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By Ulka Anjaria

A historical past of the Indian Novel in English lines the improvement of the Indian novel from its beginnings within the past due 19th century up until eventually the current day. starting with an intensive advent that charts vital theoretical contributions to the sphere, this heritage contains huge essays that make clear the legacy of English in Indian writing. prepared thematically, those essays research how English was once 'made Indian' by means of writers who used the language to handle particularly Indian issues. Such matters revolved round the query of what it ability to be glossy in addition to how the radical should be used for anti-colonial activism. through the Eighties, the Indian novel in English used to be a world phenomenon, and India is now the 3rd biggest writer of English-language books. Written by way of a number of major students, this background invitations readers to question traditional bills of India's literary history.

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