Essay on Rudyard kipling

The search for Kim: Rudyard Kipling’s Kim

Rudyard Kipling’s Kim has many themes, but the most prevalent are the Game and the Search. The main characters, Kim and the Lama, are both involved in these two “topics”. They keep switching back and forth between the Game and the Search. Though the purpose of the Lama is the Search for his river, he […]

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Rudyard Kipling’s novel, Kim, justifies Empire and mythologizes the ordeals of colonial rule

Rudyard Kipling’s Kim has never lost its prestige as a piece of adventure fiction, but, in the rise of postcolonial studies has been the subject of more and more critical study. In the course of this essay I intend to show that Kipling with Kim does indeed justify the British Empire’s exploitation of India; not […]

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False Dawn by Rudyard Kipling

Joseph Rudyard Kipling was an English poet, short-story writer, and novelist chiefly remembered for his celebration of British imperialism, tales and poems of British soldiers in India, and his tales for children. Kipling received the 1907 Nobel Prize for Literature. He was born in Bombay, in the Bombay Presidency of British India, and was taken […]

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