Satire in Shashi Tharoors the great Indian novel

Guruprasad, S. Y. (2015) Satire in Shashi Tharoors the great Indian novel. International Journal of English Language, Literature in Humanities, II (X). pp. 68-79. ISSN 2321-7065

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Abstract

The present paper gives a glimpse on satire in Shashi TharoorsThe Great Indian Novel. The Great Indian Novel is Tharoors first and well-known novel. This research article depicts the satiric narrative in The Great Indian Novel. As a postmodern writer, Shashi Tharoor uses different narrative strategy such as satire, pun, parody, humour and comedy. In the first part of my research paper I have explained Shashi Tharoors life and his literary background. In the second part of my paper I wrote a brief introduction to Indian Writing in English and the importance of satirical narrative in the eighteenth century English Literature. In the final part of my paper I have analyzed satire in TharoorsThe Great Indian Novel.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Satire and Shashi Tharoor and Postmodern and Indian Literature
Subjects: A Arts and Humanities > English
Divisions: Department of > English
Depositing User: Shrirekha N
Date Deposited: 10 Jul 2019 09:55
Last Modified: 10 Jul 2019 09:55
URI: http://eprints.uni-mysore.ac.in/id/eprint/5067

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