Vol. 7 No. 6 (2022): December, 2022

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Special Issue: Culture, Identity, Ethnicity, Race and Marginality: Multifarious Perspectives

Guest Edited by 

*Moses Aule & **Prof. Alexander Kure (Nigeria)

*Moses Aule received his Nigeria Certificate of Education (NCE) in English/Literature from the Kaduna State College of Education Gidan Waya, Bachelor of Arts in English from Kaduna State University, Kaduna, Nigeria and Masters of Arts in English Literature at the Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria, Nigeria. He is currently pursuing a PhD in English Literature at the Department of English and Literary Studies, Ahmadu Bello University, Zaria. Moses Aule served as a Part-Time Lecturer with the General Studies Unit of the Kaduna State University where he taught Communication in English I and II for four years. He spent over a decade teaching English language and Literature-in-English in Government Secondary School, Rafin Guza, Kawo, Kaduna before gaining tenured employment as a Lecturer at the Department of English, Kaduna State College of Education, Gidan Waya, Kaduna State, Nigeria. He is the Editor-in-Chief, Journal of Multidisciplinary Studies (JOMUS), the Journal of the Kaduna State College of Education, Gidan WAYA. He has also served as member of the Editorial team of Turn of the Muse: A Creative Writing Anthology from Kaduna State University. He is a researcher with interest in Literary Theory, Caribbean Literature, Children's Literature, African Literature and Creative Writing. He has published copiously along these areas of interest in several journals and books and has presented well researched papers in serveral local and international conferences. His play text, Chips in the Game is read across tertiary institutions in Nigeria.

**Prof. Alexander Kure is a Professor of Comparative Literature at the Department of English and Drama, Kaduna State University, Kaduna. He is a former DVC (Administration) of Kaduna State University. He is also the immediate past Provost of Kaduna State College of Education, Gidan Waya, Kaduna State, Nigeria. His service as an Examiner and Assessor of Theses and Dissertations with Literature bias has made him a sought after across several Universities both in and outside Nigeria.


Rejection Rate: 45% (20 Articles have been selected from 42 submissions)

Published: 2022-12-30

Research Articles

  • A Reinvention of the “Contact Zone” and the Myth of “Caribbean-ness” in Edwidge Danticat’s The Farming of Bones and Grace Nichols’s Whole of a Morning Sky

    Moses Aule
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.01
  • Re-Inscribing Identity and Memorializing Performance: An Example of the Dikan Festival in Kajju

    Abiriyi, Nathan, Kwasu, Katung John
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.02
  • A Sociolinguistic Assessment of Language Shift in Hyam

    Ndaks Kingsley Fumen, Dr. Hannatu Kwasau
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.03
  • Nature as a Device in Tanure Ojaide’s The Tales of the Harmattan and Flora Nwapa’s Cassava Song and Rice Song

    Ibrahim BALA Kanti
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.04
  • Multiple Hues of Marginality and Assertion in Jokha Alharthi’s Celestial Bodies

    Dr. Hem Raj Bansal
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.05
  • Evaluating the Relevance and Significance of Shakespeare’s Hamlet in Indian Context

    Satyam Kumar
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.06
  • A Conceptual Framework of Indian Diaspora

    Dr. Sunil Kumar Dwivedi
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.07
  • A Critical Analysis of Adaptation, Domestication and Foreignization as Effective Strategies for Translating Shakespeare’s Plays into Assamese

    Dr. Sanjib Kuar Baishya
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.08
  • Ethnic Dehumanization in Khaled Hosseini’s The Kite Runner

    Vishwa Bhushan
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.09
  • Image of India: A Study of Marianne Postan’s and Maria Graham’s Travel Accounts

    Priyanka Srivastava
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.10
  • Passion with Profession: Exploring John Keats as a Poet-Physician

    Dr. Mirza Sibtain Beg
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.11
  • (Re)Examining Womanism in Phoebe Jatau’s The Hound

    Jesse Bijimi
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.12
  • Reassertions of Class Consciousness and Tragic Vision in John Galsworthy’s Strife

    Shaheen Qamar, Dr. (Smt.) Aruna Sharma
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.13
  • Revisiting Existential Crisis with Special Reference to Dalit Women’s Rights and Human Rights

    Smt. Sudha Kumari
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.14
  • Women in Shashi Deshpande's The Dark Holds No Terrors and Roots and Shadows: A Critical Study

    Sadia Afrin, Md. Zubair Al Mahmud, Mohammad Ashiquzzaman Bhuiyan
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.15
  • A Study of Popular Culture and its Impact on Youth’s Cultural Identity

    Dr. Abhishek Kumar Singh
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.16
  • Patriarchy and Resistance in Anita Desai’s Fasting, Feasting

    Ruchi Panday , Prof. Gunjan Sushil
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.17
  • Social Exclusion: A Subaltern Perspective in Arundhati Roy’s The Ministry of Utmost Happiness

    Dr Bidyut Bose , Mohd InamUl Haq
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.18
  • Narrating Marginality: Gender Crisis in Shashi Deshpande’s The Dark Holds No Terror

    Manoj Kumar, Prof. V. Ch. N. K. Srinivasa Rao
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.19
  • Globalization and Redevelopment: The Crux of Aravind Adiga’s Last Man in Tower

    Dr. Nidhi Gupta
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.20
  • V. S. Naipaul’s Motiveless Malignity: A Study of Cultural and Emotional Past of his India Essays

    Ravi Goel , Dr. Bharti Tyagi
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.21
  • Revisiting the Idea of Totalitarianism in George Orwell’s Ninety Eighty Four

    Sanam Raza Pahalwi
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.22
  • The Soul and Spirit of Morality in Sudha Murthy’s Select Short Story Books for Children

    Parinitha. B
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.23
  • Use of Conspiracy Theories in The Illuminatus! Trilogy by Robert Anton Wilson and Robert Shea

    Salman, Dr. Rani Tiwari
    DOI: https://doi.org/10.53032/tcl.2022.7.6.24