Gender, Genre, and Power in South Asian Expressive Traditions
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Gender, Genre, and Power in South Asian Expressive Traditions

Edited by Arjun Appadurai, Frank J. Korom, and Margaret A. Mills

464 pages | 6 x 9 | 7 illus.
Paper 1991 | ISBN 9780812213379 | Add to cart $29.95s | Outside N. America £24.99
Ebook 2015 | ISBN 9781512821321 | Add to cart $29.95s | £19.50 | About
A volume in the series South Asia Seminar

The authors cross the boundaries between anthropology, folklore, and history to cast new light on the relation between songs and stories, reality and realism, and rhythm and rhetoric in the expressive traditions of South Asia.

Arjun Appadurai is the Goddard Professor of Media, Culture, and Communication at New York University. Frank J. Korom is Professor of Religion and Anthropology at Boston University. Margaret A. Mills is a folklorist and Professor Emerita of the Department of Near East Languages and Cultures at The Ohio State University.

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