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    Hong Kong University Press, HKU 2015; US$ 65.00

    Most people suppose that the whole world knows what it is to love; that romantic love is universal, quintessentially human. Such a supposition has to be able to meet three challenges. It has to justify its underlying assumption that all cultures mean the same thing by the word ‘love’ regardless of language. It has to engage with the scholarly... more...

  • Linda Hogan and Contemporary Taiwanese Writersby Peter I-min Huang

    Lexington Books 2015; US$ 76.00

    Linda Hogan and Contemporary Taiwanese Writers: an Ecocritical Study of Indigeneities and Environment forges links between an author whose work belongs to a well known body of indigenous literature, Native American literature, and authors who represent a less recognized body of indigenous literature, Taiwanese literature. It does so by focusing... more...

  • The Columbia Companion to Modern Chinese Literatureby Kirk A. Denton

    Columbia University Press 2016; US$ 44.99

    More than fifty short essays centered on specific writers and literary trends create an engaging and easily digestible history of Chinese literature from the Qing period (18951911) to today. The essays in this volume can be read sequentially for a chronological account or separately in conjunction with reading the literary works in Chinese or English-language... more...

  • Transpacific Communityby Richard Jean So

    Columbia University Press 2016; US$ 59.99

    In the turbulent years after World War I, American novelist Pearl S. Buck, African American singer and activist Paul Robeson, left-wing journalist Agnes Smedley, and Chinese authors Lao She and Lin Yutang sought to transform the terms by which the United States and China, or more broadly East” and West,” knew each other. Individually, they produced... more...

  • Arundhati Roy’s The God of Small Thingsby Dr. Vipin Kumar Pandey; Punam Pandey

    Aadi Publications 2012; US$ 21.99

    Arundhati Roy, activist par excellance has ardent skill of sketching the picture of the time and environment. She presents post sixties India before us. Arundhati Roy's The God of Small Things: A Critical Exploration of Realism & Romance reveals the reality barely and has been a part of Roy's intention to cover the bare bones of story with details... more...

  • New Literatures in Englishby Ram Sharma

    Aadi Publications 2014; US$ 46.99

    New Literature in English is related with the work in English in the former British colonies as Africa Australia, Canada and Caribbean Countries, India, New Zealand, , Sri Lanka and USA. In this anthology there are twenty-seven papers that cover authors like 'Mahasweta Devi, Stphen Gill, Nissim Ezekiel, Girish Karnad, G.B. Shaw, Walt Whitman , David... more...

  • The Novels of Bapsi Sidhwaby Dr. Pramod Kumar Singh

    Aadi Publications 2013; US$ 21.99

    The Novels of Bapsi Sidhwa: A Critical Evaluation is an attempt to discover and analyze Bapsi Sidhwa's concern with the subjective truth of human personality as it finds adequate expression in her novels. Sidhwa's novels presents socio-cultural aspect of a minority community, i.e., Parsees, struggling hard for self-equalization in an absurd or oppressive... more...

  • The Novels of Ruth Prawer Jhabvalaby Dr. Prasunjay Kumar Sinha

    Aadi Publications 2013; US$ 21.99

    This book is an in depth study of all the novels of R.P. Jhabvala. It examines many facets of her fiction-- society, real lives, emotional imbalances, sexist approaches, matrimonial crises, exploiation, in many ways leading to unemployment and thus it adds new dimensions to the volume of criticism on the works of Jhabvala. more...

  • Ruth Prawer Jhabvala as a Novelistby Sumita Ashri

    Aadi Publications 2010; US$ 31.99

    Ruth Prawer Jhabvala is a novelist of unequalled insight, grace and emotional power. Born in Germany and educated in London, Jhabvala married an Indian architect Jhabvala and lived in India for twenty four years from 1951 upto 1975. In each of her novels there is a mixed feeling of affection and impatience for her second home, besides an intimate... more...

  • Wonders and Splendours in Indian Fiction in Englishby P. Gopichand; P. Nagasuseela

    Aadi Publications 2013; US$ 29.99

    Indian writers with artistic skill wove many interesting things into the fabric of their creative writings. The telling of the tale is interesting, and emits a unique aroma that captured the readers of all sections in India and abroad. The fictional world of the Indian Writers in English reflects contemporary life, present problems and changing human... more...