Essay Topics/Writing Assignments
These 20 essay questions can be used as essay questions on a test, or as stand-alone essay topics for a take-home or in-class writing assignment. Students should have a full understanding of the text in order to answer these questions. They ask for a thorough analysis of the text.
1. Discuss the life of the author, R. K. Narayan, his culture and literary career, and the influences which he drew from in adapting Gods, Demons, and Others.
2. Describe and discuss King Lavana. Where is Lavana ruler? How is he thought of by his subjects? What magician visits him?
3. Discuss, analyze and compare Chudala and Sikhi-Dhvaja. How are the husband and wife different in this story? What similarities do they share?
4. Discuss the elements of Hindu faith and belief in Chudala and Lavana. What morals are upheld in each of these stories?...
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