Theatre of Memory: The Plays of Kalidasa

Theatre of Memory: The Plays of Kalidasa

By: Barbara Stoler Miller (author)Paperback

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This volume offers comprehensive analyses and new translations of Kalidasa's three extant plays: Sakuntala and the Ring of Recollection, Urvasi Won by Valor, and Malavika and Agnimitra.

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Barbara Stoler Miller is professor of East-Asian studies at Barnard College, Columbia University. She is the author of several books published by Columbia University Press, includingLove Song of the Dark Lord andThe Hermit and the Love Thief.


Editor's PrefaceA Note on Sanskrit PronunciationIntroduction: Kalidasa's Dramatic UniverseKalidasa's World and His PlaysSanskrit Dramatic Theory and Kalidasa's PlaysSakuntala and the Ring of RecollectionUrvasi Won by ValorMalavika and AgnimitraNotes to the IntroductionNotes to the PlaysSelected Bibliography

Product Details

  • publication date: 12/07/1984
  • ISBN13: 9780231058391
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 387
  • ID: 9780231058391
  • weight: 635
  • ISBN10: 023105839X

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