Journals Higher Education



Published: 29 January 2019

336 Pages | Various

ISBN: 9780199489091

Bookseller Code (06)

The Making of Modern Hindi

Literary Authority in Colonial North India

Author Dr Sujata S. Mody

  • A study of early twentieth century efforts to construct Hindi as a national language and literature.
  • Focuses on the role of Mahavir Prasad Dwivedi and other important figures in creating a Hindi public sphere.
  • Examines the politics of making Hindi modern in colonial north India.

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