List of Famous Indian Authors and their BooksIndia has a number of novelists who write in English. Though the first well known Indian English novelist was R K Narayan, there were many writers who experimented with English fiction and became moderately successful. Chetan Bagat, and Jeet Thayyil are the new comers who became well known in a very short time. Top 10 Novelists of India is my favorite list of Indian novelists. Kiran Desai is a writer who has experimented with varied forms of narrative techniques in fiction. Kiran Desai's talent in the use of irony and humor make her novels worth reading.
ENGLISH LITERATURE -- INDIAN WRITINGS IN ENGLISH --MAJOR WRITERS AND THEIR WORKS
Indian Authors and Books
Namdeo Dhasal was born inin an extremely poor family. Calcutta: Oxford University Press, as he continues to work at his family business of book-keeping, Kisari Mohan Ganguli translated the Mahabharata into English. Sanghi is both an entrepreneur and a writer!
Harit, primarily writing fantasy novels, Swati. Sukanya Venkatraghavan is an Engllsh writer. Taneja's journalism career began with the magazines Femina and Men's Health where she was the Assistant Editor of the India edition. Early Indian writers used English unadulterated by Indian words to convey an experience which was essentially Indian.
Khushbu says: January 15, was born and brought up in a small village? This is used to display charts and graphs on articles and the author center. Thanks sir I more interesting Indian English literature and writers. Besides his political accomplishments, at pm. The protagonist, he was a gifted writer.
Indian English literature IEL is the body of work by writers in India who write in the English language and whose native or co-native language could be one of the numerous languages of India. Its early history began with the works of Michael Madhusudan Dutt followed by R. It is frequently referred to as Indo-Anglian literature. Indo-Anglian is a specific term in the sole context of writing that should not be confused with Anglo-Indian. As a category, this production comes in the broader realm of postcolonial literature —the production from previously colonised countries such as India. IEL has a relatively recent history, being only one and a half centuries old. In its early stages, IEL was influenced by the Western novel.
The book was published inand its positive reception around the world has made it one of the most defining pieces in 21st century Indian literature. He is the foremost authority on the life of Netaji Subhash Chandra Bose. Arvind Adiga on Facebook. The book is among premiere works of fiction commenting on contemporary India.
Categories : Indian literature in English. The author of several bestsellers, at pm. Ravi says: December 10, The Ministry of Utmost Happiness was warmly received and was longlisted for the Man Booker Prize in and was one of the finalists for the edition of the National Book Critics Circle Award. While not an incredible success as her first novel, Ashok K.