Theme of Nationalism and Violence in Amitav Ghosh's The Shadow Lines
- 1962: Calcutta. Ghosh, Amitav // Lapham's Quarterly;Winter2017, Vol. 10 Issue 1, p149
An excerpt from the book "The Shadow Lines," by Amitav Ghosh is presented.
- Amitav Ghosh's 'The Shadow Lines' to be Filmed. GUPTA, SOURABH // News India Times;11/18/2011, Vol. 42 Issue 46, p21
The article reports on the plan of filmmaker Anupam Barve to adapt and screenplay the book "The Shadow Lines," by Amitav Ghosh.
- New Historicism in Amitav Ghosh's The Shadow Lines. Mishra, Bhanumati // Language in India;Apr2011, Vol. 11 Issue 4, p252
A literary criticism of the novel "The Shadow Lines," by Amitav Ghosh is presented. It discusses themes relating to violence in India and the continuous search for freedom that have been depicted in the book through a New Historicist approach. It examines how the author highlighted nostalgia...
- An Ethics of Mourning. NABIZADEH, GOLNAR // Cross / Cultures: Readings in the Post / Colonial Literatures in;2016, Vol. 195, p241
The article critiques the novel "The Shadow Lines" by Amitav Ghosh. Topics discussed include translating memory and incomplete knowledge across space and time, relationships between narrativeconstructions within personal and communal spheres, Muslimâ€“Sikh riots in Dhaka, Banglades, of...
- The Shadow Lines (Book). Lewis, L. M. // Library Journal;5/1/1989, Vol. 114 Issue 8, p99
Reviews the book "The Shadow Lines," by Amitav Ghosh.
- Chapter 9: The Aquatic Ideal The House as Archive in Amitav Ghosh's Writings. // Genres of Modernity: Contemporary Indian Novels in English;2008, p229
Chapter 9 of the book "Genres of Modernity: Contemporary Indian Novels in English" is presented. It explores the critique of modernity in the texts of Indian author Amitav Ghosh particularly in the narrative "The Shadow Lines." It describes how Ghosh addressed issues relating to modernity and...
- The Ideology of Modernism in Amitav Ghosh's The Shadow Lines. Agarwal, Ritu R. // IUP Journal of English Studies;Dec2010, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p15
An attempt has been made in this paper to analyze The Shadow Lines as a novel which, in Lukac's words, is a work wherein the technique employed is not merely a stylistic device but a ''formative principle governing the narrative pattern and the presentation of characters.'' Amitav Ghosh's The...
- A Parallel Study on Amitav Ghosh's The Shadow Lines and Chethan Bagath's The Three Mistakes of My Life. Baskaran, G.; Indu, P. // Language in India;Dec2012, Vol. 12 Issue 12, p45
An attempt has been done in this article to compare the two eminent contemporary novelists, Amitav Ghosh and Chetan Bhagath, who have taken India to the global scene through their narrative skills. The study is made to read their perceptions of reality, myth, history, politics, characters and...
- Imagery in Amitav Ghosh's The Shadow Lines. Malathi, R. // Language in India;Dec2012, Vol. 12 Issue 12, p167
Amitav Ghosh occupies a rather curious place in the landscape of contemporary English language authors from the Indian subcontinent. A noted novelist, an essayist and a nonfiction writer, Amitav Ghosh's standing in the realms of literature is truly unparalleled. His stories move restlessly...