"A Devoted Son Anita Desai" Essays and Research Papers

  • A Devoted Son Anita Desai

    A Devoted Son by Anita Desai Summary This story takes place in a shabby suburb in India. Rakesh,...

    Death, Family, Health 578  Words | 2  Pages

  • A Devoted Son - Anita Desai

            Anita Desai’s story is all about duty and devotion. It draws a picture of the life of a son. The son is...

    Ageing, Death, Elderly care 825  Words | 2  Pages

  • Devoted Son

    Analytical essay In the story “The devoted son” by Anita Desai. The author illustrates strong and...

    Born into Brothels, Family, Poverty 1872  Words | 5  Pages

  • Anita Desai

    III *ISSUE-32 RESEARCH ANALYSIS AND EVALUATION Among the post- independence Indo- English writers Anita Desai holds a...

    Husband, India, Kiran Desai 800  Words | 3  Pages

  • Anita Desai

    A conversation with Anita Desai, and some notes on her work [Statutory warning: long, bifurcated post – some thoughts on...

    India, Kiran Desai, Life 1227  Words | 4  Pages

  • Anita Desai - Summary

    Anita Desai: Biography Anita Desai (born 1937) has been touted by "British Writers'" A. Michael...

    British Raj, Children's literature, Delhi 1968  Words | 5  Pages

  • Review: Fasting, Feasting by Anita Desai

    Review: Fasting, Feasting by Anita Desai The most recent novel of Indian born author Anita...

    Family, Feminism, Gender 1978  Words | 6  Pages

  • The Village by the Sea by Anita Desai

    Sea by Anita Desai mirror its society’s values? What to include: Define the cultural values and ideas of this society. Theme...

    Culture, Family, Father 1632  Words | 6  Pages

  • A Devoted Son

    entry to the home. This act solidifies the respect of his father towards him and those in the community who heard of his return to the village. Varma...

    Family, Family values, Medicine 1043  Words | 3  Pages

  • Major Works of Anita Desai, the Indian Novelist

    Major Works of Anita Desai, the Indian Novelist Most of Desai's works engage the complexities of modern Indian culture from a...

    Fiction, India, Indian English literature 2239  Words | 6  Pages

  • theme of aleniation in Anita Desai novels

    THEME OF ALIENATION IN ANITA DESAI’S NOVELS WITH REFERENCE TO ‘CRY, THE PEACOCK’, ‘VOICES IN THE CITY’ AND ‘FIRE ON THE MOUNTAIN’...

    20th century, Fiction, Hominidae 864  Words | 3  Pages

  • A Village by the Sea - Anita Desai

    Anita Desai?s novel, The Village by the Sea, is a vibrant narration of perseverance and hope in distress. It is a saga of changes...

    Adrien Brody, Diwali, Paddy field 1034  Words | 3  Pages

  • Village by the Sea Anita Desai

    Name of the book; Village by the see By; Anita Desai Story; of an Indian family A story of an Indian family, staying in a...

    Banach–Mazur game, City, Family 1028  Words | 3  Pages

  • A Devoted Son

    Analytic Paragraph on “A Devoted SonAnita Desai uses elements of Psychoanalytic theory in her...

    American films, Black-and-white films, Family 647  Words | 2  Pages

  • Fasting Feasting by Anita Desai

    Part 1, Chapters 1 and 2 Summary Anita Desai's novel of intricate family relations plays out in two countries, India and the United States....

    Generic Access Network, George S. Patton, Mama and papa 1884  Words | 5  Pages

  • anita desai

    FASTING, FEASTING by Anita Desai The main characters who struck me the most are Uma and her brother Arun; to them are...

    Novel, Protagonist 3006  Words | 8  Pages

  • The Voice of the City Anita Desai

    is haunted by a revenant, whom they believe to be the ghost of Sethe's daughter. Because of the haunting —- which often involves objects being thrown around...

    Family, Identity, Maternal bond 1664  Words | 4  Pages

  • short story rewrite-a devoted son

    'A Devoted Son' Short Story Ending Rewrite After completing another long day at his office, Rakesh walked towards his car in...

    Family, Father, Marriage 1305  Words | 2  Pages

  • anita desai

    Interview with Anita Desai Magda Costa interviewed Anita Desai in Barcelona, 30 Jan 2001....

    Creative writing, English language, Hindi 3853  Words | 9  Pages

  • Anita Desai

    org/ijel ISSN 2141-2626 ©2011 Academic Journals Review Anita Desai’s ‘in custody’: Unlocking the web of time and space Bhasha Shukla...

    Delhi, Hindi, Mirza Ghalib 6807  Words | 18  Pages

  • Pineapple Cake Anita Desai - Introduction

    that she is embarrassed by her son. “… Mrs Fernandez sighed to think how much easier it would have been if she had had a daughter instead.” We...

