By Neeru Tandon
“A memorable e-book. the simplest that Anita Desai has written.”
—Paul Bailey within the Evening Standard (about In Custody)
“The great thing about In Custody is that what seems a narrative of inevitable tragedies seems to be a story of conquer those tragedies…. Magnificent.”
—Salman Rushdie within the Observer
The novel In Custody by Anita Desai is critical as Desai the following explores the psyche of male protagonist outdoors the circumscriptions of familial ties and tasks. She makes a departure from her past obsessive preoccupation with the internal panorama of hypersensitive and neurotic women.
Anita Desai’s ‘In Custody’: A serious Appraisal makes an attempt to decipher even the un-deciphered problems with the unconventional. It bargains an exhaustive serious remark at the novel and the novelist. The publication, comprising a variety of articles on Indian-English fiction, Anita Desai, her paintings of plot development, subject matter, characterization, narrative method, textual matters, imagery, symbolism, and so on. explores Desai’s fictional global. It highlights the textual treasure and interpretations in an easy manner for simple comprehension via the readers.
It could be precious to the scholars and lecturers of English literature, relatively Indian English literature, and researchers in those fields.
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