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.
- 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.
- Bengal Night. Divakaruni, Chitra Banerjee; Morrison, Taylor // Cricket;Dec98, Vol. 26 Issue 4, p44
Presents an Eastern mystical poem.
- 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.
- 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.