About the Book:
The at hand critical book, The Poetry of Jayanta Mahapatra: Themes & Imagery showcases quaint, comprehensive and surgical appraisal of all facets of Jayanta Mahapatras poetry. The book is different from other critical books on Jayanta Mahapatra as it lays special emphasis on his recent books of poetry and in addition there is a revealing and interesting interview with the author.
The model of study and elucidation of the book will be instrumental and of tremendous aid to the critics, faculties and the students and will further encourage and turn their attention towards the poetry of Jayanta Mahapatra in particular and Indian English Poetry in general.
About the Author:
Dr. Vivekanand Jha is a translator, editor and award winning poet from India. He is Diploma in Electronics and Communication Engineering, Certificate in Computer Hardware and Networking, MA and Ph. D in English. He is a contributing poet to Wavelengths 2011 Savant Anthology of Poetry (USA) which has won first place in the 2011 London Book Festival. He is the author of five books of poetry. He has also edited two critical anthologies on Indian English Novels. His works have been published in more than seventy five magazines round the world. Besides his poems have been chosen and published in more than fifteen poetry anthologies. He has more than twenty research and critical articles published in various national and international anthologies and referred journals. He is son of noted professor, poet and award winning translator Dr. Rajanand Jha (Crowned with Sahitya Akademi Award, New Delhi).