Vernacular Worlds, Cosmopolitan Imagination

Vernacular Worlds, Cosmopolitan Imagination

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Vernacular Worlds, Cosmopolitan Imagination brings together essays on literary and artistic practice involving cross-cultural transactions in the post-colonial world. The essays explore broad questions of ethics and aesthetics in the productive tension between language, culture, and the polis.... in the USA, his acute consciousness of his Hindu heritage enabled him to cope with the difficulties of accommodating himself to his new environment. ... He received training in the Hindi language and Indian classical music at the Guyanese Indian Cultural Centre. ... Such texts as Ananda K. Coomaraswamya#39;s Dance of Shiva: Essays on Indian Art and Culture (1918) had a deep impact on him, as didanbsp;...

Title:Vernacular Worlds, Cosmopolitan Imagination
Author:Stephanos Stephanides, Stavros Karayanni
Publisher:BRILL - 2015-06-12


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