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By Urvashi Butalia

ISBN-10: 9383074779

ISBN-13: 9789383074778

The darkish legacies of partition have solid an extended shadow at the lives of individuals of India, Pakistan and Bangladesh. The borders that have been drawn in 1947, and redrawn in 1971, divided not just international locations and histories but in addition households and acquaintances. The essays during this quantity discover new floor in Partition learn, taking a look into components corresponding to artwork, literature, migration, and notions of ‘foreignness’ and ‘belonging’. It brings concentration to hitherto unaddressed parts of partition akin to the northeast and Ladakh.

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