Etymology[ edit ] "Rosh" is the Hebrew word for "head", "ha" is the definite article "the"and "shanah" means year.
Early life[ edit ] Ezekiel was born on 16 December in Mumbai Maharashtra. His father was a professor of botany at Wilson Collegeand his mother was principal of her own school. Inhe taught English literature and published literary articles.
He studied philosophy at Birkbeck College, London.
After three and a half years stay, Ezekiel worked his way home as a deck-scrubber aboard a ship carrying arms to Indochina. He published another volume of poems, The deadly man in From tohe headed the English department of Mithibai CollegeBombay.
The Exact Name, his fifth book of poetry was published in During this period he held short-term tenure as visiting professor at University of Leeds and University of Pondicherry A year later, he presented an art series of ten programmes for Indian television. Inhe translated Jawaharlal Nehru poetry from English to Marathiin collaboration with Vrinda Nabar, and co-edited a fiction and poetry anthology.
Nissim Ezekiel is often considered the father of Modern Indian English poetry by many critics.Nissim Ezekiel (Talkar) (16 December – 9 January ) was an Indian Jewish poet, actor, playwright, editor and art critic.
He was a foundational figure in postcolonial India's literary history, specifically for Indian Poetry in English.
Comments & analysis: I am standing for peace and non-violence. / Why world is fighting fighting. The Patriot - Nissim Ezekiel Introduction: Nissim Ezekiel is one of those Indian poets writing in English who creates an authentic flavor of India, by his use of Indian English - Pidgin English on Bazar English, as it is often called.
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