Casting Kings: Bards and Indian Modernity by Jeffrey G. Snodgrass

@article{Peabody2008CastingKB,
  title={Casting Kings: Bards and Indian Modernity by Jeffrey G. Snodgrass},
  author={N. Peabody},
  journal={American Anthropologist},
  year={2008},
  volume={110},
  pages={146-147}
}
  • N. Peabody
  • Published 2008
  • History
  • American Anthropologist
times (especially in instances of folk verse or highly localized vocabulary), transliterated words or passages from the original language are included with translation. This practice adequately serves to preserve the “feel” of the tales without confusing English readers. In an appendix, Naithani catalogues the tales according to the “AarneThompson Tale Type Index Numbers,” situating the material in a context of worldwide folklore research. She also provides a “Glossary of Indian Terms within… Expand