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Volume 1 Issue 6

November 2014

A Study of Indianness in R.K. Narayan's Short Stories
Mr. Amar Kumar, 
Department of English, 
Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar Bihar University, 
Muzaffarpur, Bihar, India
Indo-Anglian literature is the window through which the people of the world can peep in India to know what really it is. The Indo-Anglian writers of fiction write with an eye and hope on the western readers. R.K. Narayan is not only a novelist but also a short story writer. In his novels and short stories Indianness, nationalism and patriotism and glorification of India's past can be vividly observed. R.K. Narayan was a prolific Indian writer whose stories and novels provide witty and perceptive observations about Indian culture and society. He received the Sahitya Akedemi Award for The Guide in 1958.
Indianness; R.K. Narayan; Short Stories.
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