Plight of Women in Arundathi Roy’s The God of Small Things


  • S. Deepika, Research Scholar, Department Of English, Madurai Kamaraj University, Palkalai Nagar, Madurai, India


commendable, glance, social, political, adolescence and environment


The God of Small Things is the commendable writing of Arundhati Roy which is considered opulently influenced by Austen’s art of family lives. Roy depicts her mind mostly on a village Ayemenem which is situated in Kottayam district in Kerala. She glances into the life of entire nation’s suffering from different analysis of social, political and economic beginnings. The God of Small Things is a novel based on the tale of a weak, forlorn woman Ammu. She is the vital character of the novel. The author has represented her story from childhood to adolescence. In this novel, the writer wants to expresses the communal differences and racial inequality lead the death. It should change. Yet she is protesting for many issues through her writing.


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Deepika, S. (2019). Plight of Women in Arundathi Roy’s The God of Small Things. SMART MOVES JOURNAL IJELLH , 7(2), 7. Retrieved from