Witnessing partition

memory, history, fiction
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Routledge , New Delhi, New York
StatementTarun K. Saint
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LC ClassificationsPR9492.6.P37 S25 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 341 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL24425272M
ISBN 139780415564434
LC Control Number2010316581

This book deals with the representation of the Partition of India -- the experience of trauma and violence -- through fiction, literary motifs and narratives, and shows that in examining the nature of such testimony through history, cultural memory has a significant role to play.5/5(2).

Aug 13,  · This book interrogates representations – fiction, literary motifs and narratives – of the Partition of India. Delving into the writings of Khushwant Singh, Balachandra Rajan, Attia Hosain, Abdullah Hussein, Rahi Masoom Raza and Anita Desai, among many others, it highlights the modes of ‘fictive’ testimony that sought to articulate the inarticulate – the experiences of trauma and Cited by: "Witnessing Partition, now updated to include recent writing and scholarship on the afterlives of Partition, remains crucial to our understanding of the many ways in which that process continues to structure politics and culture across the smdphotographie.com recommended." ― Suvir Kaul, A.

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Saint. Important stories in Hindi, English and Punjabi, besides Urdu, interrogated the certitudes of nationalist self-formation, whether in the Progressive mode or otherwise, in the wake of Partition.

Sa’adat Hasan Manto wrote some of his finest stories in Urdu about the Partition in the years before his death in Author: Tarun K. Saint. Read "Witnessing Partition Memory, History, Fiction" by Tarun K. Saint available from Rakuten Kobo. This book interrogates representations – fiction, literary.

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Books about the Indian Subcontinental Partition These are books, both fiction and non-fiction, dealing with the Partition that affected present-day India, Pakistan and Bangladesh. Witnessing Partition: Memory, History, Fiction by.

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Tarun K Saint Tarun K Saint Is the author of books such as Witnessing Partition. Translating Partition: Essays, Stories, Criticism (Studies in Culture & Translation, ALT Series) by Tarun K. Saint and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at smdphotographie.com Mar 26,  · The Long Partition and the Making of Modern South Asia: Refugees, Boundaries, Histories (Cultures of History) st Edition.

Extraordinary human violence and mass displacements call for unusual skills of retelling and witnessing. Zamindar has these in plenty and has given us a redeeming social history that is not merely rich in 4/5(1). Mar 01,  · This book is one of the most brilliant and nuanced of the many works about the Partition of South Asia that have emerged in recent years.

Yasmin Khan, Journal of Interdisciplinary History Zamindar's study stands out for the originality of its conception and its importance in making sense of this seminal event. David Gilmartin, H-Asia. India at Thanks to Rightwing politics, we’re witnessing a second partition The Hindu ‘Two Nationists’, helped along with Islamic fundamentalists, will have nothing to do with secularism now.

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A valuable addition to the growing field of Partition studies, this book will be of interest to scholars of South Asian history, gender studies, and literature. View Show abstract Witnessing.

Apr 12,  · Behind a partition two typists were gossiping about food difficulties, rows in shopping queues, unrest among the women, an attempt to smash into some warehouse. A couple had just moved into a new apartment and they were besieged by salesmen for every kind of product and service.

This was back in the days when dairies still made home deliveries.

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So one busy day a dairyman came to the door. “No,” said the woman firmly, “My husband and I don’t drink milk.” “Be glad to deliver a quart every morning for cooking.” “That’s more than I need. Dec 01,  · In this powerful, compassionate work, one of anthropology's most distinguished ethnographers weaves together rich fieldwork with a compelling critical analysis in a book that will surely make a signal contribution to contemporary thinking about violence and how it affects everyday life.

Veena Das examines case studies including the extreme violence of the Partition of India in and. Discuss Tamas as a partition novel. print Print; Perspectives from the s and 70s” in the edited volume Witnessing Partition: smdphotographie.com will help you with any book or any question.

Witnessing Partition focuses on literary representations of the partition, which, I will argue, offer crucial insights into the traumatic effects extreme violence has had on the collective psyche and imagination over time. Through contextual readings I hope to indicate the. Sep 04,  · The book is in “high demand”,he said adding,along with it,other books on history of Partition are also witnessing increasing demands.

Other than ‘Jinnah: India,Partition,Independence’,Rupa is also offering books like ‘Last Days of British Raj’ and Works For: The Indian Express. Shelah's result answered a question of Erdős and Hajnal in the negative: the Sierpiński partition witnessing 2 ℵ 0 ↛ [ℵ 1] 2 2 cannot be generalized from two colors to three colors in ZFC.

Shelah [] proved that it is consistent that for every order type θ and cardinal κ. Tarun K. Saint in Witnessing Partition: Memory, History, Fiction (), focuses on the literary representations of the Partition which offer crucial insights into the traumatic effects extreme violence has had on the collective psyche and imagination over time.

The study maps. The Pity of Partition Ayesha Jalal Published by Princeton University Press Jalal, Ayesha. The Pity of Partition: Manto's Life, Times, and Work across the India-Pakistan smdphotographie.com by: He is the author of Witnessing Partition (), based on his doctoral dissertation.

He edited Bruised Memories: Communal Violence and the Writer () and co-edited (with Ravikant) Translating Partition (). His most recent co-edited volume is Looking Back: India’s Partition, 70 Years On (), with Rakhshanda Jalil and Debjani Sengupta.

Jun 23,  · I will focus on the plight of children during the partition.

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The partition of India took place on the basis of religious demographics. I would suggest you to read Urvashi Butalia’s book “The other side of silence “where she focuses on the oral nar. many recent titles suggest, the interest in witnessing, memory, and personal accounts has come to characterize a new direction in Partition historiography.

One relevant and recent example is Sukeshi Karma’s book Bearing Witness: Partition, Independence, End of the.Sep 04,  · The book is in "high demand", he said adding, along with it, other books on history of Partition are also witnessing increasing demands.

Other than Jinnah: India, Partition, Independence, Rupa is also offering books like Last Days of British Raj and Witness to .Aug 04,  · Barnes TSX/TTSX vs Nosler Partition.

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