Yearly archives: 2019

15 Best Mind-Expanding Philosophical Novels

The best of books are known to linger long after you’ve finished reading them. While reading in general is extremely beneficial to your cognitive thinking, there are kinds of books that take you deep into world truths

Postcolonial Literature – After decolonization

Colonization expanded across the world to an extent that the effects of it can be seen in all the continents except for Antarctica. In most of the continents the colonizers ruled the colonies for hundred years and more. This had a significant change in the traditions, culture and religious

Joseph Conrad Interesting facts Colonial literature

Colonial literature – A period of pride & Suppression

Man trying to rule another man, an Empire trying to dominate the world and an idea to travel that completely changed the world; these are the things that one should understand when they are trying to seek knowledge about colonialism.

Postmodernism in English Literature

If Modernism as a movement is considered as the labour for a new era in English literature, postmodernism is the child that was born out of the ideals of modernism and grew into a super power that has been in dominance for decades.

Modernism - James Joyce

Modernism – Influences & Important Contributions

What could economic crisis, decolonization and world wars do to supreme nations? In general, one would say it would devastate the culture, heritage and progress of those nations to an almost irretrievable level. Such was the case for the British nations

metaphysical poetry, metaphysical poets, John Donne

Metaphysical poetry – What Donne has done!!!

Metaphysics can be defined as something that goes beyond the physical sense or perception. It goes beyond science and lures the reader into an imaginary world full of philosophical concepts written in the style of a mad man obsessed with

Rise of Novel in English Literature

While some critics may disapprove; but, the comedy of manners was the worst thing that could have happened to English drama that flourished under great names like Shakespeare, Marlowe, etc. The concentration on structure