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A Nomad Called Thief: Reflections on Adivasi Silence

Price : $16.75
ISBN # : 9788125030218
Author : G.N. Devy
pages: 200
Edition : Paperback
Volumes : 1
Publisher : Orient Blackswan
Published : 2004

The essays in this book focus on the inadequacies in the way adivases have been looked at and thought about, resulting in their complete marginalisaiton and oppression. The essays are the result of the author`s deep involvement with tribal peoples, their cultures and literaturs, and also ith the problems they face in the `modern` world.



Author Bio: G N Devy is an activist for the cultural and human rights of the nomadic communities and the adivasis of India. He is the founder of Bhasha research and Publication Centre at Baroda for documenting the cultural pratices of these communites, and of the Adivasi Academy at Tejgadh for educating and empowering them.

This book was added to South Asia bookstore on Thursday 03 September, 2015.
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