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What were the major literary trends during the 20th century? Illustrate.

Question 3: What were the major literary trends during the 20th century? Illustrate. Ans: As a consequence of changes in industry, science, and technology, human existence in the twentieth century varied significantly from that of the nineteenth. As a result, literature began to experiment with new forms of expression and styles. Modernism and Post-Modernism are […]

2020-21

What were the different oral traditions that formed the beginnings of Australian Literature? Illustrate with examples.

Question 1: What were the different oral traditions that formed the beginnings of Australian Literature? Illustrate with examples. Ans: Australian literature consited of older forms and translated versions of Aboriginal song sequences or folktales, as well as memoirs, journals, and ballads of early European explorers and settlers. This also comprises relatively formalized works of literature […]

2020-21

Translation is the most effective means of accessing various writings both in India and abroad. Do you agree? Give reasons.

Question 5: Translation is the most effective means of accessing various writings both in India and abroad. Do you agree? Give reasons.  Ans: The process of transferring a source text into a target text that should represent the contents of the original text is known as translation. The translator attempts to identify the nearest equivalent meaning […]

2020-21

What do you understand by Dalit literature? Discuss Dalit writing from the contrasting perspectives of privileged/disadvantaged.

Question 4: What do you understand by Dalit literature? Discuss Dalit writing from the contrasting perspectives of privileged/disadvantaged. Ans: Dalit Literature refers to literature created by Dalits for Dalits. It is literature that is used to oppose the heinous crimes against Dalits. During the seventeenth century, crimes against the poorest people reached their pinnacle. In […]

2020-21

Give a brief description of the trend towards social realism in Kannada drama. Can you find equivalences in drama in other Indian languages? Give examples.

Question 3: Give a brief description of the trend towards social realism in Kannada drama. Can you find equivalences in drama in other Indian languages? Give examples. Ans: Kannada is among the earliest Dravidian languages, with about 5 crore people speaking it in its different varieties. It is Karnataka’s official language. one of India’s four […]