Volume 18, No. 6, 2021

Catastrophe Of Macho Ipseity Endeavour In The Select Novels Of Shashi Deshpande

Dr. G. Saratha Lakshmi


Shashi Deshpande is one of the noted Indian feminist writers who have shown their serious Concern within the depiction of women in literature and have expressed restlessness with the traditional positioning of women. Shashi Deshpande while fighting for the self-identity of women never failed to depict the insecurity faced by men secretly, because of the over expectation from them. When they canít meet the expectations of the society they feel inferior and frustrated. This paper presents men who react to such situation in their own way.

Pages: 4669-4673

Keywords: Frustration, Expectation, Inferior, Gender equality, Charity, Masculinity

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