A Betweenness in the Language of Enactment in Raja Rao's Kanthapura

Krishna Barua
2011 unpublished
The examination and analysis of the contexts and divergences of the literatures of different peoples of the world Weltliteratur was a term coined by Goethe which was of all nations and peoples, and which, by a reciprocal exchange of ideas, mediates between nations and helps to enrich the spirit of man. Philosopher-novelist Raja Rao has been termed as the most brilliant master of Indian writing in English. When Raja Rao's first novel Kanthapura was published in 1938, the "profound simplicity of
more » ... ound simplicity of a classic"(Kantak 188) broke new grounds in the history of Indian English writing, offering a wonderful paradigm of the synthesis of the cross-cultural experience. It was through this novel that Indian English literature had established its credentials all over the world, which at that period of time had some sharp misnomers concerning the impact of multiculturality.