The Plight of Women in Shashi Despande's Novel The Binding Vine

Thirunavukkarasu, S.; Elayaraja, N.
May 2011
Language in India;May2011, Vol. 11 Issue 5, p265
Academic Journal
Literary Criticism
The author offers a literary criticism of the novel "The Binding Vine," by Indian writer Shashi Despande. He describes the novel's characters and explores the symbolic significance of these characters. He also discusses the strong feminist ideas infused in the novel's two sub-plots. In addition, he offers an overview of the novel's story.


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