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The Resource The life of a text : performing the Rāmcaritmānas of Tulsidas, Philip Lutgendorf

The life of a text : performing the Rāmcaritmānas of Tulsidas, Philip Lutgendorf

Label
The life of a text : performing the Rāmcaritmānas of Tulsidas
Title
The life of a text
Title remainder
performing the Rāmcaritmānas of Tulsidas
Statement of responsibility
Philip Lutgendorf
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Offers a vivid portrait of one community's interaction with its favorite text--the epic Rāmcaritmānas--and the way in which performances of the epic function as a flexible and evolving medium for cultural expression. Anthropologists, historians of religion, and readers interested in the culture of North India and the performance arts will find breadth of subject, careful scholarship, and engaging presentation in this unique and beautifully illustrated examination of Hindi culture
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lutgendorf, Philip
Dewey number
891/.4312
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
PK1947.9.T83
LC item number
R33326 1991eb
Literary form
non fiction
NAL call number
PK1947.9.T83
NAL item number
(INTERNET)
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tulasīdāsa
  • Tulasīdāsa
  • Criticism, Textual
  • Tulasīdāsa
  • TRAVEL
  • LITERARY CRITICISM
  • RELIGION
  • Criticism, Textual
Label
The life of a text : performing the Rāmcaritmānas of Tulsidas, Philip Lutgendorf
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Philip E. Lilienthal book"--Page-facing-t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 449-460) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Note on Transliteration -- The Text and the Research Context -- The Text in Recitation and Song -- The Text Expounded: The Development of Mānas-Kathā -- The Art of Mānas-Kathā -- Words Made Flesh: The Text Enacted -- The Text in a Changing Society -- Glossary of Names with Transliteration
Control code
43476661
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 469 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585131078
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt30qr
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)43476661
Label
The life of a text : performing the Rāmcaritmānas of Tulsidas, Philip Lutgendorf
Publication
Note
"A Philip E. Lilienthal book"--Page-facing-t.p
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 449-460) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
A Note on Transliteration -- The Text and the Research Context -- The Text in Recitation and Song -- The Text Expounded: The Development of Mānas-Kathā -- The Art of Mānas-Kathā -- Words Made Flesh: The Text Enacted -- The Text in a Changing Society -- Glossary of Names with Transliteration
Control code
43476661
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 469 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780585131078
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt30qr
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)43476661

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