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Infinite Variety

A History of Desire in India

Madhavi Menon

‘Elegant, lucid and funny, this book will appeal to as many readers as there are desires.’—Shohini Ghosh‘The history of desire in India,’ writes Madhavi Menon in this splendid book, ‘reveals not purity but impurity as a way of life. Not one answer, but many. Not a single history, but multiple tales cutting across laws and boundaries.’ In Bhakti poe...
Publish Date
2018
May 10
Goodreads rating
3.95
ISBN
9789387693289
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Jul 10, 2020
A very interesting take on how DESIRE has no form or shape. Sharing an excerpt from this wonderful book I’m currently reading.      source