    Boy, Perspiration 942  Words | 3  Pages

  • Desai Pres.

    Anita Desai (b.1937) – formerly Anita Mazumdar Indian novelist and short story writer, especially noted for her...

    Culture of India, Delhi, Economy of India 1247  Words | 4  Pages

  • A Devoted Son Critical Analytical Essay

    role with new responsibilities is an inevitable part of aging. Encountering and surpassing new milestones often marks the start of a new chapter in ones...

    Boy, Family, Father 851  Words | 2  Pages

  • Post Colonial Impact in Anita Desai’s in Custody

    Post Colonial Impact on Urdu Language Lovers in Anita Desai’s In Custody Dr.A.CHANDRA BOSE, PhD., Assistant Professor of...

    Ghazal, Languages of India, Mir Taqi Mir 1866  Words | 5  Pages

  • A Comparative Study on the Theme of East-West Encounter in Kamala Markandaya’s Possession and Anita Desai’s Bye-Bye Blackbird

    A COMPARATIVE STUDY ON THE THEME OF East-west encounter in KAMALA MARKANDAYA’S POSSESSION AND ANITA DESAI’S BYE-BYE BLACKBIRD...

    England, English people, India 1582  Words | 5  Pages

  • Congugal Cacaphony in Anita Desai's Novels

    CONGUGAL CACAPHONY IN ANITA DESAI’S NOVELS Suneeta Upadhyay, Research Scholar M.M.H. college, Ghaziabad, C.C.S. University, Meerut Indian...

    Family, Husband, Interpersonal relationship 1348  Words | 4  Pages

  • The Devoted Friend

    THE DEVOTED FRIEND By Oscar Wilde As it is known, Oscar...

    Fiction, Friendship, Oscar Wilde 1431  Words | 4  Pages

  • A Devoted Friend

    “A Devoted Friend” Is devotion a two way street...

    David and Jonathan, Doctor, Friends 1044  Words | 3  Pages

  • Village by the Sea, Anita Desai

    Anita Desai's Village by the Sea is set in a small village called Thul, which is 14 kilometres from Bombay. Lila, the eldest child among four...

    Adrien Brody, Family, Homemaker 702  Words | 2  Pages

  • A Devoted Son Ending Rewrite

    Rewrite of the Devoted Son September 29th, 2012 “Papa, I have brought you a new tonic to help you feel better. You must take...

    Crying, Family, Feeling 686  Words | 2  Pages

  • Essay on Dame Anita Roddick

    Dame Anita Roddick and The Body Shop: Getting Started The daughter of Italian immigrants born and raised in the UK, Anita...

    Anita Roddick, History of cosmetics, Host Universal 2162  Words | 6  Pages

  • A Devoted Son Ending Rewrite

    the boys ran up to him to take his bag, and escort him up the steps. “Will you have tea?” his wife called, “or a Coca Cola? Shall I fry you some samosas?”...

    2008 singles, Coca-Cola, Emotion 571  Words | 2  Pages

  • Summary of In Custody by Anita Desai

    he shrinks at the idea of possibly being exploited by his sharp and selfish friend Murad, the dream of meeting Nur draws him on. So he sets off on a...

    Ghazal, Literature, Mir Taqi Mir 315  Words | 2  Pages

  • Anita and Me

    SOUTH ASIAN WRITING HOME ASSIGNMENT: Diaspora In South Asian Literature- As seen in Meera Syal’s...

    Anita and Me, Asia, Betty Trask Award 2688  Words | 7  Pages

  • Essay analysis chapter 4 Clear Light of Day by Anita Desai

    also the fact that Bim is taking the mum figure, nursing her brothers and sisters, taking care of the house, keeping the garden alive and so on. However,...

    Childhood Memories, English-language films, Family 1071  Words | 3  Pages

  • a r desai

    Early Life and Education Akshay Ramanlal Desai (1915-1994) He was born on April 16,1915 Birth place was Nadiad (Gujrat) He was died on...

    Gujarat, India, Karl Marx 721  Words | 3  Pages

  • Anita Roddick

    2. How do you evaluate Anita Roddick’s management philosophy and style? How important a contribution did she make to the creation of The Body...

    Anita Roddick, History of cosmetics, Host Universal 809  Words | 3  Pages

  • Anita Desai Revision For Chapter 1 Part 2 "Village by the sea"

    The poverty of the lila's family is very evident in the writings of Desai. Throughout the book, the poverty is emphasized over and over again...

    Anxiety, Family, Father 1305  Words | 3  Pages

  • The Carpenter's Son

    Christians should be familiar with those words as they revolve around the noble death of God's one and only son, who is one of the cornerstones...

    Bible, Christianity, God in Christianity 1101  Words | 3  Pages

  • Sons Veto

    attractive and devoted. Her only flaw was that she was not a great judge of what was best for her. She agrees to marriage with Rev. Twycott....

