Fictions of India :

Morey, Peter.

Fictions of India : narrative and power / Peter Morey. - Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, c2000. - viii, 216 p ; 24 cm.


Includes bibliographical references (p. 190-207) and index.

Gothic and supernatural-allegories at work and at play in Kipling's Indian fiction --
E.M. Forster and the dialogic imagination --
John Masters: writing as staying on --
The burden of representation: counter-discourse through cultural texts in J.G. Farrell's The Siege of Krishnapur --
The God that left the temple: unravelling the imperial narrative in Paul Scott's Raj Quartet --
Post-colonial destinations: spatial re(con)figurings in Khushwant Singh's Train to Pakistan and Rohinton Mistry's A Fine Balance.

9780748611812 (pbk)


English fiction--History and criticism.--20th century
Anglo-Indian fiction--History and criticism.
Indic fiction (English)--History and criticism.
Power (Social sciences) in literature.
Narration (Rhetoric)

India--In literature.

823.91093254 MOR

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