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L P Vol. 13.1

Contents of Vol. 13.1

  1. Literary Aesthetics and Food: A Critique of The Poisoned Bread - Nita N. Kumar
  2. Arden as a Sanctuary for Peace and Introspection: An Appraisal of Shakespeare’s As You Like It - Pragya Shukla
  3. Interactions Between a Narrator and a Narratee: An Overview of The Tidewater Tales - Soumy Syamchand & A. Selvaraj
  4. Race and Gender Discrimination: A Reading of Zadie Smith’s On Beauty - Geeta M. Patil & Rajiv P. Junne
  5. Social Taboo and the Patriarchy: A Reading of The God of Small Things - Suman Bala Yadav
  6. Marriage as an Ulterior Motive in The Thousand Faces of Night - Snigdha Mishra
  7. Cultural Conflict And the Select Poems of Iqbal: A Perspective - Tanveer Hussain
  8. Immigration and Transformation: A Reading of Bharati Mukherjee’s Jasmine - Poojan Prasad
  9. Vedantic Philosophy and The Matrix Trilogy: A Comparative Perspective - Sonal Budhwani and Vandana Rajoria
  10. Book Review:
    • Deen Dayal’s My Wheatish Complexion by Prabhaker Singh
    • Rajiv Khandelwal’s A Time to Forget by K. K. Vishwakarma
  11. Creative Writing:
    • ‘The Fight’ by Vishwani Sati
    • ‘Fortitude’ by Suresh Chandra Pande

L P Vol. 12.2

Contents of Vol. 12.2

  1. Creative Re-interpretation of Myths: A Reading of The Stone Women and Other Stories - Baijnath Gupta & Prabhakar Singh
  2. The Woman in Third World Societies: A Study of A House For Mr Biswas - Vikram Singh
  3. Feminist Consciousness: A Comparative Perspective - K. K. Vishwakarma
  4. Harindranath Chattopadhyaya’s Aesthetic Vision of Poetry: An Appraisal of Poetry and Poets - Ram Narayan Tiwari
  5. Saga of Atrocities: A Critique of A Fine Balance - Anupam Soni
  6. Kiran Desai’s The Inheritance of Loss: A Postcolonial Study - Kishan Swaroop Rana
  7. The Shades of Nativism: A Reading of Things Fall Apart and No Longer at Ease - Anupam Soni & Surabhi Mukherjee
  8. Report:
    • ‘Contemporary Arts: Kochi Muziris Biennale 2016’ by Ambalicka Sood Jacob
  9. Creative Writing:
    • 'Anger' by Suresh Chandra Pande

L P Vol. 12.1

Contents of Vol. 12.1

  1. The Passport and Romanian History: An Appraisal - Geeta M. Patil & S. S. Chavan
  2. Quest for Dreams: A Study of Steinbeck’s Of Mice and Men - Elangbam Hemanta Singh
  3. Father-Son Relationship: An Appraisal of All My Son and Death of a Salesman - K. K. Vishwakarma
  4. The New Women in Anita Nair’s Ladies Coupe: An Overview - Vandana Rajoriya
  5. Electra Complex and Kamala Das’ Poems: A Perspective - Anupama Srivastava
  6. The God and Self: A Reading of Select Poems of Yeats, Tagore and Iqbal - Jauwad Ahmad
  7. Voice of Protest and Self Assertion: A Reading of The Binding Vine - Sanjay Prasad Sharma
  8. Swami Nempal’s Creation and Other Poems: A Thematic Study - Mirza Sibtain Beg
  9. Feminism and Literature: Text and Context, (ed.), Sanjeev Kumar Vishwakarma, Book Review by - Surbhi Mukherjee
  10. Book Review:
    • Sanjeev Kumar Vishwakarma’s Feminism and Literature: Text and Context by Surbhi Mukherjee

L P Vol. 11.2

Contents of Vol. 11.2

  1. Globalization as a Vicious Circle in Kiran Desai’s The Inheritance of Loss - Kailash Kumar
  2. The Arabs and their Art of Drama: A Critique Fathia Saleh Al-Ghoreibi
  3. The Inevitability of Death in Marina Carr’s Portia Coughlan - Manal Batobara
  4. The Folklore of Black Saints of Gujarat: Syncretism and Identity Politics Karan Singh
  5. Maya Angelou’s Revolutionary Image of Motherhood in I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings - Aisha O. Al-Harbi
  6. Cultural and Linguistic Hegemony of the West: A Reading of English, August: An Indian Story - Sonu Lohat
  7. Indian Ethos and Where Parallel Lines Meet: A Study in Theme - Baijnath Gupta
  8. Book Review:
    • Meena Alexander’s Atmospheric Embroidery by Prabhaker Singh
    • Tabish Khair’s The New Xenophobia by K. K. Vishwakarma
  9. Seminar Report:
    • International Seminar on ‘Humanism and Literature’ by K. K. Vishwakarma
  10. Creative Writing:
    • Beauty in Ordinary Things’ by Rajiv Khandelwal

