Click here to download

La Madre India nuda, un affare di Stato nazionale
Author/s: Arundhati Virmani 
Year:  2009 Issue: 76 Language: Italian 
Pages:  26 Pg. 27-52 FullText PDF:  2634 KB
DOI:  10.3280/PASS2009-076002
(DOI is like a bar code for intellectual property: to have more infomation:  clicca qui   and here 

La Madre India nuda, un affare di Stato nazionale - In February 2006, a painting, representing a map of India in the form of a naked woman, entitled "Nude Bharatmata" (Nude Mother India) by Maqbool Fida Husain, appeared in an Indian magazine in English «India Today». A national affair: Nude Bharatmata 2006 analyses reactions in India and abroad, examines the Husain affair in the light of the longue durée of national iconography and highlights the coexistence of different, even conflictual expectations from national representations as India goes "global". Keywords: India, National identity, Iconography, History. Parole chiave: India, Identità nazionale, Iconografia, Storia.

Arundhati Virmani, in "PASSATO E PRESENTE" 76/2009, pp. 27-52, DOI:10.3280/PASS2009-076002


FrancoAngeli is a member of Publishers International Linking Association a not for profit orgasnization wich runs the CrossRef service, enabing links to and from online scholarly content