IMMIGRANT EXPERIENCE IN CHITRA BANERJEE DIVAKARUNI'S ARRANGED MARRIAGE
- The Assam Incident. DIVAKARUNI, CHITRA BANERJEE // AGNI;2014, Issue 80, p205
No abstract available.
- The Lives of Strangers. BANERJEE DIVAKARUNI, CHITRA // AGNI;2001, Issue 53, p169
The short story "The Lives of Strangers," by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni is presented.
- The Engagement Party. DIVAKARUNI, CHITRA // Good Housekeeping;Apr2013, Vol. 256 Issue 4, p185
No abstract available.
- Cultural Conflict in Divakaruni's Select Short Stories: Silver Pavements, Golden Roof. Bharathi, A. R. // Language in India;Feb2015, Vol. 15 Issue 2, p19
Expatriate writing is born out of the clash between displacement and relocation, belonging and alienation; it also implies cultural travel from nostalgic reminiscences of home, their original culture to the anchoring in the new world, their adopted culture. It is the diasporic writers, who are...
- Cross-cultural understanding spiced with the Indian diaspora. Softky, Elizabeth // Black Issues in Higher Education;09/18/97, Vol. 14 Issue 15, p26
Profiles Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, an English and creative-writing instructor at Foothill College near San Jose, California. Mention on the novel `The Mistress of Spices' written by Divakaruni; Comments from Divakaruni; Background information on Divakaruni; Contributions made to Indian...
- Quest for Identity in Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni's Queen of Dreams and Jhumpa Lahiri's The Name Sake. Malathi, R. // Language in India;Sep2012, Vol. 12 Issue 9, p342
The article explores the quest for identity in the novels "Queen of Dreams" by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni and "The Name Sake" by Jhumpa Lahiri. It begins with a discussion of Indian Diaspora fiction in English and biographies of the authors and their literary works. It then analyzes the...
- Gender, Family, and Nation in Indian-American Literature and Film. JANI, PRANAV // Cross / Cultures: Readings in the Post / Colonial Literatures in;2014, Vol. 176, p271
An essay is presented on the representation of family, gender and nation in the U.S. diasporic films and literature since 1990s with reference to the novel "The Mistress of Spices" by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, the film "Chutney Popcorn" by Nisha Ganatra, and film "Namesake" by Mira Nair....
- On Hillcroft. DIVAKARUNI, CHITRA BANERJEE // Texas Monthly;Feb2013, Vol. 41 Issue 2, p98
The poem "On Hillcroft" by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni. First Line: When driving down 59 after work you squint; Last Line: everything that's needed to feed the soul.
- Bengal Night. Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee; Morrison, Taylor // Cricket;Dec98, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p44
Presents an Eastern mystical poem.