L P Vol. 11.1

Contents of Vol. 11.1

  1. From Pestilence to Massacre: A Critique of Dryden’s Oedipus: A Tragedy - Fathia Al Ghoreibi
  2. Female Solidarity in Githa Hariharan’s The Thousand Faces of Night - Prabhakar Singh
  3. Intricacies of Human Relationships: A Reading of Anita Nair’s Mistress - Gunjan Sushil
  4. Unheard Voices in Adiga’s The White Tiger: A Marxist Reading - Ritu
  5. Three Fold Marginalization of Dalits: An Appraisal of Bama’s Sangati - Khagendra Sethi
  6. Contemporary Socio-Political Condition: A Reading of Bapsi Sidhwa’s Ice Candy Man - Chhaya Singh
  7. Theater is a Means of Judging Society: An Appraisal of Edward Bond’s Select Plays - K. K. Vishwakarma
  8. Whorled Explorations: Meditation with Visuals - Ambalicka S. Jacob
  9. Seminar Report:
    • ‘Whorled Exploration: Meditation with Visuals’ by Ambalicka S. Jacob
  10. Interview:
    • ‘On Canadian Drama: An Interface with Allison McWood’ by R. P. Singh

L P Vol. 10.2

Contents of Vol. 10.2

  1. Translating Narratives: The Secret Metaphor of Cross-cultural Communication - Satish Kumar Harit
  2. Realization of Self-identity in Virginia Woolf’s the Night and Day - J. V. Jeeva, Selva Mary Gokila S. George
  3. Reining the Repressive Forces: A Comparative Study of The Grip of Change and A Thousand Splendid Suns - Kamala Rajan
  4. Interaction and Introspection: A Study in Theme of Nissim Ezekiel’s Select Poems - John Wesly & NDR Chandra
  5. Quest for Enlightenment: A Study of Manoj Das’s Legend of The Golden Valley - Chittaranjan Sahu
  6. Gender Discrimination And Untouchability: of the West: A Reading of The God Of Small Things - Kishan Swaroop Rana
  7. The Woman And Violence: An Appraisal of Difficult Daughters - Sarita Ashok Mane
  8. Delight and Wisdom: A Critique of ‘Stopping By Woods on a Snowy Evening’ - Pragyaa Gupta & Prashant Mahajan
  9. Bharti Mukherjee’s Women: An Overview of Her Select Novels - Geeta Bisht Walia
  10. Book Review:
    • Archana Gupta’s A Thematic Study of the Poetry of Emily Dickinson by Gunjan Sushil
    • NDR Chandra & K. K. Vishwakarma’s Contemporary Indian Women Novelists, Vol. I by R. P. Singh
  11. Creative Writing:
    • ‘A Fruit Forbidden’ by Ram Narayan Tiwari
    • Ghalib’s ‘This universe is nothing but…………’ tr. By M. Mujeeb

L P Vol. 10.1

Contents of Vol. 10.1

  1. Editorial
  2. Addiction, De-addiction and Rehabilitation: An Appraisal of Long Day’s Journey into Night - Fathia Saleh Al-Ghoreibi
  3. Quest for Identity in Anita Nair’s Satyr of the Subway - R. Shirley Fernando & J.V. Jeeva
  4. Social Injustice and Caste Discrimination: A Comparative Study of Joothan and The Scar - Muzaffar Maqsood
  5. The Sense of Belonging in Meena Alexander’s Writings - Surabhi Mukherjee
  6. The Woman in Bharati Mukherjee’s Novels: A Study in Theme - Aparna Bharadwaj
  7. A. R. Kidwai in conversation with K. K. Vishwakarma
  8. Indian vs. Emersonian Concept of Time and Space - Khagendra Sethi
  9. A Discourse on the Concept and Nature of Time in Shakespeare’s Sonnets - Baby Ritu Phukan
  10. Gender discrimination in Contemporary Society: A Reading of Mahesh Dattani’s Tara - Om Prakash Ratnaker
  11. An interview of Michael Flay by Alka Singh
  12. Is Purdah Metaphorical or Metonymical?: A Reading of Select Poems of Imtiyaz Dharker - Sanobar Hussaini
  13. A conversation Between R. P. Singh and Gunjan Sushil
  14. The Woman in Mamta Kalia’s Tribute to Papa: An Appraisal - Shruti Singh
  15. A Crusade Against Subjugation of the Woman: A Critique of Kamala Das’ Select Poems - Ram Pravesh Singh
  16. Creative Writing:
    • ‘I Don’t Worship The God Because….’ By D. C. Patil

L P Vol. 09.2

Contents of Vol. 09.2

  1. Feminist Perspectives on Doris Lessing's The Grass is Singing - Geeta M. Patil & Bharat R. Wahatule
  2. The Problematics of the Protagonistic Situation in Richard Wright’s The Long Dream - Deepa Mattoo
  3. Colonial Consciousness in Nayantara Sahgal’s A Time to Be Happy - Kamala Rajan
  4. Portrayal of India in Arvind Adiga’s The White Tiger - Ranjana sharma
  5. Symbolic and Imaginative Realism: An Overview of Children’s Literature - Bandana Bal Chandnani
  6. Book Review:
    • R. P. Singh’s Flea Market and Other Plays by K. K. Vishwakarma
  7. Creative Writing:
    • ‘Petals’ by Megha Bharti
    • ‘When You Are Not With Me’ by Rajiv Khandelwal

