Amitav Ghosh

Mondal, Anshuman A. (2007) Amitav Ghosh. Manchester University Press. ISBN 9780719070044

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Abstract

This is a critical introduction to the fictional and non-fictional writings of one of the most celebrated and significant literary voices to have emerged from India in recent decades. Encompassing all of Amitav Ghosh's writings to date, it takes a thematic approach that enables in-depth analysis of the cluster of themes, ideas and issues that Ghosh has steadily built up into a substantial intellectual project. This project overlaps significantly with many of the key debates in postcolonial studies and so this book is both an introduction to Ghosh's writing and a contribution to the development of ideas on the ‘postcolonial’ — in particular, its relation to postmodernism.

Item Type: Book
Uncontrolled Keywords: india,amitav ghosh,postcolonial studies,postmodernism,critical introduction,fictional writings,non-fictional writings,intellectual project
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Date Deposited: 27 Oct 2016 15:00
Last Modified: 08 Jul 2020 23:36
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/61135
DOI: 10.7228/manchester/9780719070044.001.0001

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