Ghalib: Innovative Meanings and the Ingenious Mind

By: Gopi Chand Narang (Author) & Surinder Deol (Tr.)

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In this book, Gopi Chand Narang studies Ghalib’s poetics by tracing the archetypical roots of his creative consciousness and enigmatic thought in Buddhist dialectical philosophy, particularly in the concept of shunyata. He underscores the importance of the Mughal era’s Sabke Hindi poetry, especially through Bedil, whom Ghalib considered his mentor. The author also engages with Ghalib criticism that has flourished since his death and analyses the important works of the poet, including pieces from early Nuskhas and Divan-e Ghalib, strengthening this central argument. PRINTED PAGES: 488.

Title: Ghalib: Innovative Meanings and the Ingenious Mind

Author Name: Gopi Chand Narang (Author) & Surinder Deol (Tr.)

Categories: India, Language and Literature,

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2017

ISBN: 0199475911

ISBN 13: 9780199475919

Binding: Hardcover

Seller ID: 900657

Keywords: Ghalib: Innovative Meanings and the Ingenious Mind Gopi Chand Narang (Author) & Surinder Deol (Tr.)