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Proceedings of International Seminar on
GENDER IDENTITY AND EQUALITY THROUGH CULTURAL AND SOCIAL SCAPE
2nd, AUGUST, 2018
Organized by
DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH & CENTRE FOR WOMEN's STUDIES
PSGR Krishnammal College for Women
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1Volume 5.Supplementary Issue1.2018  (August)

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ABHINAYA C

Women’s Identity and Motherhood in Elena Ferrante’s The Lost Daughter

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ABIRAMI A

Victims or Perpetrators? A Study of Women in Alice Munro’s “Runaway”.

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3

ANITHA ANGELINE

Silence As a Tool Against Patriarchy in Adichie’s Purple Hibiscus

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APARSHA P

Gender Discrimination in Select Poems of Adrienne Rich

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5

ARUL JOTHI S & Dr. J SANTHOSH PRIYAA

The Issue of Gender Discrimination in Research Ethics With Reference to Robin Cook’s Fever.

12

6

ASVITHA V

Breaking the Taboos and Establishing the Identity of Women in the Indian Cultural Context through Select Poems of Meena Kandasamy

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7

BERIL SOUNTHINI T & DR. JAYASHREE

Unassailable Women in the Cultural Clutches as Portrayed in One Part Woman by Perumal Murugan.

19

8

BRINDHA S

A glance at the plight of a missing Mother: with reference to Kyun - sook Shin’s Please Look after Mother

23

9

DEKSHA S

The Study of The Unforeseen Issues of Gender Identity with Reference to John Colapinto’s As Nature made Him: The Boy Who Was Raised as a Girl

26

10

DIVYA K

Gender Issues in Vijay Tendulkar’s Silence! The Court is in Session

29

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DIVYA V

Search for Self Realization in the novel The House On Mango Street By Sandra Cisneros.

31

12

Dr. R AMUDHA

Struggle for Survival: A Study of Sidhwa’s The Pakistani Bride

34

13

Dr. R ANITHA

Radical and Resolute Women of Nigeria in Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Half of a Yellow Sun

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Dr. N BHUVANA

The Beaten Psyche- Gender Domination and Differences in Emma Donoghue's Room

41

15

Dr. S GOMATHI

Representation of Queerness in ShyamSelvadurai’sFunny Boy

44

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Dr. NARASINGARAM JAYASHREE

Multitudinous Nuances in Farkhanda Lodhi’s “Cracks in the Heart”

46

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Dr.G.PARVATHY

Towards Authentic Existence: A Beauvorian Reading of Doris Lessing’s Novels

49

18

Dr.M MOOVENDHAN

ManjuKapur’sDifficult Daughters : A Study of the Female Psyche

54

19

E.S.LATHA

TOWARDS A GENDERLESS SOCIETY

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ELAKKIYA A

Gender Inequality as Evident in Henry Lawson’s, “The Drover’s Wife”

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21

FRANCIA P A

Virginity test: Trauma of Misogynistic Cultural Practices in Edwidge Danticat’s Breath, Eyes, Memory

63

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FABIN N AHAMED

Victims to Conquerors: Gender Role in George R.R.Martin’s  A Storm of Swords

66

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FASIM NASREEN ROJA M

Suppression of Women in Khaled Hosseini A Thousand Splendid Suns

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24

GOWSIKA S

Discrimination of Women in “Broken” By Shy Keenan

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25

HARSHINIE SHRI S

Undoing Gender Performativity in Children’s Books – Ballerino Nate and William’s Doll

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HARSHAVARDHINI R

Sensibility of Women in Anita Nair’s Ladies Coupe

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HINDUJA V

Oppression of Women in Wendy Cope’s He Tells Her

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Janet Pearline Grace J & Dr. Sumathy K Swamy

Khaled Hosseini’s A Thousand Splendid Suns –  An Insight into Afghan Women Behind Socio-Cultural Bars

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Jayasree R & Dr. Sumathy K Swamy

Feminism in Select Poems of Maya Angelou

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JENOSHA PRISLIN S

A Feminist Reading of The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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JEYASIBA PONMANI S & Dr. M ANGELINE

A Voice Behind the Red Cloak and White Winged Bonnet: A Handmaid’s Quest of Equality and Identity in Margaret Atwood’s The Handmaid’s Tale.

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JOSHINA ROZARIO

Confluence of Culture and Relationship – A Study of  Khaled Hosseini’s The Kite Runner

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KARTHIKA PS

Reverberation of Repressive Power against Woman across Centuries: A Critical Reading of the Novel Sugandhi Enna Aandal Devanayaki

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KAREN VINITA C & Dr. S LAVANYA

Power Feminism in a dystopian setting in Paolo Bacigalupi’s The Water Knife

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KAVIYA K &DR. DHANALAKSHMI A

Redifined Gender Roles in Fairy Tales: A Study of The Paper Bag Princess by Robert N. Munch

99

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KAVYA M

Gender Equality and Rights in Jennie Melamed’s Gather the Daughters

101

37

KOWSALYA P

A Child to an Independent Woman: Depiction of Nell in Neal Stephenson’s The Diamond Age

103

38

KRISHNAPRIYA K

Possibilities of Overseen HeroismA study of gender stereotypes and their breaking in SITA – the Warrior of Mithila.

106

39

LATHA R

Psychological Repression of Antoinette due to societal constraints in Wide Sargasso Sea

109

40

LINCY LINNETTE A & Dr. V DAVID JEYABALAN

A STUDY OF JHUMPA LAHIRI’S INTERPRETER OF MALADIES AS A DIASPORIC WOMEN’S DISCOURSE

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MAHALAKSHMI N

Portrayal of Women in the Select Poems of Taslima Nasrin

115

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MALAVIKA R S

Bama’s Karukku: A Quest for Gender Identity and Equality of the Subaltern.

