Vol. 2, Issue 2 (2017)
Identity crisis in the novels of Margaret Atwood
Author(s): Hasina Jabeen
Abstract: Margaret Atwood is an international poet, critic and cultural activist. She depicts identity crisis through her novels. She explores the miserable condition of women in the patriarchal society. Male domination, manipulation and exploitation of female is a commonly found phenomenon in her novels like Surfacing, Edible Women, and Lady Oracle. All these novels deal with the identity crises of women. In all these novels there is a longing for freedom and rights which a women demand from last decades.