Volume-09 / Mar 2019 Special Issue (03) [International Conference on Island Literature and Environmental Humanities]


Volume-09 / Mar 2019 Special Issue (03) / ISSN 2249-9598

Two Day International Conference on Island Literature and Environmental Humanities

Organized and Hosted by Lavender Literary Club, Kanyakumari, Tamilnadu, India

In Collaboration with

Department of English Malankara Catholic College Mariagiri, Kaliakkavilai Kanyakumari, Tamilnadu, India

Organizing Secretary: Dr. R.S. Regin Silvest, Assistant Professor & Head / Chief Coordinator Lavender

Date of Conference: 21-22 February 2019

Total Research Papers: 76

                                                                       Table of contents


Name of The Research Paper

Table of contents [Full Text PDF]
1 A Study of Island Culture in Amitav Ghosh’s The Hungry Tide….Page.No- 01-05

S. Barathi[Full Text PDF]

2 Eco-Psychological Reading of Mahjoor’s Poetry….Page.No- 06-12

Gazala Gayas[Full Text PDF]

3 Impact of Tourism on the Ecology of Kashmir….Page.No- 13-21

Shubhra Jamwal[Full Text PDF]

4 Role and Relationship of Man With Nature : From Past to Present….Page.No-22-28

Shonima Malhotra[Full Text PDF]

5 Endangered Status of Andaman Languages….Page.No- 29-39

Mukta Sathisha[Full Text PDF]

6 Cultural Significance of Maori Land….Page.No-40-44

B. Deva Shanthini[Full Text PDF]


Human Relationship in the Technological Era with Special Reference to Isaac Asimov’s Select Fiction: A Posthumanistic Perspective.….Page.No- 45-47

S. Anand, Arul Das, Suresh Frederick[Full Text PDF]

8 Beast in Pensioners’ Paradise: Ecophobia in K.R Usha’s Monkey-Man….Page.No-48-53

Vineeth Radhakrishnan[Full Text PDF]

9 Treatment of Ecology in the Capital Series of Kim Stanley Robinson….Page.No- 54-59

R S Regin Silvest, M L Aaramithilee[Full Text PDF]


Understanding the Psychological Self through Built Environment: A Study on Shashi Deshpande’s That Long Silence….Page.No-60-64

O. Minuagnus[Full Text PDF]

11 Hemingway’s the Old Man and The Sea: An Ecocritical Study….Page.No-65-69

Priyanka Gupta[Full Text PDF]

12 A Movement towards Solar Energy: Potential and its Actual Usage in India….Page.No-70-85

Maliha Batool, Prakash C. Antahal[Full Text PDF]

13 An Ecofeminist Approach to Margaret at Wood’s Surfacing.….Page.No-86-92

J. Sobhana Devi[Full Text PDF]

14 The Voice of Ecofeminism in Mistress….Page.No-93-97

Amudha. A[Full Text PDF]

15 Halima Bashir’s Tears of the Desert: A Study of Eco Genocide….Page.No-98-103

Surath Safana, G. Loganayaki[Full Text PDF]


An Ecosublime Awareness Due to A ‘Digital Detox’ Demand Converging to Linguistic Development in English Language Teaching….Page.No-108-111

M.Bertilla[Full Text PDF]


Be Moral with Coral: A Concern on Coral Bleaching in Romesh Gunesekera’s Reef….Page. No- 112-114

R Radhika[Full Text PDF]


Environmental Philosophy in Khaled Hosseini’s A Thousand Splendid Suns….Page.No-115-121

S.S.Meenakshi[Full Text PDF]


A Study of Anthropocentrism: an Egoistic Tool with Reference to Yann Martel’s Life of Pi….Page.No- 122-127

S. Kogila, G. Loganayaki[Full Text PDF]

21 Aran Island and Synge’s Riders to the Sea….Page.No- 128-131

Reshma Salim[Full Text PDF]

22 Nature Vs Nuture in Alice Walker’s The Color Purple….Page.No- 132-135

T.T. Lasitha[Full Text PDF]


Portrayal of Man-Woman Relationship in Shashi Despande’s Select Short Stories….Page.No- 136-138

G. Rajesh Kumar, R. Nirathalavalli[Full Text PDF]


A Study on Postcolonial Feminism with Reference to Mariama Ba’s , So Long A Letter….Page.No- 139-143