L P Vol. 09.1

Contents of Vol. 09.1

  1. Crisis in New Criticism - N.D. Chandra
  2. Subaltern Voice in Iralu’s A Terrible Matriarchy - Vizovono Elizabeth
  3. Ideological Contradictions in The Grapes of Wrath - Elangbam Hemanta Singh
  4. V.S. Naipaul as a Social Historian: An Overview of His Select Novels - Arvind Kumar Mishra
  5. William Golding’s Response to Primitivism: A Study of His Select Novels - Meenu Kashyap
  6. Androcentric Society and The Colour Purple & Sangati: A Comparative Study - Karan Singh
  7. Cruelty and Violence against the Woman: A Reading of Silence! The Court is in Session - Neetu Kumar
  8. Amitav Ghosh’s The Hungry Tide: A Critique of Nature – Culture Duality - Akhileshwar Thakur
  9. Book Review:
    • Amar Nath Prasad and Jaya Shrivastava’s Booker Prize Writers of India: A Critical Analysis by Alka Singh
    • R. P. Singh’s When Brancho Flies by K. K. Vishwakarma
    • Mohammad Shamim’s Luminaries of Fictional Theory by R. P. Singh

L P Vol. 08.2

Contents of Vol. 08.2

  1. Divakaruni’s The Palace of Illusions: A Feminist Perspective - J. V. Jeeva & L. Fenci Mary Grace
  2. Decolonization of English: A Reading of Rushdie’s Select Novels - Nagender Singh Nathawat
  3. India in Colonial Perpetuity: A Study of Arvind Adiga’s The White Tiger - Sonu Lohat
  4. The Sense of Belonging in Charles G. D. Roberts’ ‘Tantramar Revisited’ - R. Valarmathi
  5. Shifting from Margin to Center: A Study of Giris Karnad's Select Plays - Satish Kumar Harit
  6. Virginia Woolf’s Women: A Re-reading of a Room of One’s Own - J. V. Jeeva & Selva Mary Gokila S. George
  7. Portrayal of the Woman in Hurston’s Their Eyes Are Watching God - Megha Bharati
  8. God in Emily Dickinson’s Poetry: A Paradoxical Treatment - Archana Gupta
  9. The Relationship of Finite with Infinite: An Appreciation of Tagore’s Gitanjali - Rashmi Singh
  10. Bloom’s Theory of Figures v/s Deconstruction - Siddhartha Singh
  11. Religious Universalism in T S Eliot’s Poetry: A Critique of Love Songs of Prufrock and The Waste Land - K. K. Vishwakarma
  12. Book Review:
    • Bhalchandra Nemade’s How Much Space Does an Indian Writer Need? Literary Standards- Native, Western, Global by K. K. Vishwakarma
    • Vastatzidis Gregory’s The Process of Being The Golden Lilies by Alka Singh
  13. Creative Writing:
    • ‘Lyre With The Muse’ by Stacy Law

L P Vol. 08.1

Contents of Vol. 08.1

  1. Glocalization of English in the Cyber Age: A Cultural - Linguistic Perspective - N. D. R. Chandra & K. K. Vishwakarma
  2. Existential Anonymity: Some Reflections on Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man - Deepa Mattoo
  3. The Life and Its Values: An Appraisal of Tughlaq and Hayavadana - Elangbam Hemanta Singh
  4. The Woman in Nineteenth Century Urdu Literature - Sanobar Hussaini
  5. Transcending Sociolinguistics: Language, Caste and Power in India - Dilip Chavan
  6. A Saga of Alienation, Transformation and Assimilation: A Critique of Bharati Mukherjee’s Jasmine - Gyanendra Kumar Dhall
  7. Nature or Nurture: A Genetic Perspective on Charles Dickens’ Estella - Sashi Kala Govindarajulu
  8. English Language Teaching In Professional Institutions: Problems and Prospects - Rajdoot Mukhopadhyay
  9. The Poet as Story Teller: A Reading of The Green Gardener And Other Stories - B. N. Gupta
  10. Racial and Cultural Discrimination in Sangati: A Study in Theme - Bushra & Philomina Zacharia
  11. Portrayal of the Woman in Nayantara Sahgal’s A Situation in New Delhi - Deepa Tyagi & Priyanka Sharma
  12. The Hamartia and ShakespearianTragedy: A Study of Select Plays - Ram Pravesh Singh
  13. Telling Versus Showing: A Debate - Sushant Chaturvedi
  14. A Note on the Male Hegemony and Roy’s The God of Small Things - Farheen Afzal
  15. Social Realism in The Inheritance of Loss - Rabia Raza
  16. Human Predicaments and The City and The River: A Study in Theme - Vandana Malviya
  17. Tagore’s Love Lyrics: A Critical Appreciation - Tauqeer Fatima
  18. Book Review:
    • Mohd. Asim Siddiqui & A. R. Kidwai’s Criticism and Counter Criticism by K. K. Vishwakarma
    • Mohd. Asim Siddiqui & A. R. Kidwai’s Criticism and Counter Criticism by Sherin Shervani
  19. Creative Writing:
    • ‘My Life’ by Jaydeep Sarangi

