Penguin Classics Passage To India

Penguin Classics Passage To India

'His great book ... masterly in its prescience and its lucidity' ANITA DESAI A compelling portrait of a society in the grip of imperialism, A Passage to India depicts the fate of individuals caught in the great political and cultural ...

Author: E M Forster

Publisher: National Geographic Books

ISBN: 9780141441160

Category: Fiction

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'His great book ... masterly in its prescience and its lucidity' ANITA DESAI A compelling portrait of a society in the grip of imperialism, A Passage to India depicts the fate of individuals caught in the great political and cultural conflicts of their age. It begins when Adela and her elderly companion Mrs Moore arrive in the Indian town of Chandrapore, and feel trapped by its insular and prejudiced British community. Determined to explore the 'real India', they seek the guidance of the charming and mercurial Dr Aziz. But a mysterious incident occurs while they are exploring the Marabar caves, and the well-respected doctor soon finds himself at the centre of a scandal. Edited by OLIVER STALLYBRASS with an Introduction by PANKAJ MISHRA
Categories: Fiction

A Passage to India

A Passage to India

Author: Edward Morgan Forster

Publisher: Pearson Education India

ISBN: 8131707997

Category: English fiction

Page: 462

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Categories: English fiction

A Passage to India

A Passage to India

After a mysterious incident during their visit to the Marabar Caves, the charming Dr Aziz is accused of assaulting Adela Quested, a naive young Englishwoman.

Author: E. M. Forster

Publisher:

ISBN: 0143566385

Category: British

Page: 376

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After a mysterious incident during their visit to the Marabar Caves, the charming Dr Aziz is accused of assaulting Adela Quested, a naïve young Englishwoman. His trial exposes the fragile structure of Anglo-Indian relations and the racism inherent in colonialism is exposed. A Passage to India compellingly depicts the fate of individuals caught between the great political and cultural conflicts of the modern world.
Categories: British

E M Forster s A Passage to India

E M  Forster s A Passage to India

16 A Passage to India and The Waste Land : Some Intertextual Echoes G.K. Das , in his centennial article on E.M. Forster , E.M. Forster , T.S. Eliot , and the ' Hymn before Action , ' ' which is included in the commemorative volume E.M. ...

Author: Rama Kundu

Publisher: Atlantic Publishers & Dist

ISBN: 8126908378

Category: India

Page: 302

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A Passage To India, E.M. Forster S Masterpiece, Which Has Remained Consistently Popular And Widely Studied In India For Eight Decades, Has Also Emerged As The Most Controversial Of All His Works, To Have Received Both Enthusiastic Applause And Corrosive Criticism Across Geographical And Cultural Frontiers Since Its First Publication Till Date For Varied Reasons. The Available Corpus Of Criticism On The Novel, Quite Voluminous And Often Contrapuntal, Can Reasonably Baffle And Intrigue The Young Students. While Keeping In View The Need Of The General Students Of Our Universities The Present Study Aims At A Lucid Analysis And In-Depth Study Of The Book With Reference To Its Various Facets. The Author Who Has Been Teaching The Book To University Students For Nearly Three Decades Has Penetrated The Text With Sensitive Insight And Scholarly Command From The Varied Angles Of The Genesis, Historical Setting, Title, Themes, Structure, Characters, Narrative Technique Including Symbol, Rhythm, Language, Interterxtual Echoes, And Imperial And Postcolonial Discourses, In Addition To Providing An Introduction , A Story-Outline , And A Detailed Critical Summary Of The Entire Text, Along With A Select Bibliography And Sample Questions. The Study Will Be Immensely Useful To Students, Scholars And Teachers In The Area.
Categories: India

E M Forster s A Passage to India

E M  Forster s A Passage to India

MUDDLE , MYSTERY , VISION AND PROPHECY IN A PASSAGE TO INDIA Forster's two protracted visits to India gave him a jumble , a plethora of some ' Oriental experiences which he , a rationalist as he was , perhaps could not well comprehend ...

