1st Edition

Literature and Politics in the Age of Nationalism
The Progressive Episode in South Asia, 1932-56

ISBN 9780367176310
Published April 25, 2019 by Routledge India
220 Pages

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Book Description

This book aims to provide a historical account of the All-India Progressive Writers Association (AIPWA). In a structured narrative, it focuses on the political processes inside India, events and circumstances in South Asia and the debates and literary movements in Europe and the United States to demonstrate how the literary project was specificall

Table of Contents

Introduction 1. Literature and Politics 2. The PWA‘s Conception of Literature, Arts and Society 3. The Politics of Independence 4. The PWA During the War 5. The Fate of Hindustani 6. Writer‘s and Nationalism in the Age of Independence Conclusion Bibliography Index

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