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Religion in literature and film in South Asia / edited by Diana Dimitrova.

Publication:
New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Format/Description:
Book
xiv, 226 p. ; 22 cm.
Edition:
1st ed.
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Subjects:
Indic literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Motion pictures -- India.
Religion in literature.
Myth in literature.
Religion in motion pictures.
Myth in motion pictures.
Contents:
On myth and mythologizing : an introduction / Diana Dimitrova
Religion, myth, and gender. Seeking God : narratives of the spiritual in Amrita Bharati's work and Hindi poetry / Lucy Rosenstein
Who is Afraid of Mīrābāī? : Gulzar's antidote for Mīrā's poison / Heidi Pauwels
Religion and gender in Bollywood film / Diana Dimitrova
The creative modern and the myths of the goddess Mariyamman / Perundevi Srinivasan
Religion, myth and politics. Constructed religious feelings and communal identities in Hamārā Śahar us baras by Gītāñjali Śrī / Alessandra Consolaro
Dharma reconsidered : the inappropriate poetry of Arun Kolatkar in Sarpa Satra / Laetitia Zecchini
From otherland to the divine land : exile, mysticism, and secularism in K.B. Vaid's Dard lā davā / Anne Castaing
In the face of even lesser breeds : reading Nayantara Sahgal with Indian Christians / Clara Joseph
Censorship, social reform, and mythological drama in colonial India / Nandi Bhatia
From Kuruksetra to Rāmarājya : a comparative analysis of the star personas of Amitabh Bachchan and Shahrukh Khan / Sunny Singh.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Dimitrova, Diana, 1969-
ISBN:
9780230622258 (hardback)
0230622259 (hardback)
OCLC:
406162417