Position of Woman as Projected in Bharati Mukherjee’s Miss New India: An Analysis
Cultural barriers, Modernism, Oppression, Alienation, Suppression
This paper is an attempt to focus the delineation of women in the patriarchal society. Bharati Mukherjee portrayed the woman sufferings through all her novels; she raised her voices against the oppression faced by women in the male dominated society. Miss New India, a novel projects a life of a girl who anticipate to work in Call Centre, but her society try to deteriorate her ambition and force to enter the family life, from which she abscond to fulfill her dreams in alien land, though Bangalore is situated within India. She wished to legged up from her native state to other state, who does not knew the practical situation of that place, switched to other language, culture, tradition to modernity all these situation are adopted to attain her achievements.