The Man Who Was a Woman and Other Queer Tales from Hindu Lore (Hardcover)

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Pattanaik's academic background is in medicine and medical writing, but his specialty has turned out to be mythology and its relevance in modern society. Here he compiles some 60 subversive Indian folk tales and other lore relating to sex and gender. His extensive introduction argues against a norma.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781560231806
ISBN-10: 1560231807
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: January 8th, 2002
Pages: 165
Language: English
Series: Haworth Gay & Lesbian Studies