This collection of 17 original essays, provides insights into the many ways in which the interrelated issues of culture, identity and `Indianness' are expressed in contemporary times. The contributors map and evaluate the developments in their respective fields over the past 50 years and cover the topics of art, music, theatre, literature, philosophy, science, history and feminism.The English writer in India automatically achieves the first because s/he does not have an obvious regional or ... were translated into Kannada, Malayalam, Telugu and Marathi, but very few novels from other Indian languages were translated into Bangla. This, however, does not substantially alter my argument in this essay .
|Title||:||Culture and the Making of Identity in Contemporary India|
|Author||:||Kamala Ganesh, Usha Thakkar|
|Publisher||:||SAGE - 2005-07-13|