About the Book :
An established literary giant of all times, T.S. Eliot has attracted immense amount of critical attention. This book discusses the plays of T.S. Eliot in general and the role of Chorus in them in particular. The plays discussed herein include Sweeney Agonistes, The Rock, Murder in the Cathedral, The Family Reunion, The Cocktail Party, The Confidential Clerk and The Elder Statesman. Each play has been taken separately and its salient features and the role of Chorus in it have been methodically studied. Written in lucid language and with a straightforward approach, the book is expected to be of special value to students and researchers of English Literature and to particularly those interested in T.S. Eliot.
1. Introduction2. Sweeney Agonistes and Other Fragments3. Murder in the Cathedral4. The Family Reunion5. The Cocktail Party6. The Elder Statesman7. ConclusionChronologyBibliography
About the Author :
Dr. Shubha Tiwari is heading the Department of English at A.P.S. University, Rewa, Madhya Pradesh. Known for her sharp and original critical aptitude, Dr. Tiwari has five books and more than forty published papers to her credit. A mesmerizing speaker, Dr. Tiwari has lectured as an expert at various conferences, seminars and refresher courses. About ten research scholars have completed their Ph.D. programme under her supervision and others are working. Dr. Tiwari is currently working on a UGC Major Research Project regarding English learning in the Vindhya region.Dr. Shubha Tiwari is the Editor of the prestigious journal of her Department, Zenith. She is the Associate Editor of the world acclaimed journal of English literature, Atlantic Literary Review. Her areas of interest are contemporary fiction, women studies, inter- and multi-disciplinary studies and study of translated works.Maneesha Tiwari is an Assistant Professor of English at Govt. Degree College in Madhya Pradesh. She is pursuing her doctoral research programme under the supervision of Dr. Shubha Tiwari.