From Oppression to Empowerment: Dual Representation of Female Identity in Bapsi Sidhwa’s Cracking India

Dipak Kumar Doley Assistant Professor, Department of English, Dibrugarh University (Assam) Email: [email protected] Abstract The 1947 Partition of British India into two independent nations (India and Pakistan) was accompanied by communal violence unspeakable in its brutality and ferocity. In the months immediately preceding and following the creation of “free” nation-states, untold numbers of murders, kidnappings, […]