A Critical Analysis of ‘The Financial Expert’ by R. K Narayan (1952)

This literary review explores the themes, artefacts and motifs of the 1952 Indian novel ‘The Financial Expert’, authored by the late Rasipuram Krishnaswami Iyer Narayanaswami (1906 – 2001). This article also provides a critique of the accuracy of the book’s depiction of microfinance in South India during the 20th Century. About the author R. K Narayan, full name Rasipuram Krishnaswami Iyer Narayanaswami …