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Published: 01 July 2019

240 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190249748

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Narrating South Asian Partition

Oral History, Literature, Cinema

Anindya Raychaudhuri

Oxford Oral History Series

  • Offers a unique perspective on the 1947 Indian/Pakistani partition through the use of both private and public forms of memory narrative
  • Features oral history interviews with more than 120 individuals with direct or inherited memory of the partition
  • Compares oral history testimony with cultural products of partition, such as film, television, and literature
  • First oral history account to address the Punjab/Bengal partition