Author: Sunil Kumar Sarker

Publisher: Atlantic Publishers & Dist

ISBN: 8126907916

Category: India

Page: 592

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E.M. Forster'S Celebrated Novel A Passage To India Is Prescribed In The Syllabus Of Almost All The Universities In India, At Both The Undergraduate And Postgraduate Levels. It Is Really A Complex And Difficult Novel, And Books That Can Well Help The Students, In Particular, In Their Having A Grip On It Are Far Too Few, If Not Non-Existent. With A View To Fill This Gap And Cater To The Academic Needs Of Readers, The Present Book Has Been Written. Briefly Outlining The Life And Works Of E.M Forster, It Makes An In-Depth Study Of His Novel A Passage To India. The Key Elements Of The Novel Like Plot, Characterization, Fantasy, Prophecy, Pattern, Rhythm, Symbols, Imagery, Mystery, Poetry, Music, Tone, Etc., Have Been Analytically Discussed. In Addition, A Character-Sketch Of Prominent Characters Has Been Skillfully Presented. Further, Memorable Quotations Included In The Appendix Will Not Only Acquaint Readers With The Original Text But Will Also Infuse Them With Enthusiasm For All The Works Of Forster. Readers Of The Present Book Are Provided With Bibliography And Index Which Will Definitely Prove Useful Study-Aids To Them In Pursuing The Studies Further. For Students, Researchers As Well As Teachers Of English Literature, The Book Is Indispensable.
Categories: India

E M Forster s A Passage to India

E M  Forster s A Passage to India

Quest for Human Harmony in Forster's A Passage to India Sunita Sinha 2 A Passage to India is a rich , multilayered novel , highly complex in both form and argument and is indeed one of the most critically discussed novels within the ...

Author: Reena Mitra

Publisher: Atlantic Publishers & Dist

ISBN: 8126910046

Category: India

Page: 148

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Categories: India

Passage to India a MAXNotes Literature Guides

Passage to India  a  MAXNotes Literature Guides

Historical Background The political structure of the India that Forster visited and depicted in A Passage to India over 70 years ago was fundamentally different from that of India today . In Forster's day , India was ruled by the ...

Author: Ann Wood

Publisher: Research & Education Assoc.

ISBN: 0738673013

Category: Study Aids

Page: 128

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REA's MAXnotes for E. M. Forster's A Passage to India MAXnotes offer a fresh look at masterpieces of literature, presented in a lively and interesting fashion. Written by literary experts who currently teach the subject, MAXnotes will enhance your understanding and enjoyment of the work. MAXnotes are designed to stimulate independent thought about the literary work by raising various issues and thought-provoking ideas and questions. MAXnotes cover the essentials of what one should know about each work, including an overall summary, character lists, an explanation and discussion of the plot, the work's historical context, illustrations to convey the mood of the work, and a biography of the author. Each chapter is individually summarized and analyzed, and has study questions and answers.
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A Passage to India

A Passage to India

Author: Edward Morgan Forster

Publisher: Everyman Chess

ISBN: STANFORD:36105041134318

Category: British

Page: 328

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Categories: British

A Passage to India

A Passage to India

Walt Whitman, “Passage to India', Leaves of Grass, ll. 121–3. 4. There is an interesting anticipation here of Adela's intuition, after the catastrophe, that 'in space things touch, in time things part'. Burke, in Language as Symbolic ...

Author: J. Beer

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9781349179947

Category: Fiction

Page: 172

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Categories: Fiction

Study Guide to Howards End and A Passage to India by E M Forster

Study Guide to Howards End and A Passage to India by E M  Forster

Indian Journal of English Studies, I (1960), 100-103. Thomson, George H. “Theme and Symbol in Howards End.” Modern Fiction Studies, VII, (1961), 229-242. A PASSAGE TO INDIA (IN ADDITION TO CHAPTERS OF WORKS LISTED IN SECTION ONE).

Author: Intelligent Education

Publisher: Influence Publishers

ISBN: 9781645421054

Category: Study Aids

Page: 170

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A comprehensive study guide offering in-depth explanation, essay, and test prep for selected works by E.M. Forster, one of the most gifted writers of his time. Titles in this study guide include Howards End and A Passage to India. As a thirteen-time Nobel Prize in Literature nominee, Forster created well-plotted and ironic stories that explored themes of class and hypocrisy in English society. Moreover, Forster employed an intricate structure of ideas, idealized connection, and sincerity above all else to express his vision of the world. This Bright Notes Study Guide explores the context and history of Forster’s classic work, helping students to thoroughly explore the reasonsthey have stood the literary test of time. Each Bright Notes Study Guide contains: - Introductions to the Author and the Work - Character Summaries - Plot Guides - Section and Chapter Overviews - Test Essay and Study Q&As The Bright Notes Study Guide series offers an in-depth tour of more than 275 classic works of literature, exploring characters, critical commentary, historical background, plots, and themes. This set of study guides encourages readers to dig deeper in their understanding by including essay questions and answers as well as topics for further research.
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