Vol. 4, Issue 2 (2018)
The conflict of race in Kiran Desai’s ‘The Inheritance of Loss’
Author(s): PB Teggihalli
Abstract: In the history it has become the major international issue in the post colonial world, particularly in relation to cultural study. The cultural history of the world proves that there has been a remarkable discrimination of the human race based on the skin, color, caste, haves and have-nots, etc. It is because of racial discrimination there has been a great civil war in south Africa, South America and Germany where the slavery and humiliation of the blacks and Jews as a minority dominated by the white and Christian community as the majority. As being the global novel The Inheritance of Loss faithfully represents this sensitive issues prevailing in post colonial India through its characters.