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Author Sahota, G. S., author
Title Late colonial sublime : neo-epics and the end of Romanticism / G. S. Sahota
Imprint Evanston, Illinois : Northwestern University Press, 2018
book jacket
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 人文社會聯圖  PK2037 .S24 2018    AVAILABLE    30610020574687
Descript xiv, 277 pages : illustration ; 24 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Series FlashPoints
FlashPoints (Evanston, Ill.)
Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-271) and index
Introduction: Aporias of modernity -- Fractured frames: imperial parallax and disjointed time -- Commodity and sublimity: mimesis of the immaterial -- Romanticism's horizons, or the transmission of critique -- Atmospherics of imperialism: Benjamin's sublime -- Neo-epic constellation: out of British India -- Hali's transvaluation of modernity: allegories of Marsiya -- Iqbal, or the Sturm und Drang of late colonial India: resemblances of pure content -- Utility and culture: modern subjectivity and Hindi neo-traditional aesthetics -- Epilogue: Melancholic ornament: TV Ramayana, nostalgia, and kitsch as counter-Enlightenment
Subject Hindi literature -- India -- 19th century -- History and criticism
Hindi literature -- India -- 20th century -- History and criticism
Urdu literature -- India -- 19th century -- History and criticism
Urdu literature -- India -- 20th century -- History and criticism
Romanticism -- India
Sublime, The, in literature
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