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 OALibJ  Vol.2 No.3 , March 2015
Gender Interlinked with Migration Issues in South Asian Literature and Film
Abstract: This paper argues the urgent need to address the issue of Gender, and Migration. We have got the same perspectives in South Asian Literature and Movies that we need to come out from the stereotype idea. Migration does have the diversified phases but the question is, do the literature and movies speak a lot to showcase or portray those issues beyond dark sides? Especially in terms of gender the focus is very much biased and stereotyped with some exceptions, so this paper seeks to show the different phases of migration which does represent gender interlinked with migration in South Asian Literature and film.
Cite this paper: Kabir, N. (2015) Gender Interlinked with Migration Issues in South Asian Literature and Film. Open Access Library Journal, 2, 1-5. doi: 10.4236/oalib.1101373.
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