TITLE

Chapter 9: The Aquatic Ideal The House as Archive in Amitav Ghosh's Writings

PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Genres of Modernity: Contemporary Indian Novels in English;2008, p229
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Chapter 9 of the book "Genres of Modernity: Contemporary Indian Novels in English" is presented. It explores the critique of modernity in the texts of Indian author Amitav Ghosh particularly in the narrative "The Shadow Lines." It describes how Ghosh addressed issues relating to modernity and nationalism through his writing. It also discusses how the characters of this novel struggled with organised silence and events of violence.
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