• A Different History. Poem Essay
    A different History Sujata Bhatt The poem 'A different History', written by Sujata Bhatt is written post the British colonisation of India. The poem is based on Indian religion and a bit of Greek mythology. The poem talks about different cultures, mainly Indian and the colonisation of India...
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  • A Different History Analysis
    Comment closely on “A Different History”, paying particular attention to how Bhatt presents differences. In the poem “A Different History” by Sujata Bhatt, the poet speaks about culture identity, the importance of language, and religion. Bhatt describes the history of India during the British colonization...
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  • Analysis of A Different History by Sujata Bhatt
    A DIFFERENT HISTORY A Different History written by Sujata Bhatt portrays the loss of language and cultures after colonization in India. This poem describes the bitterness and sadness Bhatt felt about her mother tongue and cultures. Bhatt explores the idea of history, culture and language throughout...
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    The poem "A different history" is a wonderful poem written by "Sujata Bhatt". This poem is about two gods Pan and Saraswati. The poet talks to us about how they are all around us and other religious believes. In this essay I would be exploring the poetic devices used and also I would talk about topics...
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  • Adasdads
    Kashiprasad Ghoshe, who called himself the ―first Hindoo who has ventured to publish a volume of English poems‖ (Naik, Echo 27). It was Henry Derozio, however, who, with the publication of his poems in 1827, initiated the emergence of poetic creation in English by Indians. Most earl y efforts were made...
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  • A Different History by Sujata Bhatt - Analysis
    Explore the ideas in the poem A Different History by Sujata Bhatt. Sujata Bhatt reflects and explores on the ideas of ‘culture, ‘values’, human struggle, religion combined with its beliefs and acquisition of foreign or strange language. Bhatt invites the readers and takes them through the culture of...
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  • A Different History by Sujata Bhatt
    A Different History by Sujata Bhatt Wednesday November 09th 2011, 9:59 am  Filed under: A Different History This poem is written by Sujata Bhatt who emigrated from India. This poem is about the British Colonization in India and importance of religions and culture in India. There are 2 seperated...
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  • A different history
    A Different History By Sujata Bhatt In the poem 'A Different History' Sujata Bhatt expresses her emotions in many different ways on the sensitive topic on how India became a British colonie. Bhatt starts with talking of the peaceful life as a god living in India with the example of saying "Great Pan...
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  • A Different History
    Sujata Bhatt (b. 1956) grew up in Pune but emigrated with her family to the United States in 1968. She studied in the States receiving an MFA from the University of Iowa and went on to be writer-in-residence at the University of Victoria, Canada. More recently she was visiting fellow at Dickinson College...
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  • Explore How Bhatt Memorably Conveys Ideas About Culture. (a Different History)
    In the poem A Different History Bhatt strikingly conveys ideas about culture and Indian culture specifically. Bhatt does it through showing Indian culture through books as well as talking about books themselves. Also she represents Indian culture through its Gods, who become angry when British colonizers...
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  • A Different History - Essay
    – A Different History (by Sujata Bhatt) ‘A different history’ by Sujata Bhatt is a poem written about the social and political concern of the lost of cultural identical renouciation of Indian identity. The poet has used sentence pattern, motifs, symbolisms and imagery predominantly in this poem to emphasize...
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  • Poem Analysis for Different History by Sujata Bhatt
    The poem begins with “Great Pan is not dead; he simply emigrated to India” The delivery of this line as well as the meaning of these opening lines should be noted: where the confidently stated sentence creates a critical tone. The pause mode shows how the narrator firstly wants to dismiss any misconception...
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  • Explain How Sujata Bhatt Presents Different Attitudes Towards the Evolution of Language/Culture in Her Poem a Different History.
    knowing a single thing about their native culture. The speaker of the poem A Different History, by an Indian Poet named Sujata Bhatt, expresses her feelings towards the change of her culture after the British Colonization. In this poem, the speaker explains in a disappointed tone how the culture and language...
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  • A Different History- Analysis
    A Different History By- Suajata Bhatt The poem ‘A Different History’ is set in India. In the first paragraph the poet describes how the world is developing at a fast pace and leaving behind culture, morals, value, spirituality etc. But India on the other hand has managed to sustain its tradition...
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  • Analysis on Another History
    In A Different History, the author emphasized the importance of mother tongue and expressed her resent towards cultural imperialism. The whole poem is written like a warning to many groups of people as well as disagreement towards the colonists. In the first three lines of stanza one, the author...
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  • Poetry
    Sujata Bhatt  A DIFFERENT HISTORY  Background This poem explores the relationship between cultural identity and language. Bhatt was born in India in 1956, studied in the United Kingdom and United States, and lives now in Germany. The poem asks pointedly: ‘Which language / has not been the oppressor’s...
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  • Sujata Bhatt - Different History Summary
    The poetess Sujata Bhatt, while writing this poem has given importance to the culture and various religions in India. She has emphasized in her poem by repeating words and questions and thereby making her poem stronger. She writes about Indian traditions, lost identities, importance of language, cultural...
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  • Poets
    Compare Poems by ADMIN on · 4 COMMENTS Being asked to compare two poems can be daunting. It needn’t be. The mental processes a critical reader will need to employ are essentially the same, whether you’re being asked to compare two poems by the same poet or two (or more) poems by different poets from...
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  • A Different History
    A Different History * By Sujata Bhatt She explores values and believes She gives the universal theme of “acceptance of all cultures”. Lines run in religious and relevant tome but the poet immediately shifts to bitterness and wonder. She uses free verse, repeated words and questions to make...
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    Poem: A Different History by Sujata Bhatt Name: Shaheel Satar Class: Form 4 V Q3. Emigrated: To migrate in another country. Roam: Walk freely. Shove: Push roughly. Slam: Do something hard. Toss: To throw something carelessly. Oppressor: Superior person controlling a weaker person. Torture:...
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