"R K Narayan" Essays and Research Papers

  • R K Narayan

    R. K. Narayan: The Guide: A Study Guide (1958) [pic] [pic] R[asipuram]...

    Areca nut, Betel, Hinduism 2430  Words | 7  Pages

  • R.K Narayan

    R. K. Narayan R. K. Narayan (born 1906) is one of the best-known of the...

    Fiction, Malgudi, Malgudi Days 808  Words | 3  Pages

  • Rk Narayan

    literature in English to the rest of the world, and is regarded as one of India's greatest English language novelists. Early years R....

    Chennai, Indian independence movement, Indian Thought Publications 2109  Words | 6  Pages

  • Essay Narayan

    at work Points and Evidence The Question R.K. Narayan, the writer, the author, the narrator (third person narration): Writes, describes,...

    Foreigner, Narrative, Narrative mode 1072  Words | 3  Pages

  • A Horse and Two Goats – Rk Narayan

    About the author RK Narayan brought Indian writing in English to western nations. He was helped in the venture by Graham Greene. Narayan’s...

    Graham Greene, Horse, India 1073  Words | 3  Pages

  • The English Teacher

    About the Author Rasipuram, Krishnaswami Narayanaswami, or R K Narayan as he is widely known was born during the...

    British Empire, English language, Malgudi 1609  Words | 5  Pages

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    Swami and FriendsDialoguesNotesLinksTeachingCitationsSwami and Friends is the first of a trilogy of novels written by RK Narayan, a celebrated...

    British Empire, English language, Malgudi 2258  Words | 5  Pages

  • Cirime and Punishment

    R. K. Narayan PROFILE: * NAME: R.K. Narayan *...

    Indian literature, Indian Thought Publications, Malgudi 1255  Words | 4  Pages

  • R K Narayan

    R. K. Narayan From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search Not to be confused with...

    2009, India, Indian literature 7980  Words | 24  Pages

  • In 'the English Teacher', R.K. Narayan suggests that while Education can and should foster growth, it can also be the greatest hindrance to one's development. To what extent do you agree.

    In 'the English Teacher' the profound writer R.K. Narayan gently probes the reader trying, in earnest, to "revolutionize" ideas on education....

    British people, Education, Life 1170  Words | 3  Pages

  • indian authors

     R.K. NARAYAN R. K. Narayan (10...

    India, Indian English literature, Indian novelists 2519  Words | 7  Pages

  • “Like the Sun”

    “LIKE THE SUN” by R. K. Narayan ABOUT THE AUTHOR. R. K. Narayan...

    Experiment, Grandmother's Tale, Malgudi 858  Words | 5  Pages

  • Basic Economic Concepts

    United States, as well as the percentage of unemployed. Increases in the unemployment rate tend to occur when the economy declines and vice versa....

    Education, Gross domestic product, Inflation 837  Words | 3  Pages

  • Book - Waiting for the Mahatma - Plot vs Style

    more highly than plot in the work you have chosen to explore? R.K. Narayan is one such modern writer whose novels are set in the colonial...

    Gujarat, Indian independence movement, Jawaharlal Nehru 1221  Words | 3  Pages

  • vendor of sweets

    THE AUTHOR The author of “The Vendor of Sweets” is R. K. Narayan. His full name is Risipuram Krishnaswami...

    India, Indian literature, Malgudi 747  Words | 3  Pages

  • The English Teacher

    The English Teacher, by Indian novelist R. K. Narayan, tells the story of a young professor, Krishna, who must...

    Fiction, Literature, Novel 1060  Words | 3  Pages

  • Tradition vs. Modernity, Amy Kramer

    goals. Even as a young girl, Daisy had challenged the traditional Indian norms that she felt were governing her life. Daisy lived in a large joint family...

    Family, Guru Nanak Dev, India 1759  Words | 5  Pages

  • Global Tales - Stories from Many Cultures

    Compare and contrast the two stories by R.K. Narayan. Which story do you prefer and why? In all the stories and authors featured in...

    A Story, Comedy, Irony 1641  Words | 5  Pages

  • Critique of the Ramayana Modern Prose Translation

    seventeen-fifty, plus applicable taxes, to all those who purchased the Penguin Classics 2006 publication of his book, The Ramayana: A Shortened Modern Prose...

    Epic poetry, Hanuman, Indian epic poetry 1162  Words | 3  Pages

  • Epic Story

    A Horse and Two Goats ‘A Horse and Two Goats’ is a masterpiece of literature by R. K. Narayan (1906 - 2001). The...

    Culture, Cycle of poverty, Gustave Flaubert 2025  Words | 5  Pages

  • Syllabus Ofnsou

    Lady of the sonnets ; J. M. Synge : Riders to the sea ; B. Brecht : Mother Courage ; David Edgar : Destiny. D. Fiction-Virginia Wolf : To the Lighthouse,...

