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Volume 1 Issue 6

November 2014

Indian Ethos in Kamala Markandaya’s Nectar in a Sieve — A Study
Ms. C. Anbukarasi, 
Assistant Professor, 
Department of English, 
Theivanai Ammal College for Women, 
Villupuram, Tamil Nadu, India
Abstract
Kamala Markandaya is one of the prominent Indian woman novelist. She won the international fame and recognition with the publication of her very first novel Nectar in A Sieve in 1954. Indeed her novels seem to be uniquely reflective of the national consciousness in its multiple forms with the characteristic sensibility of modern, educated Indian woman. In her novels she shows her contempt for the Indian social order. The present paper studies the depiction of Indian ethos in Nectar in a Sieve.
Keywords
Indian Ethos; Kamala Markandaya; Nectar in a Sieve.
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