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Author Anantharam, Anita.
Title Bodies that remember : women's indigenous knowledge and cosmopolitanism in South Asian poetry / Anita Anantharam.
Published Syracuse, N.Y. : Syracuse University Press, 2012.
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 Floor4  PK5420 .A53 2012    IN LIBRARY
Edition 1st ed.
Description xxii, 252 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Gender and globalization
Gender and globalization.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 219-230) and index.
Contents One day the girl will return -- Intervals in time, interplay of feelings : empowerment as process -- Through the looking glass of poetry : grounding metaphor and illuminating women's history -- "Pink in the black border" : feminism, nationalism, and Islamic revitalization -- "One day the girl will return" : compassion as social praxis -- Visionary activism : religion, metaphor, and feminist history.
Subject South Asian poetry -- History and criticism.
Women and literature -- South Asia.
Women in literature.
ISBN 9780815632634 (cloth : alk. paper)
0815632630 (cloth : alk. paper)
OCLC number 713189574