    English literature, Linguistics, Literature 705  Words | 3  Pages

  • Character Of Raju Rosie

    Maj/Sem-VI/Ppr-20/Novel/The Guide/RK.Narayan/1 Q. 1. Attempt the of the character sketch of Raju in R. K. Narayan's ‘The Guide’...

    Dance, R. K. Narayan, The Guide 1574  Words | 3  Pages

  • Comment on the Use of Humour and Comedy in ‘the M.C.C.’

    Born in 1906, R.K. Narayan was brought up in a country struggling to gain independence. ‘The M.C.C.’, an excerpt taken from the larger novel...

    British Empire, Colonialism, Cricket 2009  Words | 6  Pages

  • Indian English Literarture

    Indian English Literature * Top English Writer & Their Famous Creations * R.K. Narayan: R K...

    Arundhati Roy, British Raj, India 2264  Words | 7  Pages

  • An Astrologers Day

    that Narayan intended Malgudi to be a microcosm of India. From the landscape to the characters who inhabit this world, there is a strong sense...

    India, Kerala, R. K. Narayan 1048  Words | 3  Pages

  • What Makes a Good Short Story

    What Makes a Good Short Story and How Successful is R.K. Narayan in Portraying the Character of Swami in the Short Story ‘A Hero’?...

    A Great Way to Care, Edgar Allan Poe, Fiction 2467  Words | 6  Pages

  • Book Review

    sometimes just referred to in several other books. In like fashion, Mueenuddin interlaces eight stories, while also linking them to the household of a...

    Pakistan, R. K. Narayan 1199  Words | 3  Pages

  • If you wrong admit it by Dale Carnegie

    situations and handle them in ways unique to the individual. A SNAKE IN THE GRASS – R.K. NARAYAN Introduction: “A Snake in the Grass” by...

    Boss, Dale Carnegie, Error 1297  Words | 2  Pages

  • A horse and two goats

    In spite of a world where the divergence of cultures is getting less in the course of time, clash of cultures still appear. In R....

    British Empire, Culture, R. K. Narayan 981  Words | 3  Pages

  • Like the Sun Analysis Essay by Shaha

    the action. The author, R.K. Narayan, reveals through irony in the short story, “Like the Sun”, that candor ultimately has pleasant and...

    Absolute, Head teacher, R. K. Narayan 1147  Words | 3  Pages

  • TRADITIONAL VERSUS MODERN IDEOLOGIES IN R.K NARAYAN’S THE WORLD OF NAGARAJ

    R.K Narayan (1906-2001) is one of the most famous and widely known Indian English language author. He has written many short stories and novels...

    British Empire, Colonialism, English language 1692  Words | 5  Pages

  • R K Laxman

    illustrator, and humorist. He is widely regarded as India's greatest-ever cartoonist[3] and is best known for his creation The Common Man. * | Birth...

    Kamala Laxman, Mysore, Padma Vibhushan 838  Words | 3  Pages

  • “a Study of Traditionalism in R. K. Narayana Novels”

    “A STUDY OF TRADITIONALISM IN R. K. NARAYANA NOVELS” SYNOPSIS Submitted for Ph.D in English RESEARCH SCHOLAR...

    India, Indian independence movement, Indian novelists 8219  Words | 21  Pages

  • Biography of R.K. Narayan

    Krishnaswamy Narayan fondly known as R.K. Narayan to most took off on a journey to that oddly populated fictional continent...

    Benson Medal, Graham Greene, Grandmother's Tale 605  Words | 2  Pages

  • Rk Narayan's Swami and Friends

    I N T R O D U C T I O N —— A novelist of all humanity R. K. Narayan’s novels are like a box of Indian sweets: a...

    Boy, Malgudi, Malgudi Days 3773  Words | 11  Pages

  • Research Paper

    “LOVE MAKES A BETTER HUMAN BEING” AN ANALYSIS OF R. K. NARAYAN’S NOVEL THE ENGLISH TEACHER. Name- Miss.S. Ranjitha Reg. No-...

    Fiction, Malgudi, Malgudi Days 360  Words | 2  Pages

  • Horse

    A Horse and Two Goats is one of the gems from R.K. Narayan`s kitty. The author has contributed immensely to the development of literature by...

    Fiction, Malgudi, Malgudi Days 575  Words | 2  Pages

  • R.K.Narayan and Swami and Friends

    want is to play havoc!!! In this regard Narayan gets deeply into the workings of Swami's ten year old mind, explaining exquisitely how he...

    Literature, Malgudi, Malgudi Days 719  Words | 2  Pages

  • A Horse and Two Goats Summary

    in 1960, ‘‘A Horse and Two Goats’’ did not achieve a wide international audience until 1970 when it became the title story of R....

    Famine, Fiction, Malgudi 579  Words | 2  Pages

  • Writings

    R.K.Narayan R. K. Narayan (10 October 1906 – 13 May 2001), shortened from Rasipuram Krishnaswami Iyer...

