L’ecriture Feminine: A Study of Uzma Aslam Khan’s Novel Thinner than Skin

  • Asfandyar Shah Lecturer, Bacha Khan University, Charsadda
  • Sajjad Ahmad Lecturer, Department of English, Bacha Khan University, Charsadda
  • Umar Sajjad Lecturer, Department of English, Bacha Khan University, Charsadda
Keywords: Uzma Aslam Khan, L’ecriture Feminine, Pakistani English Writings

Abstract

The present study focuses on feminine writing in the context of Pakistani English writings. This study aims to explain one of the main strands of feminism i.e. l’ecriture feminine which means feminine writing. The current study is based on the representation of l’ecriture feminine in Uzma Aslam Khan’s novel, Thinner than Skin. The researcher has collected the data from the selected novel and made an in-depth analysis of the characters and scenes of this novel. Female body parts are pictured by the narrator at different points in the novel. Female characters remain the center of discussion in the selected narrative. It is identified from the discussion that all the major elements of L’ecriture feminine are portrayed in the text of the novel.

Published
2021-03-07
How to Cite
Asfandyar Shah, Sajjad Ahmad, & Umar Sajjad. (2021). L’ecriture Feminine: A Study of Uzma Aslam Khan’s Novel Thinner than Skin. Research Journal of Social Sciences and Economics Review (RJSSER), 2(1), 22-29. https://doi.org/10.36902/rjsser-vol2-iss1-2021(22-29)