ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Dalit Women Write Differently

Baby Kamble to Bama

By writing in a “Dalit style of language,” taking recourse to oral tradition, the Dalit woman elides and invents words, breaks the syntactic structure to express the Dalit world, thereby countering the hegemony of the upper-caste/ upper-class language which seeks to impose order and obedience. 



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