and the journals.


About the Author


 

Dr. Savita Yadav is at present serving as a Lecturer of English at Chaudhary Charan Singh Mahavidyalaya, Barabanki, affiliated to Ram Manohar Lohia Awadh University, Faizabad (Uttar Pradesh). She is also working as an Evaluator in IGNOU. Formerly she was an Assistant Professor of English and Value Education, in SRM University, Ghaziabad. Her research topic is ‘Cultural Studies in the Select Novels of Ruth Prawer Jhabvala and Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni: A Comparative Study’. She has written many literary and critical articles on the various topics. She writes poems both in Hindi and English. Her articles and poems have been published in various magazines and the journals.