Voices Doomed In The Abyss Of Trauma: Discussing Amitav Ghosh’s The Hungry Tide

Dr. Joseph Varghese Assistant Professor, Sacred Heart College, Thevara, Cochin (jkusumalayam@shcollge.ac.in) Ms. Vani Maria, Jose Assistant Professor, Sree Sabareesa College, Kottayam Abstract The notion of trauma rose into prominence with the publication of Caruth’s Unclaimed Experiences: Trauma, Narrative and History(1996) and Shoshana Felman and Dori Laub’s  Testimony: Crises of witnessing in Literature, Psychoanalysis and History(1992).Trauma […]

Remapping Trauma in Mythic Narratives: A Study of Surpanakha’s Story

Shruti Chakraborti Research Scholar, Dept. of Humanities and Social Sciences, BITS Pilani (Hyderabad Campus) p20170105@hyderabad.bits-pilani.ac.in M.G. Prasuna Associate Professor, Humanities and Social Sciences, BITS Pilani (HyderabadCampus) prasuna@hyderabad.bits-pilani.ac.in Abstract The etymological meaning of the word trauma finds its source in the Greek word, Traumatikos (Abubakar 119) which refers to a serious physical injury. The severe physical […]