32 relations: Absurdism, Ayyappa Paniker, Deconstruction, Don Quixote, English language, Frankfurt School, Government Brennen College, Thalassery, Ideology, Jacques Derrida, Kadammanitta Ramakrishnan, Literary theory, M. T. Vasudevan Nair, Malayalam, Malayalam literature, Marxist literary criticism, Marxist philosophy, Metaphor, Miguel de Cervantes, O. V. Vijayan, P. Kunhiraman Nair, Paul Zacharia, Philosophy, Psychoanalysis, Rasa (aesthetics), Sigmund Freud, Spirituality, Structuralism, T. Padmanabhan, The Hindu, Threepenny Novel, Unconscious mind, Vyloppilli Sreedhara Menon.
In philosophy, "the Absurd" refers to the conflict between the human tendency to seek inherent value and meaning in life and the human inability to find any.
Deconstruction is a critique of the relationship between text and meaning originated by the philosopher Jacques Derrida.
The Ingenious Nobleman Sir Quixote of La Mancha (El Ingenioso Hidalgo Don Quijote de la Mancha), or just Don Quixote (Oxford English Dictionary, ""), is a Spanish novel by Miguel de Cervantes.
English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.
The Frankfurt School (Frankfurter Schule) is a school of social theory and philosophy associated in part with the Institute for Social Research at the Goethe University Frankfurt.
Brennen College is an educational institution in Kerala, affiliated to Kannur University.
An Ideology is a collection of normative beliefs and values that an individual or group holds for other than purely epistemic reasons.
Jacques Derrida (born Jackie Élie Derrida;. See also. July 15, 1930 – October 9, 2004) was a French Algerian-born philosopher best known for developing a form of semiotic analysis known as deconstruction, which he discussed in numerous texts, and developed in the context of phenomenology.
Literary theory in a strict sense is the systematic study of the nature of literature and of the methods for analyzing literature.
Madath Thekkepaattu Vasudevan Nair (born 9 August 1933), popularly known as MT, is an Indian author, screenplay writer and film director.
Malayalam is a Dravidian language spoken across the Indian state of Kerala by the Malayali people and it is one of 22 scheduled languages of India.
Malayalam literature (മലയാള സാഹിത്യം) comprises those literary texts written in Malayalam, a South-Dravidian language spoken in the Indian state of Kerala.
Marxist literary criticism is a loose term describing literary criticism based on socialist and dialectic theories.
Marxist philosophy or Marxist theory are works in philosophy that are strongly influenced by Karl Marx's materialist approach to theory, or works written by Marxists.
A metaphor is a figure of speech that directly refers to one thing by mentioning another for rhetorical effect.
Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra (29 September 1547 (assumed)23 April 1616 NS) was a Spanish writer who is widely regarded as the greatest writer in the Spanish language and one of the world's pre-eminent novelists.
Ottupulackal Velukkuty Vijayan (2 July 1930 – 30 March 2005), commonly known as O. V. Vijayan, was an Indian author and cartoonist, who was an important figure in modern Malayalam language literature.
Paul Zacharia (born 1945) is a Malayalam short-story writer, novelist and essayist.
Philosophy (from Greek φιλοσοφία, philosophia, literally "love of wisdom") is the study of general and fundamental problems concerning matters such as existence, knowledge, values, reason, mind, and language.
Psychoanalysis is a set of theories and therapeutic techniques related to the study of the unconscious mind, which together form a method of treatment for mental-health disorders.
A rasa (रस, രാസ്യം.) literally means "juice, essence or taste".
Sigmund Freud (born Sigismund Schlomo Freud; 6 May 1856 – 23 September 1939) was an Austrian neurologist and the founder of psychoanalysis, a clinical method for treating psychopathology through dialogue between a patient and a psychoanalyst.
Traditionally, spirituality refers to a religious process of re-formation which "aims to recover the original shape of man," oriented at "the image of God" as exemplified by the founders and sacred texts of the religions of the world.
In sociology, anthropology, and linguistics, structuralism is the methodology that implies elements of human culture must be understood by way of their relationship to a larger, overarching system or structure.
Thinakkal Padmanabhan, popularly known as T. Padmanabhan, is an Indian short story writer.
The Hindu is an Indian daily newspaper, headquartered at Chennai.
ThreePenny Novel is a 1934 novel by the German dramatist and poet Bertolt Brecht, first published in Amsterdam by in 1934 as.
The unconscious mind (or the unconscious) consists of the processes in the mind which occur automatically and are not available to introspection, and include thought processes, memories, interests, and motivations.
Vyloppilli Sreedhara Menon (11 May 1911 – 22 December 1985) (also written as Vailoppilli)was an Indian poet of Kerala.