Bharati Mukherjee and Anita Desai as psychological novelists
Author(s): Dr. Sarika
Bharati Mukherjee and Anita Desai are undoubtedly the major novelists in the field of Indian English literature. With their hard work, both the novelists have achieved name as well as fame. They have given a new direction to the field of psychological novels with their realistic and interesting psychological novels. They are the novelists of human psyche. They carry a deep insight to examine the inner status of human mind. They are novelists of human mind. With their extraordinary skills and capabilities, they have achieved success in bringing out the inner working of their women characters in a clear state.
As the novelists of psychology, both of them have tried to delve deep into the crevices of their women characters. They are just perfect in portraying the women characters as well as their predicaments. They have also made sincere efforts in order to investigate the various features of human psyche like inner sensibility, conflicts, anxiety, disorders, confusion in mind and husband-wife relationship etc. The novelists have given their best in portraying the inner psyche of their chief women protagonists. We find them quite concerned about creating the portrayal of Indian life of women interesting and fascinating to the readers. Their novels are undoubtedly the best examples in the field of psychological novels.