Orientalism in the God of Small Things

Orientalism, through the eyes of westerners, justifies the sentiment that the cultures of the Middle East and Asia are hierarchically lesser than their own. This bias creates a “lens” through which the western world views the people within these lands (Jhally, “Edward Said On Orientalism”). By creating the sentiment that these people are fundamentally different […]

via Orientalism in The God of Small Things — ericeidenirelit2230

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