Relocating Identity: A study through select novels of Zadie Smith

1Mallika Tamuly, Rebat Mahanta

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Abstract:

Zadie Smith is one of the celebrated young authors of Great Britain. British novelist, essayist, and short story writer, Zadie Smith achieved celebrity status with her first publication White Teethin 2000. Her published works including White Teeth (2000), The Autograph Man (2002), On Beauty (2005), Martha and Hanwell (2005), NW (2012), and The Embassy of Cambodia (2013) gives her a place in the contemporary British literary scene. This paper attempts to study and investigate the concept of individual identity in three multicultural novels White Teeth (2000), On Beauty (2005), and NW (2012) by the English novelist Zadie Smith.

Keywords:

Postcolonial, Migration, Multicultural, Identity.

Paper Details
Month2
Year2020
Volume24
IssueSpecial Issue 1
Pages1218-1222