Sea of Poppies Questions and Answers

Sea of Poppies

One of the themes in Sea of Poppies by Amitav Ghosh is traditional Indian weddings. In the book, the author reveals how women sang songs whenever a girl from their village got married. However, the...

Latest answer posted October 21, 2018, 1:39 pm (UTC)

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Sea of Poppies

Sea of Poppies is notable for its strong female characters, some of whom make decisions to defy social norms and take charge of their own situations. For Pauline Lambert, a young English woman...

Latest answer posted March 25, 2019, 8:18 pm (UTC)

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Sea of Poppies

Sea of Poppies (2008) is a critically acclaimed historical novel written by Indian-English contemporary writer and novelist Amitav Ghosh. The novel is the first volume of Ghosh’s Ibis trilogy,...

Latest answer posted March 29, 2019, 4:59 am (UTC)

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Sea of Poppies

Amitav Ghosh fills his novel Sea of Poppies with well-developed characters, so you will have a wide selection for your character sketch. Let's do some brainstorming to get you started. Your first...

Latest answer posted April 29, 2022, 1:54 pm (UTC)

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Sea of Poppies

In my opinion, there is one quote that is a summation of the book as whole and rises over all of the others. The quote is as follows: Tonight her eyes dropped instead to the tiny sphere she was...

Latest answer posted January 24, 2016, 3:30 pm (UTC)

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Sea of Poppies

In Sea of Poppies, the author uses a postcolonial perspective overall in his examination of the impact of British imperialism on China and India. The British involvement in China was concentrated...

Latest answer posted March 23, 2019, 7:18 pm (UTC)

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