The vanished world of Indiaas late-colonial theatre provides the backdrop for the autobiographies in this book. The life-stories of a quartet of early Indian actors and poet-playwrights are here translated into English for the first time. These men were schooled not in the classroom but in large theatrical companies run by Parsi entrepreneurs. Their memoirs, replete with anecdote and humor, are as significant to the understanding of the nationalist era as the lives of political leaders or social reformers.This was amply borne out by my experiences investing in the stock market. Casting aside the recommendations of my ... Then I went to the Punjab with Ram Narayan Mishra to campaign for the use of Hindi. Such were those delightful years, which even today gladden my soul when I recall them. Chapter 5: Middle Ageanbsp;...
|Title||:||Stages of Life|
|Publisher||:||Anthem Press - 2013-12-01|