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Selections from a World Classic (Murty Classical Library of India)
Bullhe Shah's work is among the glories of Panjabi literature, and the iconic eighteenth-century poet is widely regarded as a master of mystical Sufi poetry. His verses, famous for their vivid style and outspoken denunciation of artificial religious divisions, have long been beloved and continue to win audiences around the world. This striking new ...
Poems of the First Buddhist Women
A Translation of the Therigatha (Murty Classical Library of India)
The Therīgāthā is one of the oldest surviving literatures by women, composed more than two millennia ago and originally collected as part of the Pali canon of Buddhist scripture. These poems were written by some of the first Buddhist women--therīs--honored for their religious achievements. Through imaginative verses about truth and freedom, the wom...
Liner Notes for the Revolution
The Intellectual Life of Black Feminist Sound
An award-winning Black feminist music critic takes us on an epic journey through radical sound from Bessie Smith to Beyonc�.Daphne A. Brooks explores more than a century of music archives to examine the critics, collectors, and listeners who have determined perceptions of Black women on stage and in the recording studio. How is it possible, she ask...
Gerald Horne’s new book is a must. – source
Vijay IyerSep 03, 2019