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Partition and Indian literature

Neena Arora

Partition and Indian literature

voices of the wounded psyche

by Neena Arora

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Published by Prestige Books in New Delhi .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Indic literature,
  • Partition, Territorial, in literature,
  • History and criticism,
  • History

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited by Neena Arora, R.K. Dhawan
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPK5416 (P-PZ22)+
    The Physical Object
    Pagination2 v. ;
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24795688M
    ISBN 10817851626, 817851634
    LC Control Number2010327949
    OCLC/WorldCa663387108

    Back the Book In an invaluable addition to the genre of Partition literature, Alok Bhalla explores the concept of boundaries and homes through his interviews with six well-known novelists from India and Pakistan. In conversation with Intizar Husain, Krishna Sobti, Bhisham Sahni, Krishna Baldev Vaid, Kamleshwar, and Bapsi Sidhwa, Bhalla invokes their personal experiences and memories of the. Read PDF [(The Indian Partition in Literature and Films: History, Politics, and Aesthetics)] [Author: Rini Bhattacharya Mehta] published on (December, ) Online. Book Download, PDF Download, Read PDF, Download PDF, Kindle Download. Kerry Lonsdale PDF Online free. Read [(The Indian Partition in Literature and Films.

    The India-Pakistan Partition shaped Indian fiction and the rise of postcolonial literature on the subcontinent Learning About Literature and Partition us toll free: international: +1 () UK: +44 (0)   Siddhartha Deb is the author of The Beautiful and the Damned: Life in the New India, published by Penguin. An excerpt from his new novel, set in .

    Indian English Literature has come a long way – from just a few English books releasing a year previously to thousands of new titles launching every year now. In , India’s book market is valued at an with an estimated Rs billion. India ranks second, after the US, in English language publishing with over publishers. 1)) Freedom at Midnight: Because it gives a very extensive account of political scenario of the times during which all decisions related to partition, were taken. The book also describes in detail the lives of princes of princely states and how.


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Books about the Indian Subcontinental Partition (fiction and nonfiction) These are books, both fiction and non-fiction, dealing with the Partition that affected present-day India, Pakistan and Bangladesh. Books have been added to the list because they have been recommended by someone who has read them.

This book presents an examination of fictional representations, in books and films, of the Partition that led to the creation of the sovereign nation-states of India and Pakistan. While the process of representing the Partition experience through words and images began in the late s, it is only in the last few decades that literary critics and film scholars have begun to analyse the : $   India gained independence from British colonialism on August 15th, While everyone was busy celebrating the politicization of a country and the change of masters, one of the most heart-wrenching exoduses was taking place: Partition of history that is taught in Indian schools is basically a state-sponsored truth—an official memory that may differ from the Author: Dee Das.

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The Partition of India of was the division of British India into two independent dominion states, India and Pakistan. The Dominion of India is today the Republic of India; the Dominion of Pakistan is today the Islamic Republic of Pakistan and the People's Republic of partition involved the division of two provinces, Bengal and Punjab, based on district-wise non-Muslim or Location: South Asia.

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South Asia has been the most partitioned region since Partition Literature and Cinema will be indispensable introductory reading for students and researchers of modern Indian history, Partition studies, literature, film studies, media and cultural studies, popular culture and performance, postcolonial studies, and South Asian studies.

Existing side by side with individual experiences of Partition are novels that speak of its impact on collective society: Bhisham Sahni’s Tamas, a searing portrait of the plight of the Sikh, Muslim.

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India Divided. Written by the first President of India, India Divided traces the origins and growth of the Hindu–Muslim conflict, gives the summary of the several schemes for the partition of India which were put forth, and points out the essential ambiguity of the Lahore Resolution.

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The Partition of India was a partitioning of minds as much as it was a geographical division. But there has been little discussion in mental health discourse on the psychological scars it caused. This book examines the partitioning of human experience and its impact on social life and psychological health.

This book presents an examination of fictional representations, in books and films, of the Partition that led to the creation of the sovereign nation-states of India and Pakistan. While the process of representing the Partition experience through words and images began in the late s, it is only in the last few decades that literary.

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All these books deal with various aspects of the event as the responses of creative writers. What Urvashi Butalia referred to as9 „silence over human dimension of partition‟, was/is. This is the classic book about the biggest event in modern Indian history: the freedom struggle, partition and birth of a nation.

You cannot begin to know or understand modern India if you don’t have a grip on its struggle for independence and the larger-than-life players who made it happen, especially Gandhi, Nehru, Mountbatten and Jinnah. The Partition Archive. A global digital archive built by and for everyone. Welcome to The Partition Archive.

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