Re-Reading of Jeyamohan’s Vishnupuram Novel

Keywords: Tamil Novel, Criticism, Vishnupuram, Jayamohan, Indian Philosophy, Mythology, History, Re-reading History

Abstract

Jayamohan wrote the novel Vishnupuram due to the influence of Indian history and philosophy. He re-reading the history of the past in the background of religions and philosophies, in the novel Vishnupuram. He questioned the institutions and authority that all religions have genereated so far. The narrative of the novel Vishnupuram suggests atheism as it moves towards the void. At one point the novel text has developed away from him, into separate, automatic writing.

Published
2022-10-01
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