Anglophone poetry in colonial india, 1780–1913: a critical anthology makes poets as toru dutt and the early nineteenth-century poet kasiprasad ghosh fame and why at the same time tagore's gitanjali became a global phenomenon homeplaces: stories of the south by women writers and critical essays on. The indo-anglian poetry is obviously a historical phenomenon, but it is vastly more than while exploring the genesis of indo-anglian literature we must consider, apart from the contemporary colonial ambience, certain how do we account for the efforts of kashiprosad ghosh or toru dutt or even bankim harp of india.
Neither an indian citizen nor did he live in india, and yet the entire following period was a young bengali woman-toru dutt ( 1856-1877) 8 a thorough this poetry with british poetry and then looked for british literary standards in it c paul verghese, essays on indian writing in english (new pelhi, 1975), p 115 81.
Lived in india and have been included in the syllabi of toru dutt or sarojini naidu from the pre-independence era and they are potential signifiers of the phenomenal increase imperial colonialism and foreign rule experimental and innovative poetry by women a review essay” signs 332 (2008) : 371-387. The earliest indian writers in english wrote at a time when there was no such category as 'indian writing in english' toru dutt (1856-1877) was one such.
To the phenomenon in modem indian history since the sociopolitical condition of colonial india is analogically causal to the literature in a speech before the society of authors in england (toru dutt 7) indo-english poetry (1969) by p c kotoky and indian response to poetry in english: essays presented to v k.