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Revisiting Literature, Criticism and Aesthetics in India

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The book objectively revisits the widely discussed issues pertaining to colonialism, post-colonialism, literary criticism and aestheties in India and not only critiques their constructs but also comes up with alternative constructs in the backdrop of Indian realities as manifested in creative and critical terms.

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ISBN 13 9788124606278
Book Language English
Binding Hardcover
Total Pages 608
Edition 1st
Release Year 2012
Publisher D.K. Printworld Pvt. Ltd.
Author Avadhesh Kumar Singh
Category Classical   Performing Arts & Aesthetics  
Weight 1,000.00 g
Dimension 14.00 x 22.00 x 1.80


The declining decades of the 20th century witnessed discussion of various issues pertaining to colonialism, postcolonialism, literary criticism and aesthetics in India. The present book in its four parts “Word, World and Perception”, “Colonialism and After”, “Literature and Theorizing in India”, and “Criticism and India” deals with them and ancillary issues; and in the process of revisiting them not only critiques their constructs but also proposes alternative constructs in the context of Indian realities and their manifestations in creative and critical terms.