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The routes of national identity in Amitav Ghosh’s The Shadow Lines

Singh, Sujala (2005) The routes of national identity in Amitav Ghosh’s The Shadow Lines In, Morey, Peter and Tickell, Alex (eds.) Alternative Indias: Writing, Nation and Communalism. Amsterdam, Editions Rodopi pp. 161-180. (Cross/Cultures - Readings in the Post/Colonial Literatures in English, 82).

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Table of Contents
Peter MOREY and Alex TICKELL: Introduction
Anshuman A. MONDAL: The Limits of Secularism and the Construction of Composite National Identity in India
Alex TICKELL: The Discovery of Aryavarta: Hindu Nationalism and Early Indian Fiction in English
Elleke BOEHMER: “First Realise Your Need”: Manju Kapur’s Erotic Nation
Shirley CHEW: “Cutting Across Time”: Memory, Narrative, and Identity in Shashi Deshpande’s Small Remedies
Amina YAQIN: The Communalization and Disintegration of Urdu in Anita Desai’s In Custody
Ashok BERY: “Reflexive Worlds”: The Indias of A.K. Ramanujan
Peter MOREY: Communalism, Corruption and Duty in Rohinton Mistry’s Family Matters
Sujala SINGH: The Routes of National Identity in Amitav Ghosh’s The Shadow Lines
Ralph J. CRANE: Inscribing a Sikh India: An Alternative Reading of Khushwant Singh’s Train to Pakistan
Sharmila SEN: No Passports, No Visas: The Line of Control
Between India and Pakistan in Contemporary Bombay Cinema

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Published date: 2005


Local EPrints ID: 28871
ISBN: 9042019271
PURE UUID: 65dccd04-f877-4ab1-817f-8ede9d14d6d4

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Date deposited: 08 May 2006
Last modified: 17 Jul 2017 15:59

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Author: Sujala Singh
Editor: Peter Morey
Editor: Alex Tickell

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