    Boy, Family, Marriage 1519  Words | 4  Pages

  • Pisistratus and Sons

    AHIS100 Essay Topic: How did Pisistratus and his sons use religion to solidify support for their government at Athens? In Ancient Greece...

    Acropolis of Athens, Ancient Greece, Athenian democracy 2149  Words | 6  Pages

  • Communilisation and Disintegration of Urdu in Anita Desai Incustody by Amina Yaqin

      The Communalization and Disintegration of Urdu in Anita Desai’s In Custody 1 Introduction T  of Urdu in India is...

    Bihar, Delhi, Hindi 8424  Words | 24  Pages

  • Son of God

    Jesus: The Son of God A meaning behind a name can be very significant. It can be a way to interpret someone, describe him or her,...

    Christian terms, Christianity, God 1284  Words | 4  Pages

  • Son Jara

    Fata Magan the Handsome: father of Son-Jara, settles in Kamalen the center of the later Manding Kingdom. A jinni appears to Fata Magan and...

    Mali Empire, Mande languages, Shea butter 1239  Words | 3  Pages

  • Prodigal Son

    The original story of the prodigal son is very touching but is written as all bible stories are written and that is to put anyone to sleep....

    A Prairie Home Companion, American Public Media, Garrison Keillor 809  Words | 3  Pages

  • Sons of Liberty

    Sons of Liberty The Sons of Liberty were groups of colonists that gathered together to protest taxes that were imposed on them...

    American Revolution, Benjamin Franklin, Boston Tea Party 773  Words | 3  Pages

  • Father and Son

    Anthony Melero Father and Son In some, probably most storylines that you might compare there will be similarities and differences. That’s...

    A Story, Difference, English-language films 1099  Words | 4  Pages

  • Sons of liberty

     The Sons of Liberty used their power and influence to manipulate popular opinion, thereby inciting the public to act against the laws...

    American Revolution, Benjamin Franklin, Boston Tea Party 1732  Words | 5  Pages

  • Anita Roddick, the Body Shop

    Anita Roddick, The Body Shop Sylvia Whisenant Strayer University Dr. Johnny Maddox Business 302 November 24, 2011 Anita...

    Anita Roddick, Entrepreneurship, History of cosmetics 1341  Words | 4  Pages

  • Parent relationship in "Sons and Lovers"

    David Herbert Lawrence’s Sons and Lovers is considered as one of the most innovative novels of the twentieth century. In this...

    Anne Reid, D. H. Lawrence, Family 1094  Words | 3  Pages

  • Lament for a Son

    Lament for a son Lament for a son is book written by Nicholas Wolterstorff, who is mourning the premature death of his...

    Death, Emotion, Life 1135  Words | 3  Pages

  • Mother to Son

    Professor miller October 16, 2012 The poem “Mother to Son”, by Langston Hughes, is an inspiring poem. It is the epitome of what every...

    1920s, African American, Harlem Renaissance 796  Words | 3  Pages

  • Anita Desai's, Fastng Feasting

    Anita Desai s Fasting, Feasting: A feminist Study P. Krishnakant S. K.V.Tuli, Paper Nagar Dist. Mokokc hung. Nagaland- 798623....

    Female, Gender, Gender differences 624  Words | 2  Pages

  • Father and Son

    Father and Son  In the short story “My Son the Marine” by Frank Schaeffer, There are many points that the author is trying to...

    Audience, Debut albums, Descriptive technique 1112  Words | 5  Pages

  • Mother to Son

    Mother to Son Analysis Langston Hughes' moving poem "Mother to Son" empowers not only the son, but also the...

    Differences, Ezra Pound, Family 1570  Words | 5  Pages

  • The Prodigal Son

    Carol Davis 6 November 2009 Professor M. Smith English 101 The Prodigal Son, a parable told by Jesus Christ on his journey to Jerusalem...

    Christianity, Family, Gospel of Luke 994  Words | 3  Pages

  • Hamlet Father and Sons

    father's death. The younger Hamlet tried to follow in his father's footsteps, but as much as they were alike, they were very much different. The man named...

    Death, Family, Gertrude 849  Words | 3  Pages

  • Family and Son

    a weak desire cannot produce great results… Hard Work Bring’s Success. There once lived a rich businessman who had a...

    Boy, Family, Gold 1061  Words | 3  Pages

  • Sons and Lovers

    Sons and Lovers: A Psychoanalytic Criticism Psychoanalysis is a psychological approach that focuses on the concepts of Sigmund Freud and...

    Complex, Electra complex, Oedipus 1212  Words | 4  Pages

  • Jesus' Son

    It is no accident that Denis Johnson’s Jesus’ Son opens with a bloody, fatal car wreck on a rainy two-lane highway under a spread of...

    Narrator 2013  Words | 6  Pages

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