Mukherjee, Bharati

About Bharati Mukherjee

Biography (Encyclopædia Britannica)

Eulogy: The Life and Legacy of Bharati Mukherjee (Literary Hub)

Eulogy: Bharati Mukherjee, Writer of Immigrant Life, Dies at 76 (The New York Times)



Kapur, Akash. "A Parable of the New India." The New York Times, 1 Jul. 2011

Gorra, Michael. "Call it Exile, Call it Immigration." The New York Times, 10 Sep. 1989

Ward, Elizabeth. "Notes From a New America." The Washington Post, 3 Jul. 1988



Jacob, Mira. "Finding Nuance and Much-Needed Relief in the Writing of Bharati Mukherjee." Lit Hub, 17 Dec. 2019

Dave. "Bharati Mukherjee Runs the West Coast Offense." Powell's City of Books, 10 Oct. 2006

Carb, Alison B. "An Interview with Bharati Mukerjee." The Massachusetts Review, vol. 29, no. 4, 1988-1989



Filipczak, Iwona. "Marginalization of South Asians Based on Race and Skin Color in Bharati Mukherjee's Jasmine and Chitra B. Divakaruni's The Mistress of Spices." Respectus Philologicus, vol. 29, no. 34, 2016

Göbel, Walter. "Homes Lost and Found. Three Expatriate Indian Novelists." Constructions of Home: Interdisciplinary Studies in Architecture, Law, and Literature, Stierstorfer (ed.), 2010

Iyer, Nalini, and Bonnie Zare. Other Tongues: Rethinking the Language Debates in India, 2009

Broemer, Marlene, and Tartu Ulikooli Kirjastus. "Bi-Coastal Brahmins: Tensions of Family and Identity in Bharati Muk[h]erjee's Desirable Daughters." North America: Tension and (Re)Solutions, Põldsaar and Vogelberg (eds.), 2007

Alam, Fakrul. Bharati Mukherjee, 1996

Dhawan, R.K. The Fiction of Bharati Mukherjee: A Critical Symposium, 1996

Nelson, Emmanuel S. Bharati Mukherjee: Critical Perspective, 1993




Miss New India (2011)

The Tree Bride (2004)

Desirable Daughters (2002)

Leave It to Me (1997)

The Holder of the World (1993)

Jasmine (1989)

The Middleman and Other Stories (1988)

Darkness (1985)

Wife (1975)

The Tiger's Daughter (1971)


Essays/Articles/Non-Fiction/Short Stories

Regionalism in Indian Perspective (1992)

Political Culture and Leadership in India (1991)

The Sorrow and the Terror: The Haunting Legacy of the Air India Tragedy (1987)


Audio and Audiovisual Material

Remembering Bharati Mukherjee. "An Indian-Born American Writer." NPR Fresh Air, 6 Feb. 2017

Bharati Mukherjee's Story Hour in the Library. YouTube, 5 Dec. 2008

Bharati Mukherjee Reads at Litquake 2007. YouTube, 6 Dec. 2007