Monday 12 June 2023

Book Review - Courting Hindustan - Radhika Rani

Courting Hindustan: The Consuming Passions of Iconic Women Performers of India

Through a series of ten chapters, Gupta carefully re-constructs the nuanced lives of some of the most famous female performing artistes from medieval to modern India. And in doing so, he offers an alternative interpretation that challenges the otherwise prevalent perception of such performers as being the bane of our society and its 'culture'.

Author: Madhur Gupta

Rupa Publications, New Delhi (2023)
Price: INR 295
ISBN: 978-93-5702-103-6

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