A Critical Analysis of Aravind Adiga's The White Tiger: A Socio-Political Perspective

Prateek Deswal, M English
2014 unpublished
Aravind Adiga's The White Tiger is the story of a man named Balram Halwai and his journey of redemption from regression and suppression. The writer paints a sardonic and dark picture of India and this article is an endeavour to bring out the truth behind his representation of the nation. Adiga views India as being infested with servitude and swath, where a man born in a poor family finds his chances of progress being limited and the conditions prevailing in India are such that propel the self
more » ... t propel the self of an economically deprived individual to justify a crime like murder,