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When sun meets moon : gender, eros, and ecstasy in Urdu poetry / Scott Kugle.

By: Kugle, Scott Alan, 1969-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookCall no.: PK2168 .K84 2016Series: Islamic civilization and Muslim networks: Publication: Chapel Hill : The University of North Carolina Press, c2016Description: xv, 328 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.ISBN: 9781469628912 (cloth); 1469628910 (cloth); 9781469626772 (pbk.); 1469626772 (pbk.).Subject(s): Siraj Aurangabadi, 1712-1763 -- Criticism and interpretation | Mah-i Liqa, 1768- -- Criticism and interpretation | Urdu poetry -- 18th century -- History and criticism | Urdu poetry -- 19th century -- History and criticism | Love in literature | Ecstasy in literature
Contents:
Celestial bodies seen from Deccan soil -- Siraj's bewilderment -- Siraj's silence -- Eros and spirit -- Poetry as music -- Transit: when Sufis meet Shi'is -- Mah Laqa Bai's radiance -- Mah Laqa Bai's men -- Mah Laqa Bai's shame -- The performance of gender -- Mah Laqa Bai's true love -- Conjunction: when sun meets moon.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 268-303) and index.

Celestial bodies seen from Deccan soil -- Siraj's bewilderment -- Siraj's silence -- Eros and spirit -- Poetry as music -- Transit: when Sufis meet Shi'is -- Mah Laqa Bai's radiance -- Mah Laqa Bai's men -- Mah Laqa Bai's shame -- The performance of gender -- Mah Laqa Bai's true love -- Conjunction: when sun meets moon.

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