TITLE

A Clarion Call for Socio-economic and Emotional Consciousness in Mulk Raj Anand's Untouchable

AUTHOR(S)
Baskaran, R.
PUB. DATE
October 2011
SOURCE
Language in India;Oct2011, Vol. 11 Issue 10, p73
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Literary Criticism
ABSTRACT
The author offers a literary criticism of the book "Untouchable," by Indian writer Mulk Raj Anand. He argues that the novelist, whose name is synonymous to commitment, juxtaposes the social evils against the mindsets of individuals and some privileged sections of the society. He describes the symbolic significance of the novel's characters and discusses the book's aim. He also offers an overview of the story.
ACCESSION #
70566243

 

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