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By Amitava Kumar
Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... Hindu fundamentalism India-Pakistan Hindu-Muslim marriages secular writers ...
Published: 24 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375395-021
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... Mr. Barotia and his views but also saw a part of himself, and his own provincial past, in Mr. Barotia’s prejudices. Hindu fundamentalism India-Pakistan Hindu-Muslim marriages secular writers ...
Book Chapter

By Amitava Kumar
Published: 24 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7539-5
... disliked Mr. Barotia and his views but also saw a part of himself, and his own provincial past, in Mr. Barotia’s prejudices. Hindu fundamentalism India-Pakistan Hindu-Muslim marriages secular writers In the plane from London to Delhi, a boxer who had represented India at the just-concluded...
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By Jane Lazarre
Published: 08 April 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374145-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7414-5
... were arrested and imprisoned for years (and eventually exonerated), merges with the response of one of the sons whose name is similar to one of the arrested boys; a close friend who is a converted Jewish woman and a rabbi leads a yearly seder occasioning the writer’s contemplation of her own secular...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-076
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... Adela Zamudio, the preeminent female literary figure in Bolivian history, was born in Cochabamba to an upper-class family in 1854. Beginning in the 1880s, in the aftermath of the War of the Pacific, she became an active educator, writer, and public advocate for women and children. She composed...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-073
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... of the War of the Pacific, she became an active educator, writer, and public advocate for women and children. She composed her poem “To Be Born a Man,” with its hard-hitting, mocking lines about gender discrimination, early in her writing career. Her epistolary novel Íntimas (Close Friends , 1913), written...
Series: The Latin America Readers
Published: 06 July 2018
DOI: 10.1215/9780822371618-026
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7161-8
... was born in Oruro in modest circumstances and orphaned as a child. He grew up fluent in Spanish, Aymara, and Quechua and joined the patriots fighting against Spain as a young man. He was a writer by vocation, though his style is unpolished, and his diary, covering the period between 1814 and 1825...