A Passage to India

A Passage to India

What really happened to Miss Quested in the Marabar Caves? This tantalising question provides the intense drama of racial tension at the centre of Forster's last and greatest novel.

Author: E. M. Forster

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ISBN: 1444720767

Category: British

Page: 320

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What really happened to Miss Quested in the Marabar Caves? This tantalising question provides the intense drama of racial tension at the centre of Forster's last and greatest novel.
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E M Forster s A Passage to India

E M  Forster s A Passage to India

The Available Corpus Of Criticism On The Novel, Quite Voluminous And Often Contrapuntal, Can Reasonably Baffle And Intrigue The Young Students.

Author: Rama Kundu

Publisher: Atlantic Publishers & Dist

ISBN: 8126908378

Category: India

Page: 280

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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.
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A Passage To India

A Passage To India

E.M. Forster's classic novel is here adapted in this highly theatrical, humorous and faithful version for the stage by the author of BENT, Martin Sherman.Published to tie in with a major new production of A PASSAGE TO INDIA produced by ...

Author: E.M. Forster

Publisher: A&C Black

ISBN: 9781472536907

Category: Drama

Page: 112

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First major theatrical adaptation of EM Forster's classic novel for a contemporary audience Before deciding whether to marry Chandrapore's local magistrate, Adela Quested wants to discover the "real India" for herself. Newly arrived from England, she agrees to see the Marabar Caves with the charming Dr Aziz.Through this one harmless event Forster exposes the absurdity, hysteria and depth of cultural ignorance that existed in British India in the twenties. E.M. Forster's classic novel is here adapted in this highly theatrical, humorous and faithful version for the stage by the author of BENT, Martin Sherman.Published to tie in with a major new production of A PASSAGE TO INDIA produced by Shared Experience Theatre company.
Categories: Drama

A Passage to India

A Passage to India

In a scathing indictment of British imperialism, Forster's once controversial novel portrays two Englishwomen who experience misunderstanding and cultural conflict after they travel to India

Author: Edward Morgan Forster

Publisher: Mariner Books

ISBN: UOM:39015003762773

Category: FICTION

Page: 322

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In a scathing indictment of British imperialism, Forster's once controversial novel portrays two Englishwomen who experience misunderstanding and cultural conflict after they travel to India
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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: 293

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E M Forster s A Passage to India

E M  Forster s  A Passage to India

In the novel Forster examines racial tensions between the British colonizers and the Indian people at the time of the British Raj and also the philosophical question about the nature of human relationships in general.

Author: Juliane Behm

Publisher: GRIN Verlag

ISBN: 9783640409884

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Page: 24

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Seminar paper from the year 2007 in the subject English Language and Literature Studies - Literature, grade: 1,0 (A), Cummins Memorial Theological Seminary (USA: East Tennessee State University, Johnson City - College of English), course: E.M. Forster, 13 entries in the bibliography, language: English, comment: This paper examines Forster's depiction of the friendship between Dr. Aziz and Dr. Fielding in "A Passage to India" and the influence of British colonialism on personal relationships in general., abstract: 1Introduction E.M. Forster's last novel A Passage to India has been widely appreciated as his most brilliant, most successful, and most valuable work of art. It has received a high reputation as one of the greatest, but also "most puzzling," (Allen, 934) modern masterpieces ever written. After its publication in 1924 "it was accorded instant recognition, as a fine novel and as a perceptive and sympathetic treatment of the problem of 'Anglo-India'" (White, 641). In the novel Forster examines racial tensions between the British colonizers and the Indian people at the time of the British Raj and also the philosophical question about the nature of human relationships in general. Despite its great acclaim, it has also been highly criticized and its release gave rise to a political controversy about British imperialism because it was perceived as a clear offensive against the British imperialists. Some literary critics doubt the novel's credibility since it allegedly depicts British officials behaving too cruelly and the relations between British and Indians as unrealistic (Macaulay, 188). Although most criticism focused on its political assumptions, and Forster himself intended to express his scepticism about British imperialism in India and its destroying impact on human personal relationships, it was not predominantly intended to be a political novel. However, "as a political novel it has had a notable success" (Rutherford, 2). Forster's central purpose i
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A Passage to India E M Forster

A Passage to India  E M  Forster

Introduction -- Summaries and Commentaries -- Critical Approaches -- Textual Analysis -- Background -- Critical History and Broader Perspectives.

Author: Nigel Messenger

Publisher: York Notes Advanced

ISBN: 0582414628

Category: English literature

Page: 96

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Introduction -- Summaries and Commentaries -- Critical Approaches -- Textual Analysis -- Background -- Critical History and Broader Perspectives.
Categories: English literature

A Study Guide for E M Forster s A Passage to India

A Study Guide for E M  Forster s A Passage to India

A Study Guide for E.M. Forster's "A Passage to India," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Novels for Students.This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; ...

Author: Gale, Cengage Learning

Publisher: Gale, Cengage Learning

ISBN: 9781410336415

Category: Literary Criticism

Page: 15

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A Study Guide for E.M. Forster's "A Passage to India," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Novels for Students.This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Novels for Students for all of your research needs.
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A Passage to India

A Passage to India

"This novel centers around a young English woman and an Indian doctor, each trying to console one another in an effort to ease their isolation but caught in the historical paradox of race." --[Abstract; Everyman's edition, 1991].

Author: Edward Morgan Forster

Publisher: Penguin Classics

ISBN: UCSC:32106014203779

Category: British

Page: 316

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"This novel centers around a young English woman and an Indian doctor, each trying to console one another in an effort to ease their isolation but caught in the historical paradox of race." --[Abstract; Everyman's edition, 1991].
Categories: British