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Rutba Dar

A student of English literature from Jamia Millia Islamia.

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Interpreter Of Maladies- A Book Interspersed With Emotions

Interpreter of Maladies is an authentic portrayal of life abroad, it's difficulties, the norms required to adjust.

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Lessons For A 22 Year Old From Animal Farm

At first glance what may look like a children’s book about animals acting like humans is in turn a political allegory about authoritarian and fascist regimes.

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Why I Dislike The ‘Rebel’ Heroine Of Pride And Prejudice

While Pride and Prejudice is considered one of the greatest novels of the 19th century, I dislike the heroine of the novel passionately. Here's why.

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Ismat Chughtai Lihaaf
Ismat Chughtai’s Lihaaf Is A Brave 1942 Story Of Women’s Sexuality, But Are We Missing A Crucial Part?

Ismat Chughtai's Lihaaf breaks away from the traditional role of women in a patriarchal world, and yet most feminists miss the child sexual abuse. 

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