26 Jan

Dear Kitty. Some blog

This video is called RABINDRANATH TAGORE (1961, Documentary) – by Satyajit Ray.

From the International Institute for Asian Studies in Leiden, the Netherlands:

You are warmly welcome to a lecture by Cláudio Costa Pinheiro, in which he investigates the memories of imaginations concerning India, noticeable in publications and iconography produced in Brazil. He departs from the writings produced between 1958 – 2011 by the spirit of Tagore, believed by many to be the Indian poet and political activist R. Tagore, who died in 1949.

Tropical Orientalism: Rabindranath Tagore‘s posthumous imaginations on India

Date & time
12 February 2013, 16.00 – 17.30 hrs

IIAS conference room, Rapenburg 59, Leiden

Cláudio Costa Pinheiro, Associate Professor, The Social Sciences & History School, Getúlio Vargas Foundation Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

In 1958 was written in Brazil a poem entitled “Praise”, signed by “R. Tagore”, identified…

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