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Indian English Poetry: A Historical Perspective

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Had Ram Mohan Roy not talked of reforms
With William Bentick,
Had Lord Macaulay not talked of minutes
Taking out of vernaculars,
Had we about Indian English verse?

Had Ram Mohan not talked about eliminating
The Sati system,
Ishwar Chandra Vidyasagar about
The widow remarriage,

Had Gandhi not about eliminating the caste system,
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Sunday, September 18, 2016
Topic(s) of this poem: art
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COMMENTS OF THE POEM
B.m. Biswas 18 September 2016

ok fine.......you remind me....history after all true poetry..... thanms.

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Ratnakar Mandlik 18 September 2016

Thought provoking historical perspectives presented in an innovative verse form. Thanks for sharing.10 points.

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