Author:Roma Chatterji

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Writing Identities: Folklore and Performative Arts of Purulia, Bengal

By: Roma Chatterji

Price: $10.50

Publisher: New Delhi, India, Aryan Books International in Association with Indira Gandhi Nation Centre for the Arts, New Delhi: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 031815

ISBN: 8173053782

Condition: New


Printed Pages: 152 with 8 halftone illustrations. View more info

Speaking With Pictures: Folk Art and the Narrative Tradition in India

By: Roma Chatterji

Price: $19.87

Publisher: New Delhi, Manohar Publishers & Distributors: 2016

Seller ID: 1200815

ISBN: 1138639842

Condition: New


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Wording the World: Veena Das and Scenes of Inheritance

By: Roma Chatterji (Ed.)

Price: $48.00

Publisher: New Delhi, Orient BlackSwan:

Seller ID: 1202407

ISBN: 8125057331

Condition: New


The essays in this book explore the critical possibilities that have been opened by Veena Das’s work. Taking off from her writing on pain as a call for acknowledgment, several essays explore how social sciences render pain, suffering, and the claims of the other as part of an ethics of responsibility. They search for disciplinary resources to contest the implicit division between those whose pain receives attention and those whose pain is seen as out of sync with the times and hence written out of the historical record. Another theme is the co-constitution of the event and the everyday, esp... View more info