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Title Tamil geographies : cultural constructions of space and place in South India / edited by Martha Ann Selby, Indira Viswanathan Peterson
Imprint Albany : State University of New York Press, c2008
book jacket
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 Ethnology Library  DS432.T3 T355 2008    AVAILABLE    30520020688710
Descript x, 326 p. : ill., map ; 24 cm
Series SUNY series in Hindu studies
Note Includes bibliographical references (p. [293]-308) and index
Dialogues of space, desire, and gender in Tamil caṅkam poetry / Martha Ann Selby -- Four spatial realms in Tirukkōvaiyār / Norman J. Cutler -- The drama of the Kuṟavañci fortune-teller : land, landscape, and social relations in an eighteenth-century Tamil genre / Indira Viswanathan Peterson -- Ruling in the gaze of God : thoughts on Kanchipuram's maṇḍala / D. Dennis Hudson -- Cosmos, realm, and property in early medieval South India / Daud Ali -- Sanctum and gopuram at Madurai : aesthetics of akam and puṟam in Tamil temple architecture / Samuel K. Parker -- From wasteland to bus stand : the relocation of demons in Tamilnadu / Isabelle Clark-Decès -- Waiting for Veḷḷāḷakaṇṭaṉ : narrative, movement, and making place in a Tamil village / Diane P. Mines -- Permeable homes : domestic service, household space, and the vulnerability of class boundaries in urban South India / Sara Dickey -- Gender plays : socio-spatial paradigms on the Tamil popular stage / Susan Seizer
Subject Tamil (Indic people)
Tamil Nadu (India) -- Civilization
Social ecology -- India -- Tamil Nadu
Tamil literature -- Criticism and interpretation
Alt Author Selby, Martha Ann
Peterson, Indira Viswanathan, 1950-
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