Book details

Publication date: March 2017
Features: 2 B&W photographs, bibliography, notes, index
Keywords: Anglo-Indian Literature / Victorian Writing / Colonial Studies
Subject(s): LITERARY CRITICISM / Women Authors, Literary Criticism, Gender Studies, Women's History, LITERARY CRITICISM / Modern / 19th Century, LITERARY CRITICISM / Modern / 20th Century, Literary studies: c 1800 to c 1900, LITERARY CRITICISM / Subjects & Themes / Women, Anglo-Indian Literature / Victorian Writing / Colonial Studies, Literary studies: c 1900 to c 2000
Publisher(s): The University of Alberta Press
Susmita Roye is Associate Professor of English at Delaware State University in the USA. She has received a National Endowment for the Humanities Award for Faculty for her monograph on women writers in British India.
Acknowledgements
Introduction / Susmita Roye
1 | Women Who Serve in Times of Need Recreating an Uprising in Flora Annie Steel’s Voices in the Night
DANIELLE NIELSEN
2 | The Other Voice
Agency of the Fallen Women in Flora Annie Steel’s Novels
AMRITA BANERJEE
3 | Narrative Strategy as Hermeneutic
Reading In the Permanent Way as Colonial Theory
LEEANNE M. RICHARDSON
4 | Flora Annie Steel and Indian Girlhood
HELEN PIKE BAUER
5 | The Transgressing Purdahnashin and
Violated Purdah Space
Kipling’s “Beyond the Pale” and Steel’s “Faizullah”
SUSMITA ROYE
6 | “Going Jungli”
Flora Annie Steel’s Wild Civility
ALAN JOHNSON
7 | How to Dine in India
Flora Annie Steel’s The Complete Indian Housekeeper
and Cook and the Anglo-Indian Imagination
RALPH CRANE AND ANNA JOHNSTON
8 | “Yours truly, Flora Annie Steel”
Gender, Empire, and Indian Pressure Politics in the
Times’s Correspondence Columns, 1897–1910
GRÁINNE GOODWIN

Contributors
Index
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