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Name me a word: Indian writers reflect on writing / edited by Meena Alexander.

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New Haven : Yale University Press, [2018]
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xxiii, 410 pages ; 24 cm
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Other Title:
Indian writers reflect on writing
Subjects:
Indic literature -- 21st century -- History and criticism.
Indic poetry -- 21st century -- History and criticism.
Short stories, Indic -- 21st century -- History and criticism.
Indic literature.
Indic poetry.
Short stories, Indic.
Form/Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Summary:
A wide-ranging anthology of twentieth-century and contemporary writing from India and the Indian diaspora, curated by a distinguished scholar and poet.
Featuring works by: Rabindranath Tagore, Sarojini Naidu, Premchand (Dhanpat Rai), Nirad C. Chaudhuri, Jibanananda Das, R. K. Narayan, Vaikom Muhammad Basheer, Raja Rao, Lalithambika Antherjanam, Agyeya (Sachchidananda Vatsayan), Umashankar Joshi, Saadat Hasan Manto, Ismat Chugtai, Amrita Pritam, Nissim Ezekiel, Mahasweta Devi, Nayantara Sahgal, Qurratulain Hyder, Jayanta Mahapatra, A. K. Ramanujan, Nirmal Verma, K. Ayyappa Paniker, Arun Kolatkar, U. R. Ananthamurthy, Kamala Das, Keki Daruwalla, Anita Desai, Girish Karnad, Nabaneeta Dev Sen, Adil Jussawalla, Ambai (C. S. Lakshmi), Paul Zacharia, K. Satchidanandan, Arvind Krishna Mehrotra, Salman Rushdie, Agha Shahid Ali, Namdeo Dhasal, Meena Alexander, Githa Hariharan, Vijay Seshadri, Amitav Ghosh, Raghavan Atholi, Jeet Thayil, Arundhati Roy, Amit Chaudhuri, Sudeep Sen, Arundhathi Subramaniam, S. Sukirtharani.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Edwin B. Cole Memorial Fund.
Contributor:
Edwin B. Cole Memorial Fund.
Alexander, Meena, 1951-2018, editor.
ISBN:
9780300222586
0300222580
OCLC:
1005124903