Passage to india setting and dictionpassage to india takes place in the early 20th century when the british are still in control of india the story takes place mainly in chandrapore, which is a made up place in india. As you might guess from the title, forster's 1924 novel a passage to india is set in india it was completed after forster himself spent some time in an administrative position there.
A passage to india the novel a passage to india by emforster explores the difficulties both men and women faced to understand each other and the universe.
A passage to india (1924) is a highly-acclaimed novel by english author e m forster set in india during the indian independence movement the story is based on forster's personal experiences in india, and tells the story of an indian man wrongfully accused of assaulting an english woman. A passage to india (1924) is a novel by english author e m forster set against the backdrop of the british raj and the indian independence movement in the 1920s it was selected as one of the 100 great works of 20th century english literature by the modern library  and won the 1924 james tait black memorial prize for fiction [2. Cambridge core - english literature 1900-1945 - the cambridge companion to e m forster - edited by david bradshaw howards end and a passage to india, and further chapters focus on a room with a view and maurice the status of his work within the genres of the novel and the short story, his treatment of sexuality and his attitude to.
I almost gave up on a passage to india early on forster takes a long time to build his characters, their worldviews, and the interrelationships among them before he touches a match to the story's inciting incident.
Structure of a passage to india forster's writing technique study help quiz full glossary for a passage to india essay questions but for many of them no answers are suggested or even implied — an indication of the philosophical nature of the novel forster is not the man with all the answers, and perhaps he is implying that he. In search of the 'real' india: judy davis as adela quested in david lean's adaptation of a passage to india, 1984 photograph: allstar picture library i n 1957, em forster , looking back in old age, wrote that the late-empire world of a passage to india no longer exists, either politically or socially.