Deborah Anna Logan's The Indian Ladies' Magazine, 1901–1938: From Raj to Swaraj PDF

By Deborah Anna Logan

ISBN-10: 1611462215

ISBN-13: 9781611462210

This e-book examines the numerous affects and accomplishments of the Indian girls’ journal, the 1st Indian journal verified and edited through an Indian woman—Kamala Satthianadhan—in English, written via girls, for girls. impacts contain Victorian, Edwardian, and sleek literature and tradition in addition to conventional Indian literature and tradition in the course of the overdue colonial, pre-independence interval. greater than a literary magazine, this ebook additionally addressed social reforms, from “ladies’ philanthropy” to “women’s challenge to women”; the emergence of Indian “identity politics” in accordance with the nationalist and independence routine; the Indian girl query within the context of lady schooling debates and moving strategies of “womanliness”; cultural exchanges recorded through Indian tourists to the United States; and the emergence of Indian nationalism, among international Wars I and II, resulting in independence. This book recorded and took part within the such a lot pivotal second in sleek Indian historical past and did so by way of beautiful to either the conservative and revolutionary socio-political urges marking the period.

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