Themes of Alienation and Isolation in Mahesh Dattani's On a Muggy Night in Mumbai


  • M. Sakkthi Shalini Mphil. English, KMCPGS, Puducherry. India


There are two major kinds of sexual relationships taken to be consideration. They are heterosexual and homosexual. While the former is considered to be „normal‟ and the latter is considered to  „abnormal‟ in the Indian society. Yet Mahesh Dattani made a bold attempt by representing homosexual people as the major characters of his play OnaMuggyNightinMumbai. Most of his plays revolve around the theme of gender, social discrimination, communal problems, child abuse and so on. The present paper deals with the theme of al


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Shalini, M. S. (2018). Themes of Alienation and Isolation in Mahesh Dattani’s On a Muggy Night in Mumbai. SMART MOVES JOURNAL IJELLH , 6(7), 6. Retrieved from