By Arnab Bhattacharya,Mala Renganathan

This is the 1st quantity to concentration particularly on Rabindranath Tagore’s dramatic literature, traveling translations and diversifications of Tagore’s drama, and cross-cultural encounters in his works. As Asia’s first Nobel Laureate, Tagore’s hugely unique performs occupy a critical place within the Indian theatrescape. Tagore experimented with dance, tune, dance drama, and performs, exploring techniques of setting, schooling, gender and ladies, postcolonial encounters, romantic idealism, and universality. Tagore’s drama performs a beneficiant host to experimentations with new functionality modes, just like the writing and staging of an all-women play on degree for the 1st time, or using cross-cultural types reminiscent of Manipuri dance, Thai craft in level layout, or the Baul making a song types. This booklet is a thrilling re-exploration of Tagore’s performs, traveling matters reminiscent of his contribution to Indian drama, drama and atmosphere, feminist readings, postcolonial engagements, cross-cultural encounters, drama as functionality, translational and model modes, the non-translated or the non-translatable Tagore drama, Tagore drama within the twenty first century, and Indian movie. the quantity serves as a wide-ranging and up to date source at the feedback of Tagore drama, and may attract a number Theatre and function students in addition to these drawn to Indian theatre, literature, and film.

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