TITLE

Cross Cultural Fertilization - The Influence of Modernism on Indian Poetry in English

AUTHOR(S)
Mishra, Sanjit; Kumar, Nagendra
PUB. DATE
May 2011
SOURCE
Language in India;May2011, Vol. 11 Issue 5, p450
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article highlights western influences on the poetry of Nissim Ezekiel and Jayanta Mahapatra, the two representatives of modern Indian poetry in English. A discussion on the influence of modernistic poetry in England on the writing of these poets is presented. Also explored is how poets TS Eliot, W B Yeats, Ezara Pound, W. H. Auden and Philip larken influenced Ezekiel and Mahapatra as reflected in some of their poems, which are also analyzed in the article.
ACCESSION #
71537098

 

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