A. Padma Priya[Full Text PDF]

25 Impacts of Modern Gadgets in Language Learning….Page.No- 144-147

Joyce Deva Kirubai[Full Text PDF]

26 Finding Love Offshore in the Select Novels of Amitav Ghosh….Page.No- 148-151

P. Prasanna Devi[Full Text PDF]

27 Marriage, Love and Sex in Akhtar Mohiudins Fiction….Page.No- 152-155

Reehana Abdullah[Full Text PDF]

28 Erasing the Margins: Women As Demonstrators of Difference….Page.No- 156-157

S. Sobana[Full Text PDF]


Suppression and Sufferings of Dalits: A Study of P. Sivakami’s The Grip of Change….Page.No- 158-161

B.Siva Priya [Full Text PDF]


Culture and Custom of Geishas in the Works of Arthur Golden and Mineko Iwasaki….Page.No- 162-169

S.P.Soubhagya, S. Ambika[Full Text PDF]


The Affect of Children with their Vulnerable Attitudes and Innocence are Delineated in Anita Rau Badami’s Tell it to the Trees….Page.No- 170-178

G.Hemalatha[Full Text PDF]

32 Identity Crisis in Geetha Hariharan’s Fugitive Histories….Page.No- 179-182

G. Uma Devi[Full Text PDF]

33 A.K.Ramanujan As A Nostalgic Poet….Page.No- 183-188

M. Sri Vidhya Thangalakshmi[Full Text PDF]

34 Struggle of Immigrants  in  Divakaruni’S, “The Mistess of Spices”….Page.No- 189-192

A.Sivasankari[Full Text PDF]

35 Exploration of the Psychological Uncertainty in Ibsen’s  Rosmersholm….Page.No- 193-204

H. Annshini, S. Florence[Full Text PDF]

36 Isolation in Khaled Hosseini’s Sea Prayer….Page.No- 205-207

Bindu Balan[Full Text PDF]

37 Theme of Escapism in Edwidge Danticat’s A Wall of  Fire Rising….Page.No- 208-211

S. Asha Glory Angel[Full Text PDF]


Traditionalism Vs Modernism in Kamala Markandaya’s A Silence of Desire….Page.No- 212-215

K.Ramajeyalakshmi[Full Text PDF]

39 Identity Crisis in the Select Novels of Bama….Page.No- 216-222

S. Balasundari[Full Text PDF]


Denial of Chance to Leela Benare, the Lover of Life” in Silence the Court is in Session….Page.No- 223-224

K.Mangaiyarkarasi[Full Text PDF]


A Spiritual Journey into the Lives of Nine People as Seen in William Dalrymple’s Nine Lives….Page.No- 225-228

V.C.Priyadharshini[Full Text PDF]

42 Traumatic Plight of Black Women in Toni Morrison’s The Bluest Eye….Page.No- 229-231

V.S.Shakila[Full Text PDF]

43 Reminiscence of Indian Cuisine in Jhumpa Lahiri’s The Namesake….Page.No- 232-234

M. Sri Vidhya Thangalakshmi [Full Text PDF]


Gothic Literature – A Background Study on Main Elements of Horror in Gothic Fiction….Page.No- 235-237

Jennie U.R, Subramanian S[Full Text PDF]


Maternal Abandonment: A Trauma in Dorothy Allison’s Bastard Out of Carolina….Page.No- 238-243

Shaleena Mary V.T & R.S. Regin Silvest[Full Text PDF]


Self-Deception Leading to Destruction: Pessimism Portrayed in The Secret Agent….Page.No- 244-249

L.D.Easter Raj Densingh, P.Amalorpava Mary[Full Text PDF]

47 An Analysis of Marital Discourse in Manju Kapur’s Custody….Page.No- 250-252

S.Abarna, P.Rajeswari[Full Text PDF]

48 Portrayal of Women’s Position in Bama Faustina’s Karukku….Page.No- 253-255

P.Kavitha[Full Text PDF]

49 A Study of Family Economy in the Select Plays of Clifford Odets….Page.No- 256-261

R. Murugan[Full Text PDF]

50 Cultural Affliction: A Study of Shaila Abdullah’s Saffron Dreams….Page.No- 262-266

T.Christena, R.David Raja Bose[Full Text PDF]