117

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MANO CHITRA S

Male ascendancy in Desiree’s Baby by Kate Chopin and ‘The Birthmark by Nathaniel Hawthorne

119

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MATANGI R

The Powerful Counterparts as Described in Amish Tripathi’s The Secret of The Nagas

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MENAKA S

The Treatment of Women and Gender Issues in the Selected Poems of Marge Piercy

123

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MONISHA V

Gender Disparity in Mahesh Dattani’s Tara

126

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MOULIYAMATHI M R

Feministic Views in Select Poems Of Rupi Kaur

129

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MOWNICA A

Theme of Self-Realization in Shashi Deshpande’s That LongSilence

132

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MRINALINI S

Gender Identity of Children: A Kaleidoscopic View of Their Parents Through Trans-G Parents by Trisha Sugarek

134

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MYTHIRI B

Ignonimity and Gender Disparity in SagnikDatta’s Short Story The Divine Pregnancy in a Twelve-Year Old Woman

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Nima K U &

Dr. R. Sumathi

Unearthing the Silent Voices in Kavita Kane’s Karna’s Wife: The Outcast’s Queen

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NISHASUJATHA D

Suzanne Collins’ Katniss Everdeen as a “Girl on Fire”

141

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NITHYA K

Feminist Reading of Vijay Tendulkar’s Silence! the Court is in Session

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NIVETHA K

Retelling the Trauma and Search for Identity in Laurie Halse Anderson’s Novel Speak

145

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P R AKSHAYA

Gender Discrimination and Inequality in the Select Poems of AudreLorde

150

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PANKAJ LUCHAN GOGOI

Liminality and Indian Diaspora Women’s Identity in Two Stories of Jhumpa Lahiri’s Interpreter of Maladies

153

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PAVITHRA R

Reverberation of Self: A. Revathi’s The Truth About Me: A Hijra Life Story

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PREETHI R

Incarcerated Psyche: A Study of Usha Mahajan’s Short Story -“She too is Ahalya”

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PRITHIKA R

     Self Realization in Ladies Coupe by Anita Nair.

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60

PRIYADHARSHINI K

Competency of Hermione Granger in J.K. Rowling’s Harry Potter Series

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PRIYA DHARSHINI D & Dr. SUMATHY K. SWAMY

Paradigmatic Shift of Girija in Rajam Krishnan’s Lamps in the Whirlpool

166

62

PRIYANKA SIDHARTHAN

Breaking the taboos of Gendered and Cultural Stereotypes in Deepa Mehta’s Fire

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PRIYANKA P

A Woman’s Journey in Search of Purpose of Life through the Short Story Chocolate

171

64

RAMA SUDAKAR

Quest for Identity and Depiction of Masculinity in The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger

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65

RAKHI L LALWANI

Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni’s Panchaali – Re-telling to re-assert.

177

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RAMYA B

Portrayal of Mental Illness of Women With Reference to Charlotte Perkin Gilman’s  “The Yellow Wallpaper”

181

67

RAMYA CS & RANJANI S

Gender Issues in Githa Hariharan’s The Thousand Faces of Night

183

68

ROHINI S

Double Marginalization of Women in Dalit Society Portrayed in Sangati by Bama

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69

SANDIAH R K

Identity Crisis and Domestic Violence in Gregory E Upshaw’s Domestic Violence

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SARUMATHI K

Silence- The Cause of Domestic Violence and Inequality

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SASIKALA M

Constraints of African Women in The Arrangers of Marriage by Chimamanda Ngozi Adiche

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SEEMA M &

Dr. P SANTHI

Studies on Gender Inequalityy, and Male Domination with reference to Select Plays of Vijay Tendulkar

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SHANMATHI R

Gender Equality – Revisiting the Past and Identifying the Present Gender Biased Legal

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SHARLIE R

Gender Identity Lies in the Freedom of Women

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SHREE SAMYUKTHA D

Identity Crisis and Struggle for Liberation of Women in Annie Louisa Walker’s Women’s Rights

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SHRIVAISHNAVI J

Psychological Reading of Women in Dipti Kulkarni's Save Girl and Four Wise Men

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SIVASHRUTHY

Voices of Men for Women: Quest for Bharathi’s ‘New Women’ in Jayakanthan’s Heroines

208

78

SOUNDHARYA S S

Women: “The Epitome of Strength” in Mahasweta Devi’s Draupadi

211

79

SUJITHRA S

Identity crisis in Lee Mokobe’s What it feels like to be a Transgender

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80

Dr. SUMITHRA T

Exploring and Deploring Tradition to Redress and Redefine Individual Desires in Flora Nwapa’s Efuru  

215

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Dr. SUSHMA MISHRA

A Feminist Perspective on the novel That Long Silence of Shashi Deshpande

218

82

SWARNALATHA M

Dependence on Masculinity in Cry, The Peacock by Anita Desai

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83

VALARMATHI

Affinity between Gender and Power as in Wole Soyinka’s The Lion and the Jewel

222

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VARSHINI T

South Korea's Gender Inequality and Misogyny in South Korea's Misogyny by Se Wong Koo

226

85

VIDYA S

The Internal Conflict of Gender Identity in Themeepy’sI Don’t Know

228

86

VATHANAM

Gender Discrimination in Mahesh Dattani’s Play Tara

230

87

VINITHA T S

The Marginalisation of Queer Black Feminism in the Select Poems of Audre Lorde

234

88

VISALI V

Human Behavioural Ecology: A Study of Tellie Olsen’s Short Story

237

89

VIYASHINI S

Inner Strength of Woman in Maya Angelou’s Phenomenal Woman

239

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YUVASHREE K

Society Induced Identity Changes in Dutchman by Amiri Baraka

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