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Riddles of belonging : India in translation and other tales of possession

Author: Christi A Merrill
Publisher: New York : Fordham University Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Can the subaltern joke? This book answers by invoking riddling, oral-based fictions from Hindi, Rajasthani, Sanskrit, and Urdu that dare to laugh at what traditions often keep hidden-whether spouse  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Vijay Dan Detha
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christi A Merrill
ISBN: 9780823229550 0823229556
OCLC Number: 758465228
Description: 1 v. (XIV-380 p.) : jaquette illustrations en coul. ; 24 cm
Responsibility: Christi A. Merrill.
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"Christi Merrill's Riddles of Belonging queries practices of translation, interpretation and criticism across cultural worlds -- persistently, affectionately, unflinchingly, and with clarity of Read more...

 
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