Construction of Tara: the study of autobiographical elements in The Tiger’s Daughter


  • Ekta Rana Ph.D. Scholar Jaipur National University, Jaipur Assistant Professor Jayoti Vidyapeeth Women’s University, Jaipur, Rajasthan, India.


Bharati Mukherjee is one of the foremost novelists who have achieved the great position in Indian Diasporic Literature. Here is the study of autobiographical elements in Bharati Mukherjee’s The Tiger’s Daughter. Autobiography is the personal thought process of an individual. When an individual goes deep into his personal life or life experiences; she brings those memories in her works. Her works reflects autobiographical elements. The Tiger's Daughter is an imaginary story drawn by Mukherjee from her own life experience. She has portrayed her life in royal family without knowing the real Calcutta, her stay in U.S.A than her visit after seven years in her native place. Through Tara Banerjee she has addressed her personal difficulties being caught between two worlds (east and west).


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