[EPUB] ✴ Secularism in the Postcolonial Indian Novel By Neelam Srivastava – Natus-physiotherapy.co.uk This study explores the connections between a secular Indian nation and fiction in English by a number of postcolonial Indian writers of the s and s Examining writers such as Vikram Seth, Salman Rushd This study explores the connections between the Postcolonial eBook ✓ a secular Indian nation and fiction in English by a number of postcolonial Indian writers of the s and s Examining writers such as Vikram Seth, Salman Rushdie, Amitav Ghosh, Shashi Tharoor, and Rohinton Mistry, with particularly close readings of Midnight s Children, A Suitable Boy, The Shadow Lines and The Satanic Verses, Neelam Srivastava investigates different aspects of postcolonial identity within the secular framework of the Anglophone novel The book traces the breakdown of the Nehruvian secular Secularism in Epub / consensus betweenandthrough these narratives of postcolonial India In particular, it examines how these writers use the novel form to re write colonial and nationalist versions of Indian history, and how they radically reinvent English as a secular language for narrating India Ultimately, it delineates a common conceptual framework for secularism and cosmopolitanism, by arguing that Indian secularism can be seen as a located, indigenous form of a cosmopolitan identity.
- 210 pages
- Secularism in the Postcolonial Indian Novel
- Neelam Srivastava
- 19 March 2019 Neelam Srivastava