• Fasting Feasting
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    vomit most of the time, the people of her country too, go through an inexplicable pain and a real hunger. Yet he cannot reconcile his mind to the unanswerable question: “But what hunger a person so sated can feel?”(224). Anita Desai, in portraying the stories of entrapment in Fasting, Feasting...
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  • FASTING, FEASTING ANALYSIS
    of Uma's experiences at, on, and in the sacred river? What does Desai mean when she writes of Uma's near-drowning (in chapter nine), "The saving was what made her shudder and cry ..."? What mysteries and "golden promises" does Uma seek within the convent school, with Mira-masi, and in her Christmas...
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  • Motherly Figure
    , Feasting by Anita Desai Review, in World Literature Today, Vol. 74, No. 1. Attanasio, J. (2000) The Mother-Daughter Relationship in Toni Morrison’s Beloved. Available at: http://ayjw.org/articles.php?id=564882 (Accessed: 05 June 2012). Smiley, J. (2006) Ghosts of Brutal Past. Available at: http...
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    M.PHIL DISSERTATION TOPIC: COMPLEXITIES OF MODERN INDIAN CULTURE FROM A FEMININE PERSPECTIVE A STUDY FROM THE NOVELS OF ANITA DESAI: FASTING, FEASTING THE ARTIST OF DISAPPEARANCE Introduction to Indian Literature: Indian Writings in English “Under English rule in India”, writes Mr...
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  • Literature Marking Scheme
    : * Tsitsi Dangarembga Nervous Conditions * Anita Desai Fasting, Feasting Kiran Desai Hullabaloo in the Guava Orchard ** George Eliot Silas Marner ** Susan Hill I’m the King of the Castle * The following ten stories: no. 6 Thomas Hardy, ‘The Son’s Veto’ no. 12...
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  • Fasting Feating
    sick yet) To finish, all these 3 quotes have many words that relate to food. Anita Desai uses the semantic field of food to highlight the importance of the family relationships. Furthermore this passage relates to the title because Arun feasts from education but fasts on social relations. Mrs...
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    FASTING, FEASTING by Anita Desai The main characters who struck me the most are Uma and her brother Arun; to them are dedicated the two parts of the novel. Personally I think they have a lot of things in common and I’m not only considering the fact that they belong to the same close-knit...
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  • Review: Fasting, Feasting by Anita Desai
    Review: Fasting, Feasting by Anita Desai The most recent novel of Indian born author Anita Desai, Fasting, Feasting (1999) tells the story of two middle-class families and the allegorical struggles of the individual members to find individual identity and happiness. This meticulously...
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    [pic] In her novel, Fasting, Feasting, Anita Desai eventually accomplishes what many writers attempt and then fail to achieve. She uses light touch, simple language, uncomplicated structure, but at the same time addresses some very big issues and makes a point. Uma and Arun are children of...
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  • My English and Literature
    Fasting, Feasting Anita Desai Online Information For the online version of BookRags' Fasting, Feasting Premium Study Guide, including complete copyright information, please visit: http://www.bookrags.com/studyguide-fasting-feasting/ Copyright Information ©2000-2007 BookRags, Inc. ALL RIGHTS...
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    ” written by Anita Desai has a perfect title as the story of the whole book revolves around the fishing village called Thul. The story starts from here and also ends here. The other appropriate title according to me is – “Life in Bombay”. ------------------------------------------------- The Village by...
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  • 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 feminine perspective while highlighting the female Indian predicament of maintaining self-identity as an individual woman. Cry, the Peacock, Desai's first novel, chronicles...
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  • The Village on the Sea
    where this delicate boy |The Village by the Sea | |Author - Anita Desai...
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    converses with him and marvels at Hari upon learning his plans. As the novel ends, the traveler highlights Hari and his sister's resolve to adapt and change in a growing and ever developing world. Anita Desai has explicitly described in her very own style of writing,and she shows how Hari in the...
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    fiction in 1982. In 1999 she recently released novel Fasting; Feasting was also short listed for the coyeteous Booker Prize and ended as a runner –up in the hot race. As an academician, Anita Desai has great personality of literature in the world. Anita Desai is a fellow of the Royal Society of...
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  • Anita Desai - Summary
    Anita Desai: Biography Anita Desai (born 1937) has been touted by "British Writers'" A. Michael Matin as "one of the preeminent contemporary Indian novelists," even referred to by many as the Mother of the Indian psychological novel genre. Her meticulous depictions of modern Indian life, combined...
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  • Indo Anglian Literature
    in 1980 by Indian novelist and three time Booker Prize finalist, Anita Desai. Set in Old Delhi, this book describes the tensions in a post-partition Indian family during and after childhood, starting with the characters as adults and moving back into their lives through the course of the book...
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  • An Unwanted Life
    In chapter 26, of “Fasting Feasting” by Anita Desai, Mrs. Patton insists on taking Arun and Melanie to spend the day at the swimming hole. The walk down to the swimming hole frightens Arun and makes him nervous as he finds the hair on his back prickling and his palms sweating. When they get to...
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  • 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. To a cautious reader of Feminism it will appear that from the decade of 1960 all feminist critics asserting that they are on a journey of self discovery. It will lead...
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