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Bharati Mukherjee

Professor Emerita
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missnewindia@gmail.com


Specialties

Books

Title Fields
Miss new india Miss New India
Anjali Bose may be “Miss New India,” but her prospects don’ t look great. Born into a traditional lower-middle-class family, Anjali lives in a backwater town and has an arranged marriage on the horizon. But her ambition, charm and fluency in language do not go unnoticed by her influential English teacher, Peter Champion (an expat American). And champion her Peter does, both to other powerful peop....

Current Research

Professor Mukherjee works on post-colonial Anglophone fiction, Asian American fiction, autobiographical narratives, memoirs, American culture, immigration history, re-formation and nationhood in the 90's, multiculturalism vs. ''mongrelization'', fiction writing, autobiography writing, and the form and theory of fiction.


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