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Published: 10 September 2015

488 Pages


ISBN: 9780199374175

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Kabir Oral Traditions and Performative Worlds in Northern India

Linda Hess

  • First-ever study of Kabir oral traditions, based on more than ten years of fieldwork
  • Informed by extensive knowledge of written traditions
  • Combines ethnography, text study, theory, and connections between the oral-performative, the written, and other media