Socio-Feminine Aspects of Women in Shashi Deshpande’s Novels

Dr. S. Gopinath
Assistant Professor of English, Department of English (Shift II),
Periyar Govt Arts College, Cuddalore, Tamil Nadu, India
Volume 6, Issue 1, December 2017, Pages: 1-4
ISSN: 2320-2645, UGC Approved Journal No. 44248, Impact Factor: 3.125


This is attempting to draw the advancement of Shashi Deshpande’s women’s activist angles.
The examination depends on the investigation of fiction of Shashi Deshpande, managing her societal and women’s activist encounters. Her novels can be seen as innovative portrayals of her open, continually unconstrained hunt of unique encounters of women. The present examination is an unobtrusive endeavour to introduce an assortment of imaginative, personal, and chronicled settings which may serve one to consider crafted by Shashi Deshpande in a rushed way. We trust that women are neither second rate nor unrivalled individuals however one portion of mankind. At the end of the day, it identifies with the conviction that women ought to have similar social, financial and political rights as men.


Shashi Deshpande, Feminism, Women’s suffering, experience, identity