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Decentering Rushdie

Pranav Jani

Decentering Rushdie

cosmopolitanism and the Indian novel in English

by Pranav Jani

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Published by Ohio State University Press in Columbus .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Sahgal, Nayantara, -- 1927- -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Markandaya, Kamala, -- 1924- -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Desai, Anita, -- 1937- -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Rushdie, Salman -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Roy, Arundhati -- Criticism and interpretation,
  • Indic fiction (English) -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
  • Postcolonialism -- India,
  • Postcolonialism in literature,
  • Cosmopolitanism -- India,
  • Cosmopolitanism in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPranav Jani.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR9492.6.P67 J36 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24069447M
    ISBN 109780814211335, 9780814292327
    LC Control Number2010006109

    His book, Decentering Rushdie: Cosmopolitanism and the Indian Novel in English was published by Ohio State University Press in Contact Us. Hagerty Hall S. College Rd Columbus OH, E-Mail: [email protected] Phone: Rushdie, Ishiguro, and Sebald have revived efforts to question the definitions and uses of naturalness, argument, utility, attentiveness, reasonableness, and explicitness, but their novels also address a range of "new ethnicities" in late-twentieth-century Britain and the .

    Paul Stasi - Decentering Rushdie: Cosmopolitanism and the Indian Novel in English, Pranav Jani, Columbus: Ohio State University Press, Henry Heller - The Path Not Taken: French Industrialization in the Age of Revolution, –, Jeff Horn, Cambridge, MA. Pranav Jani is associate professor of English at The Ohio State University. His areas of expertise are Postcolonial Studies, Asian American Studies, and Twentieth-Century British and American Literature. He is the author of Decentering Rushdie: Cosmopolitanism and the Indian Novel in English ().

    Decentering Rushdie: Cosmopolitanism and the Indian Novel in English (Columbus, OH: Ohio State University Press, c), by Pranav Jani (PDF at Ohio State) Filed under: Direct democracy -- India Oral Democracy: Deliberation in Indian Village Assemblies (Cambridge, UK et al.: Cambridge University Press, c), by Paromita Sanyal and Vijayendra.   Decentering Rushdie thus takes up namak-halaal texts produced in the post-Independence period, where the nation ‘was a site of struggle that could be shaped in any number of ways’, while simultaneously highlighting the continued legacy of this structure of feeling in contemporary, postnational texts (p. 34).


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Buy This Book in Print. summary. Interrogating current theories of cosmopolitanism, nationalism, and aesthetics in Postcolonial Studies, Decentering Rushdie offers a new perspective on the Indian novel in English.

Since Salman Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children won the Booker Prize inits postmodern style and postnational politics have Cited by: 5. : Decentering Rushdie: Cosmopolitanism and the Indian Novel in English (): Jani, Pranav: Books. Decentering Rushdie Cosmopolitanism and the Indian Novel in English Pranav Jani: 7/14/ Decentering Rushdie book Criticism/Asian/Indic pp.

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Neil’s schol-arship in Postcolonial Studies has influenced every page. Bill’s constant litera-ture: it “ 4 Decentering Rushdie.

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Abstract. Decentering Rushdie argues that postcolonial studies has consistently underestimated the investment of the English-language Indian novel in the nation by focusing on a handful of texts that conform to Western assumptions about the bankruptcy of the postcolonial nation-state.

Taking Salman Rushdie’s work as the sign of a presumed homology between postcolonialism and a postmodern. Decentering Rushdie: Cosmopolitanism and the Indian Novel in English, Pranav Jani, Columbus: Ohio State University Press, Article in Historical Materialism 20(1) January with.

In his book Decentering Rushdie (The Ohio State University Press, ), Jani analyzes the emergence of Salman Rushdie and other postmodern writers in light of the failings of decolonization.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books Criticism, interpretation, etc: Additional Physical Format: Print version: Jani, Pranav, Decentering Rushdie. Columbus: Ohio State. Decentering Rushdie: Cosmopolitanism and the Indian Novel in English, Pranav Jani, Columbus: Ohio State University Press, Paul Stasi - - Historical Materialism 20 (1) Origin and Originality in Rushdie's Fiction.

(print) p. ; 24 cm. The multiple cosmopolitanisms of the Indian novel in English -- Dawn of freedom: namak-halaal cosmopolitanisms in A time to be happy and The coffer dams -- Twilight years: women, nation, and interiority in The day in shadow and Clear light of day -- After midnight: class and nation in Midnight's children and Rich like us -- "Naaley.

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—Pranav Jani, Ohio State University, author of Decentering Rushdie: Cosmopolitanism and the Indian Novel in English The great value of this book lies in Kaiwar's exceptional ability to historicize both postcolonial studies and our global present.

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Columbus: The Ohio State University Press, ; Hyderabad: Orient Blackswan, Manuscripts in Progress Book manuscript: Marxism, Nationalism and the Rebellion in British India. Articulates theoretical debates between Marxism and postcolonial studies through an.

Decentering Rushdie draws out the limitations of postcolonial discourse by examining alternative representations of postcolonial society. However, I remain as interested in points of convergence and continuity between celebrated and marginalized text as in their points of divergence.

It is to the figure of Rushdie though that the book.