Contemporary Issues in Vijay Tendulkar’s Plays

  • Dr S Somasundari Latha

Abstract

Vijay Tendulkar, an avant-garde playwright is one of the significant dramatists of Indian English genre. He is realistic in the portrayal of problems of common man, intricacies of human relationship and discrimination against women in the patriarchal society. He deals with all the ills and issues of the contemporary society. The issues are discussed in this paper under three headings – Gender Issues, Violence and Power Politics.


Keywords


Contemporary society in drama, gender issues in literature, violence and power politics, Vijay Tendulkar’s craft.

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Author Biography

Dr S Somasundari Latha

Dr S Somasundari Latha is an Assistant Professor Research Department of English, Rajeswari Vedachalam Government Arts College, Anna Nagar, Chengalpattu, Chennai, Tamil Nadu.

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Published
2018-05-26
How to Cite
LATHA, Dr S Somasundari. Contemporary Issues in Vijay Tendulkar’s Plays. Contemporary Literary Review India, [S.l.], v. 5, n. 2, p. 101-124, may 2018. ISSN 2394-6075. Available at: <http://literaryjournal.in/index.php/clri/article/view/369>. Date accessed: 18 june 2018.
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Research Papers