Literary and Historical Discourse in Girish Karnad's Tughlaq
- Girish Karnad's Plays: Interventions in Secular Nationhood. Basu, Santanu // Labyrinth: An International Refereed Journal of Postmodern Studi;Jul2014, Vol. 5 Issue 3, p163
The paper focuses on the idea of secular nationhood, the high idealism associated with the idea and unsuccessful attempts at establishing it as a part of state policy with reference to Girish Karnad's plays Tughlaq and Tale-Danda. The primacy granted to secular nationhood in the conception of...
- Karnad renaming apology. // Telegraph (Calcutta, India);11/11/2015, p12
The article reports on the apology issued by actor Girish Karnad in November 2015 over his comments that the international airport in Bangalore, India should have been named after Tipu Sultan instead of Kempegowda, who believed to have founded the city.
- In the city. // India Today;9/ 8/2008, p17
The article presents news briefs in Bangalore, India. Playwright Girish Karnad stated his views on the protest against the banning of dancing and music in nightclubs in the city. Fifteen-year-old music artist Mandara Nagaraj launched her album titled "Dream." A group of eight students from the...
- Encyclopedia on Indian Music Released. // India -- West;12/31/2010, Vol. 36 Issue 6, pC11
The article reports musician, M. Balamuralikrishna, and playwright and actor, Girish Karnad, released an encyclopedia "The Oxford Encyclopedia of the Music of India," which covers the story of music in India, including classical, folk and film music.
- A Perspective on Symbols in Girish Karnad's Tughlaq. Jagadeswari, M. // Language in India;Apr2012, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p100
Imagination creates culture out of nature and it also produces literary language. Symbols are often used to support a literary theme in a subtle manner. Symbol is something that represents something else either by association or by resemblance. The purpose of symbol is to communicate meaning....
- Southern California Actress in Multilingual Film 'Sweet Poison'. // India -- West;9/9/2011, Vol. 36 Issue 42, pC24
The article reports that actress Meghana Mudiyam of Huntington Beach, California will be seen in multilingual film "Sweet Poison," directed by Padma Bhushan and Padma Shri recipient Girish Karnad.
- FOLK THEATRE AND HUMAN COMPLEXITY IN GIRISH KARNAD'S NAGAMANDALA. George, Dolly // Language in India;Oct2007, Vol. 7 Issue 10, p4
The article looks at the elements of folk theater and human complexity in the play "Naga Mandala," by Girish Karnad. The play is based on two folktales of Kannada. It is noted that the energy for the folk-theater comes from the fact that although it seems to uphold traditional values, it also...
- Bhandarkar, Benegal Honored with Hindi Promotion Award. // News India Times;06/29/2012, Vol. 43 Issue 26, p23
The article announces that Indian filmmakers Madhur Bhandarkar, Girish Karnad, and Shyam Benegal were honored with the Ganga Sharan Singh Award by India's President Pratibha Patil.
- New-Morality in Girish Karnad's Naga-Mandala. Kamble, Shri. Shivaji Shankar // Golden Research Thoughts;Dec2011, Vol. 1 Issue 6, Special section p1
Bhalchandra Nemade, a serious critic, advanced the term New Morality as a modern literary value to set a very high premium on the morality of the writer. Nemade dichotomizes morality into two divisions viz. old morality and new morality which is more akin to Mahatma Phule's true morality and...