East West Crossroads

Author:

Lopa Mukherjee

Publisher:

LiFi Publications Pvt Ltd

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Publisher

LiFi Publications Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 2015
ISBN-13

9789382536734

ISBN-10 9382536736
Binding

Paper Back

Edition First
Number of Pages 239 Pages
Language (English)
Dimensions (Cms) 19.6 x 12.8 x 1.4

It is a collection of short stories on the collaboration and contrast between the Indian and American cultures. From the Indian smitten by the American dream to one disillusioned by materialistic ways, we meet a wide variety of people. Some of them are imitators of American ways, some cling to Indian traditions, some embrace a new work ethic, new social roles, women critique women's freedom in India, mothers rebel against the patriarchal family structure, gurus attract seekers, Indians form support groups, students fight for political identity.

Lopa Mukherjee

Lopa Mukherjee is a writer of fiction, essays, poems, plays. She has written a novel, Three Rivers of Tears, a historical fiction set in post-colonial India. She is a culture worker doing presentations on Indian culture and makes documentaries on related subjects. She lives in Silicon Valley, California.
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