    India, Indian literature, Indian Thought Publications 6863  Words | 18  Pages

  • R.K.Narayan and Swami and Friends

    protagonist shines through this novel. R.K. Narayan’s fictitious town Malgudi with the backdrop of Sarayu River, has the Ultimate Indian essence that...

    Indian Thought Publications, Malgudi, Malgudi Days 7411  Words | 20  Pages

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    | author = [[R. K. Narayan]]f | illustrator = | cover_artist = | country = [[India]] |...

    Fiction, Indian Thought Publications, Malgudi 685  Words | 2  Pages

  • Malgudi Days

    Glasper English 3036 Monday, March 6, 2012 Professor: E. Chou Malgudi Days, R. K Narayan The tasks take one...

    A Writer's Nightmare, Fiction, Indian Thought Publications 438  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Man Eater of Malgudi

    The Man-Eater of Malgudi is a 1961 Indian novel, written by R. K. Narayan. [edit]Characters in the Novel §...

    Malgudi, Malgudi Days, Man-eater 662  Words | 2  Pages

  • The Picture of the Indian Society in Th

    story-teller because he draws upon the Indian story-teller's resources - the epic tales and epic heroes of ancient Hindu mythology, religion and epics with a...

    Drought, Famine, Hindu 801  Words | 2  Pages

  • Swami and Friends

    Swami and friends a first novel written by R. K. Narayan testifies ingeniousness of writer. R....

    Ayodhya, Malgudi, Novel 453  Words | 2  Pages

  • Potrayol of Gandhi in Waiting for Mahatma

    controversial novel of R. KNarayan. Apart from its artistic merits and demerits (which are considerable), many...

    Ahimsa, Indian independence movement, Leo Tolstoy 3675  Words | 10  Pages

  • Portrayal of Life in India in Malgudi Days by R.K. Narayan

    In Malgudi Days, although R.K. Narayan seems to present us with a bleak portrayal of India where life is very hard and there is very little...

    Discrimination, Happiness, Love 683  Words | 2  Pages

  • A Horse and Two Goats: Detailed Summary

    be punished as a thief. R. K. Narayan 1960 First published in the Madras, India, newspaper The Hindu in 1960,...

    Caste, Culture of India, Horse 7454  Words | 18  Pages

  • Notes: Meaning of Life and Distinguished Indian Writer

    ----------- Headache Introduction: R.K. Narayan (1906-2001) is one of the most famous and distinguished Indian writer in English. He...

    Meaning of life, R. K. Narayan, Swami and Friends 720  Words | 2  Pages

  • Indian English Literature: Changing Trends and History

    spreading the nationalistic ideas of the great leaders like Mahatma Gandhi. R.K. Narayan is a writer who contributed over many decades and...

    English language, India, Indian English literature 2985  Words | 8  Pages

  • Pioneers Trio of Indian English Fiction

    Pioneers of trio in Indian English fiction M. K. Naik, a renouned and scholarly Indian critic makes a comment while discussing the novel:...

    English language, India, Indian novelists 4468  Words | 13  Pages

  • English Teacher

    Bachelor of Arts 1 R. K. Narayan R. K. Narayan Bachelor of Arts...

    R. K. Narayan, Swami and Friends 62358  Words | 153  Pages

  • Indo Anglian Literature

    for Indian English writing, Writers Workshop. R.K. Narayan is a writer who contributed over many decades and who continued to write till his...

    Caste, Delhi, English language 3643  Words | 9  Pages

  • Sgsdfg

    notable literary craftsman in eyes of English scholars of England. His poetry was considered much intellectual thoughts and rhythm in his poetry is...

    English language, History of India, India 14866  Words | 59  Pages

  • Englsih

    refers to illusion and the rope to reality. Cat and Shakespeare (1965) was a metaphysical comedy that answered philosophical questions posed in earlier...

    English language, India, Indian English literature 3343  Words | 10  Pages

  • Ffffff

    immediate effectiveness. Regarding themes and characters, there has been a conscious shift from the city to the village or a sharp contrast between the two....

    India, Indian English literature, Indian literature 9158  Words | 25  Pages

  • Engine Trouble

    Engine Trouble R. K. Narayan (Rasipuram Krishnaswami Iyer Narayanaswami) {1906 – 2001} R.K....

    Clause, Dependent clause, Finite verb 2254  Words | 9  Pages

  • Malgudi

    Malgudi Main article: Malgudi Malgudi is a fictional, semi-urban town in southern India, conjured by Narayan.[85] He created the town in...

    Fiction, India, Indian independence movement 535  Words | 2  Pages

  • Summary of Waiting on the Mahatma

    Summary of the novel In Waiting for the Mahatma, R.K Narayan manages to combine the magic of Malgudi with the heady atmosphere of the...

    Ahimsa, Bhagat Singh, Gujarat 562  Words | 2  Pages

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