Vol. 4, Issue 6 (2018)
Political perspectives in Rohinton Mistry Such A Long Journey
Author(s): G Sukanya, S Santhiya
Abstract: Political perspective is the decision made by leaders and organizations that are political in nature. Politics is an important factor in organization due to influence on decision-making and distribution of power. Political perspective brings together in all areas including political theory public policy and governance. Amitav Ghosh, Margreat Atwood, Vikram Seth, have written about political perspectives in their works. Rohinton Mistry is one of the first famous Novel writers who write about the political perspectives. Rohinton Mistry aims at examining historical events and the way impacted on individuals and communities as a whole in the post independent period. Such A Long Journey deals with culture, community administration, society, life and faith of the city of Bombay middle class families in Parsi community. Such A Long Journey mainly presents realistic picture of the minority community to become the victims of the political uncertainties. Rohinton Misery’s works seek to contribute the process of change and reconsideration of minorities, the rights and status, and radical restricting of a social the political. Like other Parsi writers, Rohinton Mistry who distribute the world which is free of dominance and hierarchy, a world that rests on the principles of justice and equality.