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Another Asia: Rabindranath Tagore and Okakura Tenshin by Rustom Bharucha

By Rustom Bharucha

The e-book weaves via an tricky tapestry of rules with regards to pan-Asianism, nationalism, cosmopolitanism, and friendship, and positions the early modernist tensions of the interval within—and against—the spectre of a unified Asia that hid huge political ameliorations. The ebook attracts on pan-Asian works corresponding to The beliefs of the East and The Awakening of the East, in counterpoint to Tagore's radical Nationalism. The booklet, delivering new insights into the ways that the Orient travelled inside and past Asia inspired by means of emergent modes of vernacular cosmopolitanism, will entice scholars and students of cultural reports, South Asian postcolonial literature, literary conception, and function reviews, in addition to basic readers.

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