The Kiplings and India: A Collection of Writings from British India, 1870-1900

Works Cited

Biographies on the Kiplings

Charles Allen, Kipling Sahib: India and the Making of Rudyard Kipling. New York: Pegasus Books, 2010. 

Harry Ricketts, Rudyard Kipling: A Life. New York: Da Capo Press, 2001. 

Andrew Lycett, Rudyard Kipling. London: Trafalgar Square, 1999. 

David Gilmour. The Long Recessional: the Imperial Life of Rudyard Kipling. New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2002. 

Arthur R. Ankers, The Pater: John Lockwood Kipling. His Life and Times. Otford: Pond View Books, 1988. 

Lorna Lee, Trix: Kipling's Forgotten Sister. Offord: Pond View Press, 2016.

Barbara Fisher, "Trix: the Other Kipling." Kipling Journal. September 2014, pp. 54-67. 

Judith Flanders, A Circle of Sisters: Alice Kipling, Georgiana Burne Jones, Agnes Poynter, and Louisa Baldwin. New York: W.W. Norton & Co., 2005.

Rudyard Kipling Criticism

Zohreh. T. Sullivan. Narratives of Empire: The fictions of Rudyard Kipling. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1988.

David Alan Richards, Rudyard Kipling: A Bibliography. London: Oak Knoll Press and the British Library. 2010

Jan Montefiore, "Kipling's North Indian Travels" (From In Time's Eye)

Don Randall, Kipling's Imperial Boy: Adolescence and Cultural Hybridity (Introduction) 

Editions of Rudyard Kipling's Works

Paula M. Krebs and Tricia Lootens, Eds. Rudyard Kipling's Kim. Longman Cultural Edition. New York: Pearson, 2011. 

Zohreh T. Sullivan, Ed. Rudyard Kipling's Kim. Norton Critical Edition. New York: Norton, 2002. 

Gender and Empire; Rukhmabai and Age of Consent Debates

Uma Chakravarti, Rewriting History: The Life and Times of Pandita Ramabai. Delhi: Zubaan Books, 1998. 

Sudhir Chandra, Enslaved Daughters: Colonialism, Law and Women's Rights. Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2008.

Indrani Sen, Woman and Empire: Representations in the Writings of British India, 1858-1900. Delhi: Orient Blackswan, 2002. 

Jane Haggis, "White Women and Colonialism: Towards a Non-Recuperative History." In Midgley, Ed. Gender and Imperialism.

Himanti Bannerjee, "Age of Consent and Hegemonic Social Reform."

Padma Anagol, "Indian Christian Women and Indigenous Feminisms, 1850-1920"

Claire Midgley, Ed. Gender and Imperialism. 

Shuchi Kapila, Educating Seeta : The Anglo-Indian Family Romance and the Poetics of Indirect Rule. (2010)

LeeAnne Richardson, New Woman and Colonial Adventure Fiction in Victorian Britain: Gender, Genre, and Empire (2006)

Padma Anagol, The Emergence of Feminism in India, 1850-1920 (2005) 


Zahid R. Chaudhary, Afterimage of Empire: Photography in Nineteenth-Century India. Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2012. 

Mike Davis, Late Victorian Holocausts (2002)

Margaret Kelleher, The Feminizatino of Famine (1997)

Louise Penner, Victorian Medicine and Social Reform: Florence Nightingale Among the Novelists (2010)

Leela Sami, "Starvation, Disease and Death: Explaining Famine Mortality in Madras 1876–1878" (2011) 

Amartya Sen, Poverty and Famines: An Essay on Entitlement and Deprivation (1981). Chapter 6: "The Great Bengal Famine.""Appendix D: Famine Mortality: A Case Study"

Meghnad Desai, "The Economics of Famine" (in Harrison, Ed. Famine [1988]) 

William Digby, Famine Campaign in Southern India, 1876-1878. (1878). Digital Copy on Hathi Trust 

B.M. Bhatia, Famines in India: A Study in Some Aspects of the Economic History of India (1963). Chapter 3: "Famines and Famine Relief, 1860-1879"

General Histories of British Colonialism; Postcolonial Literary Theory

Sukanya Bannerjee, Becoming Imperial Citizens: Indians in the Late Victorian Empire (2010)

Sugata Bose and Ayesha Jalal. Modern South Asia: History, Culture, Political Economy. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1998. 

William Dalrymple, The Last Mughal: The Fall of a Dynasty. Delhi 1857. New York: Vintage, 2008.

Patrick Brantlinger, Victorian Literature and Postcolonial Literary Studies. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 2009. 

William J. Glover. Making Lahore Modern: Constructing and Imagining a Colonial City

Christopher Hawes, Poor Relations: The Making of a Eurasian Community in British India. 

Nathan Hensley, Forms of Empire: The Poetics of Victorian Sovereignty. (2016)

Priya Joshi, In Another Country: Colonialism, Culture, and the English Novel in India (2003)

Edward Said, Culture and Imperialism. (1993)

Tim Watson, "The Colonial Novel" (from The Cambridge Companion to the Postcolonial Novel)