L P Vol. 07.2

Contents of Vol. 07.2

  1. Cross-Cultural Encounters in Lord Byron’s Beppo - Shahzad Ahmad Siddiqui
  2. From Native Land to Adopted Home: An Appraisal of Our Sister Killjoyand Lucy - Monika & Shakun Mahajan
  3. Existential Trap: A Study of McCullers’s Clock without Hands - Mahesh Kumar Arora
  4. Imperial-Colonial Relationship: The Beginning of 18th Century American Revolution - Mrutyunjaya Mohanty
  5. Tughlaq as an Ambivalent and Ambiguous Hero: An Overview of Karnad’s Tughlaq - Pooja Halyal
  6. The Woman in Contemporary Indian Short Stories: A Study in Theme - Naqui Ahmad John
  7. Cultural Conflict in Bharati Mukherjee’s Novels: A Study of The Tiger’s Daughter and Wife - Anupama Sharma
  8. Music as a Metaphor of Culture: Reading Amit Chaudhuri’s The Immortals - Arun Kumar Yadav
  9. A Note on Yakshagana and Girish Karnad’s Hayavadana - Satish Prajapati
  10. Words on Screen: Theorizing Literature-Film Interface - Ritu Mohan Singh
  11. Book Review:
    • K. K. Vishwakarma’s A Discourse on Indian Diaspora Literature by D. C. Chambial
  12. Creative Writing:
    • ‘To Death’ by Devraj C. Patil
    • ‘Mystery’ by Haseeb Ahmad
    • ‘That is not Me’ by Megha Bharti

L P Vol. 07.1

Contents of Vol. 07.1

  1. Indian Ethos and Familial Memories: An Appraisal of A. K. Ramanujan’s Select Poems - Ajay Kumar Shukla
  2. The Mind and Art of Amrita Sher-Gil: A Perspective - Ambalicka S. Jacob
  3. Nalini Sharma’s Women: An Appraisal of The Unwed Mother - D.C. Chabbial
  4. Imagination in Combat with Despair: A perspective on Styron’s Lie Down in Darkness - Deepa Mattoo
  5. Fact and Fiction in Travelogues: A Note on Andamans - Francis Xavier N.
  6. Exposé of Indian Mythology in R.K. Narayan’s The Guide: An Analytical Study - Gurupreet Singh
  7. An Overview of Iyengar’s Shakespeare: His World and His Art - Hitendra Nath Chaubey
  8. Man-made-Woman: A Study of Shadow From Ladakh - Kaustav Chakraborty
  9. An Influenced and Influential Poet: Philip Larkin - Kiran Sharma
  10. Multiple Voice of the Hero: A Critique of The Painter of Signs - E. Koperundevi
  11. Negotiating Female Space: A Reappraisal of The Miracle And Other Stories - Lovleen Bains
  12. Treatment of Widows in Bapsi Sidhwa’s Water - Mamta Gupta
  13. Fear and Creativity: A Unique Perspective in Pamuk’s Snow - Noor Fatima
  14. Kamala Markandaya’s Women: An Overview of Her Novels - Pratibha Pathak
  15. The Frailty and Transforming Power of Art: An Analysis of The Artist of Disappearance - Sandeep Kumar Dubey
  16. Nature and the Woman are Victims of Society: A Study of Gita Mehta’s A River Sutra - Satinder S. Kundu
  17. Unmasking of Celebrity Culture: A Study of David Lodge’s Home Truths: A Novella - Shailesh Singh
  18. Patriarchal Hegemony in The Dark Holds No Terror - Shamenaz Bano
  19. The Aftereffect of Incest and Childhood Abuse: A Study of Dattani’s Thirty Days in September - Shipra Mishra
  20. The Space between Reality and Ideology: A Study of Anita Nair’s Ladies Coupe - R. Shirley Fernando & J.V. Jeeva
  21. National Identity and the Truth of Matrimony: A Study of Girish Karnad’s Wedding Album - Sonia Singh & A.S. Kushwah
  22. Subjugation and Subordination of the Woman: An Appraisal of Mountain Echoes - Reman Kumari
  23. Socio-Political Absurdity and Cultural Vacuity: A Study of Rushdie’s Shame - Suman & Vikram Singh
  24. Women are Born to Suffer: A Reading of Toni Morrison’s A Mercy - Udai Veer Singh
  25. Human Life is Full of Death and Degeneration: A Study of Upamanyu Chatterjee’s Way To Go - Verham Swroop Singh
  26. Book Review:
    • Megha Bharti’s A Critical Study of the Novels of Gloria Naylor: Feminist Perspective by R. P. Singh
    • Anita Myle’s Contemporary Indian English Drama: An Overview by Ajay Kumar Shukla
  27. Creative Writing:
    • ‘My Heart’s Voice’ by Sanjay Prasad Sharma
    • ‘Departing Duality’ & ‘Heart Unsold’ by A. S. Kushwah

