Uncertainty of Psychological and Spatial Identity: A Study on the Novel of Bharti Mukherjee’s Wife and Jasmine
This review assess Dr. Rajib Bhaumik’s research on diasporic writer Bharti Mukherjee’s wife and Jasmine. Diaspora refers to those people who live in other countries leaving their birth place and their writings still revolves around their homeland. The diasporic mood refers to the transcultural restlessness of the writers. The transcultural narratives possess a serious challenge to the cultural stability of the metropolitan centers.
Diasporic situation is typically a site of hybridity which questions fixed identities based on monocentric essentialism.
Bharati Mukherjee. Wife. New Delhi: Penguin India, 1990.
Bharati Mukherjee. Jasmine. New Delhi: Penguin Books India, 1990.
BHAUMIK, Dr. jib. Ambivalence of Psychic And Spatial Identity: A Study of Bharati Mukherjee’s Wife and Jasmine. IJELLH (International Journal of English Language, Literature in Humanities), [S.l.], v. 2, n. 8, dec. 2014. ISSN 2321-7065. Available at: <https://ijellh.com/OJS/index.php/OJS/article/view/241>. Date accessed: 09 Sept. 2015. doi: https://doi.org/10.24113/ijellh.v2i8.24
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