ISBN 9789381690666,MEG 8 New Literature In English

MEG 8 New Literature In English



Gullybaba Publishing House

Publication Year 2012

ISBN 9789381690666

ISBN-10 9381690669


Number of Pages 317 Pages
Language (English)

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MEG 8 New Literature in English CONTENTS COVERED Block 1 Introduction Unit1 Naming the Discipline Unit2 African Literature: Culture and PostNationalist Politics in Kenya and Nigeria Unit3 Caribbean Literature: The Aesthetic of Diaspora Unit4 South Asian Literature Unit5 Australian Literature: Interrogating National Myths Unit6 Canadian Literature: Scanning the Literary Landscape Block 2 A Grain of Wheat: Ngugi Wa Thiong'o Unit1 AfricaThe Dark Continent and Kenya The Land of Gikuyu and Mumbi Unit2 Literature and Politics Unit3 Modern Novel in Africa Unit4 Ngugi wa Thiong'o Life, Literature and Ideology Unit5 A Grain of Wheat Summary Unit6 A Grain of Wheat An Evaluation Block 3 A Dance of Forests: Wole Soyinka Unit1 An Introduction to Nigeria and to the Yoruba World Unit2 Wole Soyinka's Life and Works Unit3 A Dance of the Forests: Summary Unit4 Critical Commentary on A Dance of the Forests Block 4 Dapsi Sidhwa: IceCandyMan Unit1 The Author: Background, Works, and Significance of the Title Unit2 The Narrative Voice in IceCandyMan Unit3 Feminist Inscriptions in IceCandyMan Unit4 Parsi Identity in IceCandyMan Unit5 IceCandyMan as a Novel of Partition Block 5 A house for Mr. Biswas: V.S. Naipaul Unit1 Naipaul and his Critics Unit2 Mr. Biswas and the Tulsis Unit3 Mr. Biswas and his Dream House Unit4 Why did Mr. Biswas want a House? Block 6 Caribbean Poetry: Derek Walcott and Edward Brathwaite Unit1 Introduction to Caribbean poetry Unit2 Derek WalcottI Unit3 Derek WalcottI Unit4 (Edward) Kamau BrathwaiteI Unit5 (Edward) Kamau BrathwaiteII Unit6 Theoretical Paradigms for Carribbean Literature Block 7 The Solid Mandala: Patrick White Unit1 The Novelist and The Novel Unit2 Openings and Preoccupations Unit3 Denizens of the Australian Emptiness Unit4 Message in Motifs Unit5 Techniques Block 8 The Novelist and Her Main Thematic Concerns Unit1 The Novelist and Her Man Thematic Concerns Unit2 Hager and The Theme of Self Alienation and more