Transforming tradition: cultural essays in honour of Mukund Lath
Authored by international scholars, the papers collected in this volume were dedicated to Mukund Lath on the occasion of his 75th anniversary in 2012. Each of the contributions in some way or other reflects the principle of the ongoing transformation of ideas and identities. Systematically, they range from the social sciences to philosophy and literature. Mukund Lath (*1937) is a scholar and a musician, a poet and a patron of art. He was trained in the classical Indian tradition, both literary and musical. A dominant recurring theme in his oeuvre has been tradition as a process of ongoing transformation. Re-creation by transformation is at the heart of tradition. Authored by international scholars, the papers collected in this volume were dedicated to Mukund Lath on
ISBN 13: 9789381571200
ISBN 10: 9381571201
Pages etc.: x+136p., ind., 24cm.
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