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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2011) 31 (2): 506–520.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Audrey Truschke This article presents the first in-depth textual analysis of the Razmnamah ( Book of War ), the Persian translation of the Mahabharata sponsored by the Mughal emperor Akbar in the late sixteenth century. I argue that the Razmnamah was a central literary work in the Mughal court and...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2013) 33 (1): 132–133.
Published: 01 May 2013
...Kyle T. Evered Architecture in Translation: Germany, Turkey, and the Modern House Akcan Esra Durham, NC : Duke University Press , 2012 xiv + 392 pp. , $89.95 ( cloth ), $24.95 ( paper ) © 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 BOOK REVIEWS The Nation Writ Small...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2003) 23 (1-2): 106–127.
Published: 01 August 2003
...LITAL LEVY Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2003 Exchanging Words: Thematizations of Translation in Arabic Writing from Israel1 LITAL LEVY When two languages meet, one of them is necessarily linked to...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2017) 37 (2): 321–335.
Published: 01 August 2017
... precolonial Swahili poetic genre of the utendi . In contrast to previous analyses that have highlighted the appropriation of text to fit local discourses of identity, Vierke argues that the relationship between the Swahili translation and the previous Arabic text is basically aesthetic. Drawing on the concept...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2019) 39 (1): 96–110.
Published: 01 May 2019
..., the Sangitadarpana (“Mirror of Music”) of Harivallabha (ca. 1653). Harivallabha was translating a recent Sanskrit work of the same name: an old-fashioned treatise that nonetheless proved extremely influential in Persian and other Sanskrit works, as well as in miniature painting. This article examines...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1984) 4 (2): 33–37.
Published: 01 August 1984
...Sucheta Mazumdar Copyright 1984: Regents of University of California 1984 SOUTH ASIA BULLETIN, Vol. IV No.2, Fall 1984. LIFE OF STRUGGLE: An Autobiography by Moni Sinha Excerpts and Translation of Sections on...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2011) 31 (2): 355–371.
Published: 01 August 2011
...Michael Gilsenan This article argues for the importance of concepts of translation, conversion, and articulation in the study of inheritance and the transmission of goods among diasporic populations. It focuses on the Hadhrami migrations to Southeast Asia in the nineteenth century, migrations that...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2004) 24 (2): 23–31.
Published: 01 August 2004
...Sumit Guha Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 2004 Transitions and Translations: Regional Power and Vernacular Identity in the Dakhan, 1500–1800 SUMIT GUHA The theoretical underpinnings of reductionist under- paradoxical fate of this effort through the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1991) 11 (1_and_2): 147–150.
Published: 01 August 1991
... Copyright 1992: South Asia Bulletin 1991 South Asia Bulletin, Vol. XI, Nos. 1 & 2 (1991). Two poems of Sivaramani - Translated from Tamil With an introduction by Sitralega Maunaguru The two poems published below were written by Sivaramani, who killed herself on May 19...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 1987) 7 (1_and_2): 69–77.
Published: 01 August 1987
...Eleanor Zelliot Copyright 1987: South Asia Bulletin 1987 SOUTH ASIA BULLETIN Vol. 7 (1987). THE VARlED VOICES OF DALIT POETS FROM MAHARASHTRA: A COLLECTION OF TRANSLATIONS Eleanor Zelliot REVOLUTION...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2018) 38 (1): 57–72.
Published: 01 May 2018
...Kutluğhan Soyubol Considering translation as a convoluted process of transformation between different cultures, this article scrutinizes the work of İzzettin Şadan, the initiator of psychoanalysis in Turkey. Through translations of the works of Western psychoanalysts such as Sigmund Freud, Ernest...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2011) 31 (3): 631–643.
Published: 01 December 2011
... translations. This critical history, however, has all but been lost in the fraught contemporary debates about human rights as a vehicle for radical gender and social change. © 2011 by Duke University Press 2011 observed and He unfolding temporary in a  artisans...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2015) 35 (3): 392–407.
Published: 01 December 2015
... and deploys the colonial context as an analytical lever to pose broader questions concerning the legibility and translation of speculation as both an illicit outside and a complicit inside of the market. Charting key shifts in the two decades before 1947, it maps the governmentalization of speculation...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2015) 35 (2): 375–381.
Published: 01 August 2015
... sphere in the Indian Ocean. The essay discusses the efforts of Gandhi to create a “reading public” as well as the reformist orientation, the importance of translation, the provisional nature of the printed texts, and the use of multiple languages and scripts. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2015) 35 (1): 183–188.
Published: 01 May 2015
... universalism in feminist theory and the ongoing urgency of literal and epistemological translation to the field of feminist studies. © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 Oyewumi He-Yin Zhen Crenshaw feminism colonialism anti-universalism gender difference References Crenshaw Kimberlé...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 May 2015) 35 (1): 188–195.
Published: 01 May 2015
...Mary E. John This essay engages with the text The Birth of Chinese Feminism, which centers primarily on the writings of He-Yin Zhen, one of the earliest Chinese feminists, produced at the turn of the twentieth century and translated into English for the first time. He-Yin offered China and the...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 August 2016) 36 (2): 337–344.
Published: 01 August 2016
...Yoav Di-Capua How does the European historiographical apparatus, or historicism, translate to a non-European context such as that of India? Drawing on Dipesh Chakrabarty's work The Calling of History , this essay suggests that instead of providing a rigid definition of “non-European” historicism...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2016) 36 (3): 500–502.
Published: 01 December 2016
...Wandana Sonalkar Sonalkar's piece is a tribute to the late poet Tulsi Parab and serves as an introduction to the English translations of four of Parab's poems. © 2016 by Duke University Press 2016 Tulsi Parab poetry Marathi Bombay leftist...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2012) 32 (3): 484–491.
Published: 01 December 2012
... comparative literature in Iran in the light of younger scholars’ and graduate students’ interest in interdisciplinary studies, translation, and world literature. This article is a revised version of a paper presented at the American Comparative Literature Association (ACLA) Conference, “Creoles...
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Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East (1 December 2012) 32 (3): 555–562.
Published: 01 December 2012
... journal Middle Eastern Literatures and the series “Middle Eastern Literatures in Translation.” In both cases the primary value is generating dialogue between specialists from different backgrounds. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 Tell Me Something I Don’t Know Michael Beard here...