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Title History of Indian literature in English / Arvind Krishna Mehrotra, editor.
Imprint New York : Columbia University Press, [2003]
©2003

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PR9489.6 .H57 2003    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  PR9489.6 .H57 2003    AVAILABLE  
Subject Indic literature (English) -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Alt Name Mehrotra, Arvind Krishna, 1947-
Description xxii, 406 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [381]-389) and index.
Contents The English writings of Raja Rammohan Ray / Bruce Carlisle Robertson -- The Hindu college: Henry Derozio and Michael Madhusudan Dutt / Sajni Kripalani Mukherji -- The Dutt family album: and Toru Dutt / Rosinka Chaudhuri -- Rudyard Kipling / Maria Couto -- Two faces of prose: Behramji Malabari and Govardhanram Tripathi / Sudhir Chandra -- The beginnings of the Indian novel / Meenakshi Mukherjee -- The English writings of Rabindranath Tagore / Amit Chaudhuri -- Sri Aurobindo / Peter Heehs -- Two early-twentieth-century women writers: Cornelia Sorabji and Sarojini Naidu / Ranjana Sidhanta Ash -- Gandhi and Nehru: the uses fo English / Sunil Khilnani -- Verrier Elwin / Ramachandra Guha -- Novelists of the 1930s and 1940s / Leela Gandhi -- R.K. Narayan / Pankaj Mishra -- Nirad C. Chaudhuri / Eunice de Souza -- Novelists of the 1950s and 1960s / Shyamala A. Narayan and Jon Mee -- On V.S. Naipaul on India / Suvir Kaul -- Poetry since independence / Rajeev S. Patke -- From sugar to Masala: writing by the Indian diaspora / Sudeh Mishra -- Looking for A.K. Ramanujan / Arvind Krishna Mehrotra -- Salman Rushdie / Anuradha Dingwaney -- After midnight: the novel in the 1980s and 1990s / Jon Mee -- The dramatists / Shanta Gokhale -- Five nature writers: Jim Corbett, Kenneth Anderson, Sálim Ali, Kailash Sankhala, and M. Krishnan / Mahesh Rangarajan -- Translations into English / Arshia Sattar.
ISBN 023112810X
OCLC # 49519072
Table of Contents
 Illustrations 
 Editor's Preface 
 Introduction / Arvind Krishna Mehrotra1
1The English Writings of Raja Rammohan Ray / Bruce Carlisle Robertson27
2The Hindu College: Henry Derozio and Michael Madhusudan Dutt / Sajni Kripalani Mukherji41
3The Dutt Family Album: And Toru Dutt / Rosinka Chaudhuri53
4Rudyard Kipling / Maria Couto70
5Two Faces of Prose: Behramji Malabari and Govardhanram Tripathi / Sudhir Chandra82
6The Beginnings of the Indian Novel / Meenakshi Mukherjee92
7The English Writings of Rabindranath Tagore / Amit Chaudhuri103
8Sri Aurobindo / Peter Heehs116
9Two Early-Twentieth-Century Women Writers: Cornelia Sorabji and Sarojini Naidu / Ranjana Sidhanta Ash126
10Gandhi and Nehru: The Uses of English / Sunil Khilnani135
11Verrier Elwin / Ramachandra Guha157
12Novelists of the 1930s and 1940s / Leela Gandhi168
13R. K. Narayan / Pankaj Mishra193
14Nirad C. Chaudhuri / Eunice de Souza209
15Novelists of the 1950s and 1960s / Shyamala A. Narayan, Jon Mee219
16On V.S. Naipaul on India / Suvir Kaul232
17Poetry Since Independence / Rajeev S. Patke243
18From Sugar to Masala: Writing by the Indian Diaspora / Sudesh Mishra276
19Looking for A.K. Ramanujan / Arvind Krishna Mehrotra295
20Salman Rushdie / Anuradha Dingwaney308
21After Midnight: The Novel in the 1980s and 1990s / Jon Mee318
22The Dramatists / Shanta Gokhale337
23Five Nature Writers: Jim Corbett, Kenneth Anderson, Salim Ali, Kailash Sankhala, and M. Krishnan / Mahesh Rangarajan351
24Translations into English / Arshia Sattar366
 Note on Contributors377
 Acknowledgements380
 Further Reading381
 Index391


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