IMMIGRANT EXPERIENCE IN CHITRA BANERJEE DIVAKARUNI'S ARRANGED MARRIAGE
- 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.
- 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...
- 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.
- Writing from a Different Place. Farmanfarmaian, Roxane // Publishers Weekly;5/14/2001, Vol. 248 Issue 20, p46
Features Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, an Indian writer who had studied and resided in the United States. Description of Divakaruni's house in San Francisco, California; Strategy used by Divakaruni in writing; How Divakaruni started her career in writing.
- The Mystique of the Past. Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee // India Currents;Apr2013, Vol. 27 Issue 1, p14
An excerpt from the book "Oleander Girl," by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni is presented.
- Cross-cultural understanding spiced with the Indian diaspora. Softky, Elizabeth // Community College Week;09/08/97, Vol. 10 Issue 3, p10
Profiles Dr. Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni, author of the novel `The Mistress of Spices.' What the novel is based on; Statements from Divakaruni.
- Woman with Kite. Divakaruni, Chitra // Hurricane Alice;Fall1990, Vol. 7 Issue 3, p9
Presents the poem, "Woman with Kite," by Chitra Divakaruni. First Line: Meadow of crabgrass, faded dandelions; Last Line: into its bright, weightless orbit.
- Agency, Narrativity Gender in Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni's The Palace Of Illusions. Nair, L. Kavitha // Language in India;Jun2011, Vol. 11 Issue 6, p150
The article examines the narrativity gender in the novel "The Palace of Illusions," by Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni. Divakaruni has won many accolades and awards in the U.S., and has written around 17 novels translated into 16 languages. The author's note that he was left unsatisfied by the...