51 Onakkoor’s Parvathangalile Kaatu- A Feministic Study….Page.No- 267-270

Merrin R S[Full Text PDF]

52 Paulo Coelho’s the Alchemist : A Dream Allegory….Page.No- 271-275

D.Ponezhil[Full Text PDF]


A Study of Mythological representation in the novel of Namit Gokhale’s Shakuntala: The Play of Memory….Page.No- 276-282

S. Anu Nithya[Full Text PDF]

54 Male Dominancein Jean Rhys Wide Sargasso Sea….Page.No- 283-287

Gincy D, Regin Silvest[Full Text PDF]

55 Beyond Darwinian Evolution : Celestine Vision – A Case Study….Page.No- 288-292

Ankusha Bandyopadhyay, M.S. Zakirhussain[Full Text PDF]


Women’s Identity in Shobha De’s Novels With Reference to Socialite Evenings….Page.No- 293-296

S.Dhanalakshmi[Full Text PDF]


Judy: A Cultural Trapper in Ruth Prawer   Jhabvala’  A Backward Place….Page.No- 297-301

V. Kani  Selvi[Full Text PDF]


Imitaz Dharkar, Minority: An Experience of Forging an Identity through Creative Expression….Page.No- 302-305

N. Albansin Viviliya[Full Text PDF]

59 Quest for Redemption in Gita Mehta’s A River Sutra….Page.No- 306-309

C. Viji Beulah[Full Text PDF]


Reality and the Historical Narrative in Umberto Eco’s the Name of the Rose….Page.No- 310-315

J. Nandhini[Full Text PDF]

61 Cultural Pluralism in Jhumpa Lahiri’s The Name Sake….Page.No- 316-319

M.Sathya[Full Text PDF]

62 Self-Discovery Journey of Women: Richard Wright’s Black Boy….Page.No- 320-326

P.Nelson Raj, S.Azariah Kirubhakaran[Full Text PDF]


A Challenge to Change: Delight in Dalit Redumption from Sin in Bama’s Writings….Page.No- 327-331

B. Mary Suba[Full Text PDF]


Environmental Facets in Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni’s The Mistress of Spices….Page.No- 332-335

Latzin Ramya[Full Text PDF]


Repercussion Due to Erroneous Choices in Ibrahim Al-Koni’s the Scarecrow….Page.No- 336-340

S.A. Sovya Shephyr, H. Jimsy Asha[Full Text PDF]


Feminism and Mythology in Indian and Western Countries Literature View….Page.No- 341-343

S.Pushpa Kala[Full Text PDF]

67 Matrimonial Dispute in Manju Kapur’s Custody….Page.No- 344-347

M. Ratna[Full Text PDF]

68 Natural Elements in V S Naipaul’s A House For Mr.Biswas….Page.No- 348-350

Mary Vijayam Alias Jinju V J[Full Text PDF]

69 The Utopian Fantasy in Amish Tripathi’s The Immortals of  Meluha….Page.No- 351-355

S. Vijayaprabavathi, V.S.Shiny[Full Text PDF]


The Theme of Alienation and Identity Crisis in Kiran Desai’s, The Inheritance of Loss….Page.No- 356-358

J.Swathi Priyadharshini[Full Text PDF]


Homeless yet Hopeful: An Evaluation of the Expatriates in Khaled Hosseini’s Sea Prayer….Page.No- 359-361

R. Antony Vincily [Full Text PDF]


Dalitic Approach by Omprakash Valmiki By His ,“Joothan – A Life of Dalit”.….Page.No- 362-366

S.B.Sugeethah[Full Text PDF]

73 Contemporary Relevance  in  Girish  Karnad’s  Yayathi….Page.No- 367-372

R. Annie Catherine Priscilla[Full Text PDF]


Indianess Traits and Emergence of Modern Women in Namita Gokhale’s Gods, Graves and Grandmother….Page.No- 373-375

B. Sumathi[Full Text PDF]


Portrait of Multi Culturalism in Chitra Banerjee Divakaruni’s the Vine of Desire….Page.No- 376-379

Sathia Sali S. L, D.L Jaisy[Full Text PDF]


Caste Hegemony versus Communism: Society of Kerala In Anita Nair’s Ladies Coupe and the Better Man….Page.No- 380-382

D.L. Jaisy, Starlin Judith Venibha. P[Full Text PDF]