Postfeminist Micro-Politics in Shobha De’s Novel Second Thoughts

Smart Moves Journal IJELLH

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Title Postfeminist Micro-Politics in Shobha De’s Novel Second Thoughts
 
Creator M, Dr. Aishwarya
 
Subject Disillusionment – Relationship – Postfeminism - Micro-Politics – Women - Patriarchal Attitude - Women’s Duty- Restriction - Domestic Sphere
 
Description The novel Second Thoughts deals with the story of a young middle class Bengali girl who marries a Bombay based foreign returned Bengali Boy. The story depicts the disillusionment of a married woman and an explosive tale of love and betrayal that exposes the hollowness of human relationship especially within arranged marriages. This chapter deals with the concept of Micro-Politics which is a significant dogma of postfeminism. Micro-Politics believes that there has been drastic change in the position of women in basic social relationships, within the families, workplace and other public spheres. Postfeministic notion of micro-politics is intended to provide insight into the complicated nexus of relationship and also to rethink this same concept in terms of postfeminism.
 
Publisher Smart Moves
 
Date 2021-04-28
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion
 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier https://ijellh.com/OJS/index.php/OJS/article/view/10987
10.24113/ijellh.v9i4.10987
 
Source SMART MOVES JOURNAL IJELLH ; Vol. 9 No. 4 (2021): Volume 9, Issue 4, April 2021; 87-110
2582-3574
2582-4406
 
Language eng
 
Relation https://ijellh.com/OJS/index.php/OJS/article/view/10987/9125
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2021 Dr. Aishwarya M
http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/4.0
 

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