'Bruce King maps uncharted territory,...provides ideas toward a poetics of Indian poetry in English, analyses poets in dialectical sets, summarizes poetic obsessions...King surveys, judges, informs, and provokes.' - Peter Nazareth, World Literature Today '...a significant book...King provides us with a detailed history of publication of poetry in English in India. One aspect to admire...is King's analysis of individual poems.' - Journal of Indian Writing in English 'When [the book] first appeared, it almost became like a Bible on the subject, the only worthwhile reference tool [to] dip into [for] trivia on poetry written in English by Indians.' - Biblio
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(214mm x 138mm x 20mm)
Publisher: OUP India
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Author Biography - Bruce King
KING, BRUCEllFeaturing Nissim Ezekiel A K Ramanujan Tara Patel Keki Daruwalla Shiv Kumar Saleem Peeradina Santan Rodrigues Eunice de Souza Manohar Shetty Melanie Silgardo Kamala Das Arun Kolatkar Dilip Chitre Sharat Chandra Shiv Kumar H O Nazareth Vikram Seth R Parthasarathy Adil Jussawalla Agha Shahid Ali Dom Moraes Gieve Patel Arvind Krishna Mehrotra Meena Alexander Menka Shivdasani Charmayne D'Souza Mukta Sambrani Imtiaz Dharker Chitra Banerjee Divakurni Sujata Bhatt Ranjit Hoskote C P Surendran Vijay Nambisan Hoshang Merchant R Raj Rao Bibhu Padhi Tabish Khair G J V Prasad E V Ramakrishnan Jeet Thayil Jayanta Mahapatra