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An Interview with Manju Kapur

Tickell, Alex (2015). An Interview with Manju Kapur. Journal of Postcolonial Writing, 51(3) pp. 340–350.

DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: https://doi.org/10.1080/17449855.2015.1026136
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Abstract

In this interview with Alex Tickell the acclaimed Indian author Manju Kapur talks about her fiction and her growth as a writer. Novels discussed include Difficult Daughters, A Married Woman, Home, The Immigrant and Custody. Kapur reflects on the role of women in the families she depicts, the treatment of history and political change in her works, and the reception of her books in India and internationally. She also recalls her early development as a novelist and comments on her approach to the craft of writing.

Item Type: Journal Item
ISSN: 1744-9855
Keywords: Postcolonial Fiction; Indian Novel; English; Manju Kapur
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Humanities > English & Creative Writing
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Arts and Humanities
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Research Group: Postcolonial and Global Literatures Research Group (PGL)
Item ID: 47132
Depositing User: Alex Tickell
Date Deposited: 29 Sep 2016 13:37
Last Modified: 06 Aug 2019 08:49
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/47132
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