Author:Manpreet J. Singh

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Male Image Female Gaze : Men in Shashi Deshpandes Fiction

By: Manpreet J. Singh

Price: $30.25

Publisher: New Delhi, Rawat Publications: 2012

Seller ID: 701958

ISBN: 8131605086

Condition: New


Shashi Deshpande’s novels have frequently been analysed through the traditional feminist framework, an attempt sometimes contested by the writer, although she writes unambiguously from the female point of view. Male Image, Female Gaze analyses Deshpande’s apparently dichotomous stance and elaborates on her departure from the limited scope of theoretical assumptions. It focuses on her understanding of contextual peculiarities and the need to affect sustainable shifts from within social and relational structures. Instead of viewing men as antagonists, she therefore considers the possibility ... View more info