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A Translation Of Select Critical Essays Of Suresh Joshi

Subtitle: With a Critical Introduction

Authored By: Sunil Sagar

Publisher:  Authorspress

ISBN-13: 9789387281264

Year of Publication: 2018

Pages: 274

                                       Binding: Hardback(HB)

Category:  English Literature

Price in Rs. 696.50

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About the Book


A Translation of Select Critical Essays of Suresh Joshi, with a Critical Introduction contains the translation of the critical writings of the eminent Gujarati writer and critic. It comprises select critical essays which capture the historical context of the then Gujarati literary and critical practices. These essays also record the core ideas and arguments of Suresh Joshi as a critic. It dwells upon the convergence of ideas from the West and the then literary and critical practices. As a critique of the literary and critical practices, these essays provide a glimpse into the modern and postmodern leanings of Suresh Joshi and the beginning of a new era of literary criticism in Gujarat. A critical introduction contained in the book situates Suresh Joshi’s work and his ideas in the context.

About the Author


Dr Sunil Sagar is Assistant Professor in English & Head, Department of Communication Skills at Marwadi University, Rajkot. He holds a doctorate in Translation Studies. He is a recognized translator with University Granth Nirman Board, Gujarat. He has translated entries for People’s Linguistic Survey of India and Encyclopedia of Indian Poetics. He has also contributed a unit on ‘Translation and Critical Writings’ for IGNOU’s textbook for MA in Translation Studies. His research interests include Translation Studies, Comparative Literature and English Language Teaching. He is Editor of International Journal of Humanities in Technical Education.