This volume commemorates 100 years of the publication of T S Eliot’s epoch-making The Waste Land. It analyses the poem’s myriad influences on Indian poetry, writers and academia. The collection features some of the foremost scholars of Indian modernisms and eminent Indian poets, and essays that demystify Eliot and his work for contemporary readers. The volume brings together both personal tributes and scholarly explorations of the poem.
K Satchidanandan, President, Kerala Sahitya Akademi, is a renowned bilingual poet and critic.
Introduction / K Satchidanandan