Download e-book for iPad: A History of Indian Poetry in English by Rosinka Chaudhuri

By Rosinka Chaudhuri

A background of Indian Poetry in English explores the family tree of Anglophone verse in India from its nineteenth-century origins to the current day. starting with an intensive creation that charts vital theoretical contributions to the sector, this heritage comprises broad essays that remove darkness from the legacy of English in Indian poetry. equipped thematically, those essays survey the multilayered verse of such diversified poets as Henry Louis Vivian Derozio, Rabindranath Tagore, Ezekiel Moraes, Kamala Das, and Melanie Silgardo. Written by means of a bunch of prime students, this background additionally devotes particular realization to the lasting value of imperialism and diaspora in Indian poetry. This e-book is of pivotal significance to the improvement of Indian poetry in English and may function a useful reference for experts and scholars alike.

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