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Partition dialogues : memories of a lost home

Author: Alok Bhalla
Publisher: New Delhi ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006.
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Interviews with seven Indian and Pakistan novelists on depiction of Indian Partition, 1947 in their fictional works.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Partition dialogues.
New Delhi ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006
(OCoLC)607834415
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alok Bhalla
ISBN: 0195677420 9780195677423
OCLC Number: 65206288
Description: xiii, 244 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Acknowledgements --
Preface --
Memories of a lost home : some reflections on partition fiction --
Partition, exile, and memories of a lost home : in conversation with Intizar Husain --
Tamas and the landscape of memories : in conversation with Bhisham Sahni --
Memory and history : in conversation with Krishna Sobti --
Self-reflections in a broken mirror : in conversation with Krishna Baldev Vaid --
The spell of religious identities in Kitney Pakistan : in conversation with Kamleshwar --
Grief and survival in Ice-Candy-Man : in conversation with Bapsi Sidhwa --
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Responsibility: Alok Bhalla.
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A collection of interviews with notable writers who have lived through the Partition and have represented it in their fiction. It is introduced by Alok Bhalla, who provides an essay on the idea of  Read more...

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