L P Vol. 06.2

Contents of Vol. 06.2

  1. The ‘Other’ America: An Appraisal of Joyce Carol Oates’ Short Fictions - Gautam Banerjee
  2. Folklore and the Nigerian Novels: A Study of Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart (1958) - Lohitakshya Joshi
  3. Idiosyncratic Communal Syndrome in Manohar Malgonkar’s A Bend in The Ganges (1964) - M.B. Chaturvedi
  4. Intriguing Tale of Loss And Loneliness of (New) Woman in Sonia Faleiro's The Girl (2006) - G.A. Ghanshyam
  5. The Search for Identity and Selfhood in Shobha De’s Socialite Evenings (1989) - Vikram Singh Kharb
  6. Indianness in The Poetry of Nissim Ezekiel - Vachaspati Dwivedi
  7. Ideology Ensure Peace, Progress and Justice: A Comparative Study of Achebe, Ngugi and Soyinka - Haseeb Ahmed
  8. Social Realism in Ruth Prawer Jhabvala’s The Householder (1960) - Beena Lad
  9. Indian Diaspora and Mistry’s Tales from Firozsha Baag (2002) and Family Matters (2004): An Overview - Sunita Kumari & Satinder S. Kundu
  10. Ruskin Bond’s The Room on The Roof (1996): A Postcolonial Reading - Sarani Ghosal
  11. Harold Bloom’s theory of Poetic Influence vs. Gynocriticism - Siddhartha Singh
  12. Book Review:
    • Om Prakash Budholia’s Girish Karnad: History and Folklore by K. K. Vishwakarma
    • Sudhir K. Arora’s Niranjn Mohanti: The Man and His Poetry by K. K. Vishwakarma
    • Ramesh K. Shrivastava’s Coils of the Serpent by Lata Dubey
  13. Creative Writing:
    • ‘Cross Ends’ by Ambalicka Sood Jacob
    • ‘Who Knows More?’ by Haseeb Ahmad

L P Vol. 06.1

Contents of Vol. 06.1

  1. Selfhood and Marathi Theatre: A Note - Mustajeev Khan
  2. The Alchemy of Success and Fulfillment: A Study of John Osborne’s Déjà vu - Shakuntala Kunwar
  3. All Arts and All Rasas Finally Lead to Santa - Vandana Rajoriya
  4. Symbolism in W.B. Yeats and Kabir’s Poetry: A Comparative Study - Rashmi Singh
  5. Binarism and David Lodge’s Trilogy - Tsenbeni & N.D.R. Chandra
  6. Style is the Hallmark of a Great Writer: An Appraisal of Ruskin Bond’s Novels - Bandana Chandani
  7. Narrative Technique in Adiga’s The White Tiger - Shrikant Singh
  8. Mythical Implications in Raja Rao’s The Serpent and the Rope: A Reappraisal - Gurpreet Singh
  9. Quest for Selfhood in Bapsi Sidhwa’s The Pakinstani Bride - Shakun Mahajan
  10. Relational Bonds in R.K. Narayan’s The Man – Eater of Malgudi: A Critique - Sanjeev Khanna
  11. Deconstructing the Nation in Amitav Ghosh’s The Shadow Lines - Nilofer Shakir
  12. The Predicament of the Dalit in Mulk Raj Anand’s Untouchable - Ashok Hulibandi
  13. Multiculturalism and Rohinton Mistry’s Such a Long Journey - Reman Kumari
  14. Isolation and Homosexuality in The Golden Gate - Sangeeta
  15. Psychic Imbalance and Disintegration: A Study of Anita Desai’s Cry, the Peacock - Kanu Priya
  16. Self and Society in Shashi Deshpande’s That Long Silence: A Study in Theme - Purnima Gupta
  17. The Life Without Home: A Study of Amitav Ghosh’s The Glass Palace - Sarvesh Mani Tripathi
  18. Memory of Trauma in Githa Hariharan’s Fugitive Histories - Vinod Chandra Yadav
  19. Science in Conflict with Art and Feminism: A Thematic Study of Atwood’s Cat’s Eye - Uma Rajput
  20. A Psychoanalytical Study of Namita Gokhale’s The Book of Shadows - Dushyant K. Rana & Sarika Dubey
  21. Reader – Response Criticism: A Study of Shashi Dehspande’s That Long Silence - Asma Quadir
  22. Towards a Typology of Academic Novel - Rahila Haque
  23. Heat and Dust: A Social Predicament - Danish Faraz & A.K. Mishra
  24. Portrayal of Amelia Evans in McCullers’ The Ballad of the Sad Café - Mahesh Kumar
  25. Perspectives on Communicative Skills - Arjun Dubey
  26. Creative Writing:
    • ‘Heaven’ by D. C. Patil
    • ‘In The Midst’ by Megha Bharti

