Download e-book for iPad: A History of Indian Poetry in English by Rosinka Chaudhuri

By Rosinka Chaudhuri

ISBN-10: 1107078946

ISBN-13: 9781107078949

ISBN-10: 1316646521

ISBN-13: 9781316646526

A background of Indian Poetry in English explores the family tree of Anglophone verse in India from its nineteenth-century origins to the current day. starting with an in depth advent that charts very important theoretical contributions to the sphere, this background contains broad essays that light up the legacy of English in Indian poetry. equipped thematically, those essays survey the multilayered verse of such diversified poets as Henry Louis Vivian Derozio, Rabindranath Tagore, Ezekiel Moraes, Kamala Das, and Melanie Silgardo. Written by means of a number of best students, this background additionally devotes targeted consciousness to the lasting importance of imperialism and diaspora in Indian poetry. This ebook is of pivotal significance to the improvement of Indian poetry in English and should function a useful reference for experts and scholars alike.

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