Amitav Ghosh (born July 11, 1956), is a Bengali Indian author best known for his work in English fiction
Life : Amitav Ghosh was born in Calcutta on July 11, 1956 in a Bengali Hindu family, to Lieutenant Colonel Shailendra Chandra Ghosh, a retired officer of the pre-independence Indian Army, and...
Amitav Ghosh can be seen as the flag bearer of the fearlessness and
freedom that the contemporary Indian writer in English embodies. Although
Salman Rushdie is the pioneer who put the post colonial scene on the literary
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The Janus - Faced Amitav Ghosh : the Earlier Novels and The Ibis Trilogy
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The Opium Wars, 1839-1842 and 1856-1860
Sea of Poppies is the novel set prior to opium war, on the bank of the Ganges and in Calcutta. The author compares the Ganges with the Nile, the lifeline of the Egyptian civilization attributing the provenance. He portrays the character...
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The first novel by Amitav Ghosh, The Circle of Reason, was published in 1986. In his In an Antique Land (1992), Ghosh connects the sciences of historiography, ethnography and philology with the representational strategies of fiction. Amitav followed his passion for writing by taking...
In Amitav Ghosh’s novel Sea of Poppies, the theme of colonialism is vibrant and well depicted throughout the individual stories of characters within the novel itself. Taking place in India during the late 1830’s, Ghosh begins the novel by introducing a young Indian woman named Deeti. Deeti’s story illustrates...
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people. Later the freedom struggle resulted in a revolutionary brand of writing by Bal Gangadhar Tilak, Lala Lajpat Ray, Mahatma Gandhi , Aurobindo Ghose, Kasturi Rnaga Iyer, T. Prakasham, and Sarojini Naidu. Besides writing in their ‘vernacular native’ languages, they also adopted the English language...
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struggle remained strong. Profound political awareness of Delhi`s intellectual elite made them present a line of action to the Indians. After a careful analysis of the situation, they motivated the native populace to take up arms against the colonisers. Subsequent decades reveal an unparalleled history of...
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Josef and Gemma. Now Rebecca had uncovered the secrets of her Grandmother she returns home knowing eventually the story ended happily ever after.
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The Lotos blows by every winding creek (lines 145-146)
Where the wallowing monster spouted his foam-fountains in the sea (line 152)
In the hollow Lotos-land to live and lie reclined (line 154)
and the clouds are lightly curl’d...
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Sea of Poppies by Amitav Ghosh is set prior to the Opium Wars.
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Consider Sea of Poppies as a historical novel
Indian English novel writing shares a literary community. For instance, during 1930s, novelists like Mulk Raj Anand, Raja Rao and R K Narayan had ‘Gandhi’ as a shared literary, philosophical and cultural influence. Then post-independence period of novel...
Both The Hungry Tide and The Interesting Narrative Of Olaudah Equiano are tales of sociological hardships combined with a life bound to the sea. The ocean plays a significant role in the text offering disempowerment to some whilst empowering others. In The Interesting Narrative the slave trade was...
Amitav Ghosh (born 1956), is an Indian-Bengali author known for his work in the English language.
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Ghosh was born in Kolkata and was educated at The Doon School; St...
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