L P Vol. 05.2

Contents of Vol. 05.2

  1. Image as Catalytic Converter An Appraisal of Girish Karnad’s Broken Images - O.P. Budholia
  2. Mahesh Dattani’s Final Solutions: A Critique of Violence - S.S. Gill
  3. Nationalism in Rabindranath Tagore’s Select Works: An Overview - Somnath Koley & N.D.R. Chandra
  4. McCullers’s The Heart is a Lonely Hunter: An Analysis of the Dialogue between Jake Blount and Doctor Copeland - Mahesh Kumar
  5. Saadat Hasan Manto’s Toba Tek Singh and The Return: The Testimonium of Trauma of Partition - Nazneen Khan
  6. Marriage is ultima Thule of the Woman’s Life: An Appraisal of Manju Kapur’s Difficult Daughters - K.K. Vishwakarma
  7. Illusion and Reality in Shashi Tharoor’s Show Business - Shweta Awasthi
  8. Clinical Evaluation of the Women Characters in The Wasteland: A Study in Theme - S.S. Thakur & Anita Thakur
  9. Identity Crisis is the leit motif of Bharati Mukherjee’s Novels: A Study of Desirable Daughters - Ashish K. Gupta
  10. Rohinton Mistry’s Such a Long Journey: An Allegory of Multiculturalism - Neetu Yadav & Satinder S. Kundu
  11. Oral Tradition and Folktales: An Overview of Tenyimia Literature - Kevizonuo Kuolie
  12. A Study of Shashi Deshpande’s That Long Silence - Anshu Pandey
  13. Lesbianism as Natural Love in Alice Walker’s The Colour Purple - Megha Bharati
  14. Socio – Cultural Matrix in R.K. Narayan’s The Dark Room - E. Koperundevi
  15. Dependence and Love: An Appraisal of Lawrence’s Sons and Lovers - Arvind Chaudhary
  16. Acceptance of Death in Shashi Deshpande’s If I Die Today - R.C. Yadav
  17. Book Review:
    • Amarendra Narayan’s Fragrance Beyond Border by Ashok Kumar ‘Anshumali’
  18. Creative Writing:
    • ‘For a Roma Girl’ by Harish K. Thakur
    • ‘A Perfect Combination’ by K. Suba Priya

L P Vol. 05.1

Contents of Vol. 05.1

  1. Agha Shahid Ali and Ghazals in English - Prabhakar Singh
  2. Anais Nin’s A Spy in the House of Love: A Study in Theme - Sarika Dubey
  3. Ao Naga Literature: An Overview - I. Sentinaro & N.D.R. Chandra
  4. Canonizing Shakespeare - Siddhartha Singh
  5. Dynamics of Human Relationship: A Study of Mahesh Dattani’s Where There’s a Will - Santosh Kumar Sonker
  6. From ‘Dust’: An Appraisal of Edward Young’s Poetry - R.K. Goswami
  7. Indian Diaspora: A Postcolonial Phenomenon - Vikram Singh & Reman Kumari
  8. Morality and Social Values: A Study of Anthony Trollope’s select Novels - Navin Kumar Vishwakarma
  9. Marginalization of The Woman: A Re – Appraisal of Jane Austen’s Mansfield Park - Rashmi Verma
  10. Racial Discrimination in Anita Desai’s Bye – Bye Blackbird - Shishu Paul
  11. Re – writing the World: Dalitt Literature - Anupma Srivastava
  12. The Novel as a Social Document: A Critical Study of Arun Joshi’s Novels - Vachaspati Dwivedi
  13. The Woman as Victim of Society: A Study of Vijay Tendulkar’s Silence! The Court is in Session - Sangeeta Arora
  14. The Woman in Anita Desai’s Fire on the Mountain - Pradeep Singh Kadiyan
  15. Vijay Tendulkar: The Man and His Milieu - Rajeev Dubey
  16. Ideology and ELT: Towards Liberatory Language Education - Dilip Chavan
  17. Technical Communication: Requisites and Response - L.U.B. Pandey
  18. Dialogic Feminism: Reading Mahasweta Devi’s Mother of 1084 - Rajesh Babu Sharma
  19. Book Review:
    • Bhalchand Nemade’s Nativism (Desivad) by M. S. Kushwaha
    • Madhu Nambiar’s A Tale of Tail by K. K. Vishwakarma
    • Mallikarjun Patil’s A Don in the Jungle by Satendra Kumar
  20. Creative Writing:
    • ‘Back to Wisdom’ by A. S. Kushwah

