What does it mean to study English lit. in India ? Do you learn any skill at all in this course of study?

How different it be to study lit. written in any language? Plz give me answer at least in 500 words.

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You should seriously consider reading the book Reading Lolita in Tehran by Azar Nafisi.  Although it is not set in India, I imagine the sentiment is very similar.  This book gives a pretty good idea of what it means (even today) to be an educated woman in a middle eastern country.  You'll have to take into account the differences between India and Iran (religion is the most obvious).  As a woman yourself though, if this is something you are seriously considering (studying in India) it would be good to get a couple of personal perspectives on this very issue.

I also recommend the book Eat, Pray, Love by Elizabeth Gilbert.  Another fabulous look from a female's perspective into the social differences between America and Italy, India and Indonesia.  This one has more of a "finding oneself" theme than "finding education" but again, a fabulous read that might enhance your pursuit.

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