Sunday, September 6, 2020

MEG 10 ENGLISH STUDIES IN INDIA Question Paper December 2015



Question Paper December 2015


Time.: 3 hours                                                                               Maximum Marks : 100

Note : Attempt any five questions. All questions carry equal marks.

1. Trace the progress of English to its present position of privilege in India.

2. Critically analyse the major concerns of Indian English writing in the late 18thand early 19th centuries.

3. Do you think Bankim's sense of morality is strengthened by his orthodox stance in Rajmohan's Wife ? Elaborate.

4. Does the choice of language play a role in the writing of a novel ? Explain with illustrations.  

5. What role does criticism play in the domains of literary writing ? Explain.  

6. What does nativisation of English mean in the Indian context ? Explain.  

7. Discuss the issues and problems that emerge while evolving the feminist canon in Indian English writing.

8. What is the importance of a Dalit Consciousness' in Dalit writing ? Explain.

9. What according to Edward Said is Orientalism ? How does it operate in contemporary writing ?

10. Critically examine the Tagore's role as a writer in the early 20thcentury Indian context.