Tag: Alexandre Dumas

  • Dumas’ epic of swashbuckling chivalry and comradeship

    Dumas’ epic of swashbuckling chivalry and comradeship

    By Vikas Datta, What makes a literary work a classic? The readers’ opinion or a prominent literary figure’s certification? Or could it be, as many literary critics suggest, the enduring relevance of its motifs and message, beyond the space and time it portrays? By this yardstick, this French work definitely qualifies with its themes of…