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Rohinton Mistry

Subtitle: Representations of Identity: A Critique

Authored By: Vinita Basantani

Publisher:  Authorspress

ISBN-13: 9789352073733

Year of Publication: 2016

Pages: 220

                                       Binding: Hardback(HB)

Category:  English Literature

Price in Rs. 490.00

                             Price in (USA) $. 39.2

Inclusive of All Taxes (After 30% Discount on the Printed Price)

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About the Book


This book aims to study the fiction of Rohinton Mistry with a prospect to study the problems which trouble the Parsi psyche, such as identity crisis, rootlessness, nostalgia and disillusionment. Also, an attempt is made to examine the various thematic motifs employed by the author to depict these problems, various modes of resistance and the socio-political condition of the contemporary India.

About the Author


Vinita Basantani is Head, Department of English, M. U. College of Commerce, Pimpri, Pune and Ph. D. Supervisor of Savitribai Phule Pune University, Pune. She is a member of Maharashtra Sindhi Sahitya Academy. Her area of interest is Indian Writing in English, particularly, Parsi and Sindhi writing. She has authored a book Zoroastrian World View and Parsi Life & Problems: Rohinton Mistry and a dictionary of Sindhi Synonyms. She has edited 2 books and published many research papers/articles in books and journals.