Cultural Convergence and Divergence in the Select Novels of Vikram Seth

  • Senthilkumar.S Research Guide, Assistant Professor, PG & Research Department of English, Sri Vidya Mandir Arts & Science College, Uthangarai, Tamil Nadu. India.
  • Santhiya R M.Phil, Research Scholar (English), PG & Research Department of English, Sri Vidya Mandir Arts & Science College, Uthangarai, Tamil Nadu. India
Keywords: Culture, Tradition, Customs, Civilization, Tillage, Cultivation

Abstract

Vikram Seth is one of the famous Indian novelists in present days though he is a diasporic by the style of writing. His works are famous for his themes and
techniques. His broad life journey gave him wide knowledge. Most of his works acting like mirror of social conditions and its parts like culturalism, secularism, racism and so on. The golden gate and A suitable boy are spun around the theme of culturalism. These two novels are they journey for a sidekick life. Seth presented the society with their special features that different them each other. He is always transparent narrating and self-effacing for his works. This paper attempts to explore the culture, rites system of society. Religion, language and tradition are the elements of culture.

Published
2018-05-30