Maps, Mother Goddesses and Martyrdom in Modern India

Journal Article

Explores the convergence of mqps, mother/goddesses, and acts of martyrdom in patriotic pictures produced during the twentieth century in India in order to understand how artists pictorially transformed national territory into a tangible and enduring object deemed deserving of the bodily sacrifice of the citizenry.

Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Ramaswamy, S

Published Date

  • 2008

Published In

  • Journal of Asian Studies

Volume / Issue

  • 67 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 1 - 35

PubMed ID

  • 17821819