L P Vol. 04.2

Contents of Vol. 04.2

  1. Editor’s Note
  2. Feminism – The Unethical Practices and the Emerging Dynamic Human Values: A Perspective - V. Ramesh
  3. Harry Robinson’s Postcolonial Perspective on Nation in Write it on Your Heart: The Epic World of Okanagan Storyteller - Aditi Vahia
  4. Foregrounding of Indigenous Culture and Tradition in Indo – Canadian Plays - G.A. Ghanshyam
  5. A Concept of Expressionism on Contemporary Indian English Stage: A Study of Mahesh Dattani - Suman Gupta
  6. Between the Lines: A Transitional Scrutiny of Ghashiram Kotwal - Mustajeeb A. Khan
  7. Social Realism in Mahasweta Devi’s Plays - Anju Bala Agrawal
  8. A Study of Evil in Miss Lillian Hellman’s The Children’s Hour - Pankaj Kumar Singh
  9. Ezra Pound: From Hieroglyph to Symbolic Textures - Munir
  10. Retrieving from Oblivion: A Study of Toni Morrison’s Beloved and Louise Erdrich’s Tracks - C.L. Shilaja
  11. Techniques of Narration in Kamala Markandaya’s Select Novels - K.K. Vishwakarma
  12. Cultural Conflict in Meera Syal’s Anita and Me - Savita Gupta
  13. Exploring the Female Psyche in Anita Desai’s Cry, the Peacock - Muktha Manoj
  14. Humanism in Stephen Gill’s Poetry - Sudhir K. Arora
  15. Sri Aurobindo: A New Dimension of the Poetic World - Rajeev Kumar Singh
  16. Book Review:
    • L. S. Deshpande’s Towards Defining Translatology: The Limit of Translatability by Krishna Mohan Pandey
    • Savita Gupta’s The Suppressed Flames: A critical Study of Anita Desai’s Novels by Vandana Malviya
    • Anju Bala Agrawal’s Critical Essays on Wordsworth: A New Approach by Harish Chandra Shukla
    • Arvind Kumar Chaudhary’s Universal Voices by R. P. Singh

L P Vol. 04.1

Contents of Vol. 04.1

  1. Editor’s Note
  2. Indian Poetics and English Studies in India - M.S. Kushwaha
  3. Multiple Versions of Jewishness: An analysis of Philip Roth’s The Counterlife - Lovelina Singh
  4. Homosexuality in the Plays of Mahesh Dattani - Amar Nath Prasad
  5. Zolaesque Determinism in Oates’s Stories of Adolescent Lives - Gautam Banerjee
  6. Arundhati Roy’s The God of Small Things: A Pathetic Plight of the Woman - Charu Chitra
  7. The Metamorphosis of Rani in Karnad’s Nagamandala - G.A. Ghanshyam & Devasree Chakravarti
  8. The Sun Cult in Manipuri Folklore - H. Nalini
  9. Book Review:
    • Mallikarjun Patil’s Shakespear’s England…A Travelogue by Satendra Kumar
    • LUB Pandey’s Woman’s Escapades to Oasis of Freedom: A Critical Analysis of the Novels of Anita Desai by R. B. Singh
    • Indrajeet Mishra’s Nativity Rituals: The Poetry of Jayant Mahapatra by Alka Singh
    • Praveen Gadhvi’s The Voice of the Last by R. P. Singh
    • R. C. Mishra’s Quantitative Analysis of Himalayan Drainage Basin by Neelam Singh

L P Vol. 03.1 & 03.2

Contents of Vol. 03.1 & 03.2

  1. Contextualizing Textuality in Early Indian Poetry in English - Archna Kumar
  2. Sri Aurobindo’s Meta – Aesthetics - P.K. Pandey
  3. Nissism Ezekiel: A Modern Poet - Nivedita Maitra
  4. Kamala Das and Radha – Krishan Syndrome - Satendra Kumar
  5. The Poetry of Syed Amanuddin: An Appraisal - Suman Gupta
  6. Contemporaneity of Gandhian Contemplation: A Study of Jayanta Mahapatra’s ‘Requiem’ - Indrajeet Mishra
  7. Shiv K. Kumar as a Post – Modern Poet - Sana Zehra
  8. Toru Dutt’s Ancient Ballads and Legends of Hindustan: A Reappraisal - Renu Singh
  9. Feminism in Indian English Women Novelists - Rajesh K. Sharma
  10. Shashi Deshpande’s Roots and Shadows: A Feminist Study - Rajesh Verma
  11. Contemporaneity and Tradition in the plays of Girish Karnad - Pratima Chaitanya
  12. Leavis’ Concept of Tradition in The Great Tradition - Brajesh Kumar Mishra
  13. Postcolonial Perspectives on William Shakespeare’s The Tempest - Sandeep Kumar Dubey
  14. Book Review:
    • Munir’s Modernism And After Aqueel Akhtar
    • Joy Rainey King’s Words Are My Wings by Gunjan Sushil
    • Raanan Burd’s Poetry From Life by Arun K. Ratnakar
    • Tejpal Vashisht’s Gleaning of Truth by R. B. Sharma
    • Sunita Sinha’s Graham Greene: A Study of His Major Novels by R. P. Singh

