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Margaret Atwood’s ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ – A 1984 for feminists

(Sidharth Vardhan’s review ofMargaret Atwood’s novel‘The Handmaid’s Tale’Novel first published and got shortlisted for Booker Prize in 1985Review first written on October 23, 2015) Summary Offred is a Handmaid in the Republic of Gilead. She may leave the home of the Commander and his wife once a day to walk… Read More »Margaret Atwood’s ‘The Handmaid’s Tale’ – A 1984 for feminists

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Of Beauty and Black – a review of Toni Morrison’s Bluest Eye

(Sidharth Vardhan review of 1993 Nobel laureate Toni Morrison’s (1931-2019) first novel‘The Bluest Eye’Novel first published in 1970Review first written on December 27, 2019 ) Summary It is the story of eleven-year-old Pecola Breedlove–a black girl in an America whose love for its blond, blue-eyed children can devastate all others–who… Read More »Of Beauty and Black – a review of Toni Morrison’s Bluest Eye