An Adventure into Shakespeare’s Antony and Cleopatra and the Winter’s Tale: An Ecocritical Reading

By Sumana Biswas and Madhumalati Adhikari.

Published by The Social Sciences Collection

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The undertaken study has focused upon the intertwined association and dissociation of the characters within the framework of Nature and environment philosophically and phenomenally in both the plays.

Keywords: Shakespeare, Ecocritical Adventure, Antony and Cleopatra, The Winter’s Tale

The International Journal of Interdisciplinary Social Sciences, Volume 1, Issue 3, pp.175-182. Article: Print (Spiral Bound). Article: Electronic (PDF File; 1.750MB).

Sumana Biswas

Sumana Biswas is born on 04.07.1975. She has done her M.A. in English Literature from Rani Durgavati Vishwavidalaya. Her subject of specialization during her Masters has been British Literature and Shakespeare. She has completed her M.Phil degree in English Literature from the same University. Her topic of M.Phil dissertation is "Images Of Women in Shakespeare's Twelfth Night and Measure For Measure: A Feminist Appraisal". At present she is pursuing Ph.D in the same University and the topic is "Ecocritical Evaluation of Shakespeare’s Comedies and Tragedies". At present she has one publication titled, “Myriad Hues of Protest and Tumultuous Aftermath in V.S. Naipaul’s Guerrillas” in press for Protest in Indian Fiction in English. Her fields of interest are Shakespearean Literature, Contemporary Literature, Indian Literature, Feminism, Eco-feminism, Ecocriticism, Colonialism, Post colonialism, and other Socio-critical theories.

Prof. Madhumalati Adhikari

Prof. Madhumalati Adhikari had been the Professor and Head in the Dpartment of PG Studies and Research in English, Rani Durgavati Vishwavidyalaya, Jabalpur. She has retired in December 2003 and now works as an honorary professor at IIITDM, Jabalpur. She holds 27 years of teaching experience. Simultaneously, she has participated in 8 international seminars/ conferences along with 18 national ones, beside 2 workshops. She holds the credit of having written and edited the following books: 1) WS. Maugham and His Fictional Characters; 2) A student’s handbook for Writing Research/ Term Papers; 3) Book edited: Environmental Awareness (compulsory Text Book for BA. / B.Sc. /B.Com. / B.H.Sc. III rd year, Foundation Course) published by Madhya Pradesh Hindi Granth Academy. Besides, she has 38 National published research papers and 2 international published research papers, to add to her credit. She is Co-editor of literary journals: Points of View and Vishleshana She has worked on British, American, African-American, Canadian and Indian English authors. Her analytical approach is dynamic and multidimensional. Her works and papers concentrate upon various socio-political, historical, philosophical, feminist, socio-economic, cultural, colonial, postcolonial, ecocritical and other modern and post modern theories.


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