L P Vol. 02.2

Contents of Vol. 02.2

  1. Humanism in Kamala Markandaya’s The Golden Honeycomb : An Evaluation - K.K. Vishwakarma
  2. Culture and Politics in The Novels of Amitav Ghosh, with Special Reference to The Shadow Lines - Gunjan Sushil
  3. A Bend in the Ganges : The Relevance of Manohar Malgaonkar’s Condemnation of Non – Violence in The Modern Context - M.B. Chaturvedi
  4. Social Ostracism and Discrimination in The God of Small Things - R.P. Pradhan
  5. Economic Disparity and Class Consciousness : A Postcolonial – Marxist Study of The Inheritance of Loss - Vipin Kumar Singh
  6. Fasting Women, Feasting Men : A Feminist Study of Fasting, Feasting - Jaya Singh
  7. Woman and Violence in 1947: A Study of Ice Candy Man - Sarvjeet Mukherjee
  8. ISAAC Bashevis Singer’s Treatment of Evil in His Fiction - Maya Singh
  9. RIOT: Rising Intolerance in India - Neerja Sachdeva
  10. Feminist Leanings in Shobha De’s Novels - Ranjana Tripathi
  11. Portrayal of Woman in the Novels of Shashi Deshpande - Faiza Shad
  12. Intertextuality and Retelling of Myths In Karnad’s The Fire and The Rain - (Mrs.) Gulshan Das & Ms. Tanjeem Ara Khan
  13. Feminine Consciousness in Deshpande’s If I Die Today - Sanjay Prasad Sharma
  14. Humanism and Affirmation of man in the Novels of Mulkraj Anand - Sunita Sinha
  15. Autobiographical Element in Khushwant Singh’s Works - Gyan Praksh Mishra

L P Vol. 02.1

Contents of Vol. 02.1

  1. National Identity and the Linguistic Problems in India - N. D. R. Chandra
  2. Symbolism and William Golding’s Lord of the Flies: An Appraisal - Parul Sangwan
  3. Socio-Cultural Matrix and ‘Night of the Scorpion’: A Critique - Akhileshwar Thakur
  4. The Art and Craft of Fiction: An Appraisal - Mohd. Shamim
  5. Folk Tradition and Karnad’s Hayavadana: A Study - Aratee Shukla
  6. Harold Bloom’s Theory of Poetic Influence - Siddhartha Singh
  7. Quest for Identity: A Study of Arun Joshi’s Select Novels - Ram Chandra Yadav
  8. A Critique of Edith Wharton’s Ethan Frome - K. K. Vishwakarma
  9. Book Review:
    • K. K. Vishwakarma’s Two Virgins: A Critical Exploration by Sanjay Prasad Sharma

L P Vol. 01.2

Contents of Vol. 01.2

  1. Social Ethos in Kamala Markandaya’s Novels - K. K. Vishwakarma & N D R Chandra
  2. Changing Concepts of New Woman in Contemporary Literature - Neerja Sachdev
  3. Reading Iconoclasm in Chugtai’s Writings - Sanobar Hussaini
  4. Bloom’s Critical Approach to the Romantic Poetry - Siddhartha Singh
  5. Tagore’s Philosophy of Deliverance and Islamic Perspective of Salvation: A Critique of The Post-Office - Haseeb Ahmed
  6. Pinter’s The Birthday Party and Rasa Theory: An Evaluation - Anshu Pandeyed
  7. Discrimination against the Woman: A Study of Deshpande’s Roots and Shadows - Prabha Pant & Shweta Arora
  8. E.M. Forster’s Aspects of the Novel: A Study in Theme - Mohammad Shamim
  9. Lillian Hellman’s Art of Characterization: A Study of Her Play Watch on the Rhine - Pankaj Kumar Singh

L P Vol. 01.1

Contents of Vol. 01.1

  1. Editorial
  2. Lamenting the Destruction of Harsh and Lovely Land: Feminists’ Response to Ecology - B.N. Singh
  3. Indian Poetics: A Synoptic View - M.S. Kushwaha
  4. John Arden’s Armstrong’s Last Good Night: A Combination of History Play and Modern Problem Play - P.C. David
  5. The Woman Her Mater’s Property: A Study of Aruna’s Elli and Neeli - T. Bharthi
  6. Intertextual Interaction Between Text, History and Society in Vijay Tendulkar’s Ghashiram Kotwal - Tanseem Ara Khan and G.A. Ghanshyam
  7. The Politics of Fabian Socialism in G.B. Shaw’s Man and Superman: A Reappraisal - R.P. Singh
  8. Rediscovering and Centreing Igbo Society: A Study of Chinua Achebe’s Things Fall Apart Swetanjali Pradhan and G.A. Ghanshyam
  9. Discrimination Against Subalterns: A Study of Arundhati Roy’s The God of Small Things - K.K. Vishwakarma
  10. A Cinematographer’s Political Version: A Study of George Orwell’s Animal Farm - Arjun Dubey
  11. Strands of Metafiction in Vladimir Nobokov’s Writings - R.K. Swami
  12. Divine Intervention vs. Human Endeavour in Girish Karnad’s Hayavadana - Seema Singh Katiyar
  13. Portrayal of Woman in Simone de Beauvoir’s The Second Sex - Sheeba Khan
  14. The Woman in the life of Som Bhaskar, the Frustrated Protagonist of Arjun Joshi’s The Last Labyrinth - Soumen Mukherjee
  15. A.K. Ramanujan’s Treatment of Love in his Poems - M.S. Beg
  16. Quest for Self in Shashi Deshpande’s That Long Silence - Nazneen Khan
  17. Book Review:
    • A. Arunachalam’s Vibrant Moments Vol. II by Jyoti Singh
    • Barbara Noel and Kathryn Watterson’s You must be Dreaming by R. P. Singh
    • Gangaratna Pandey’s In Thy Proximity by R. P. Singh