GREAT BOOKS OF INDIA

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Reading and composition based on 10 classic works of Indian literature ranging from the ancient Sanskrit epics to modern novels by Indian and western authors. Weekly composition on texts and topics read and discussed in class. Satisfies the first half of the Reading and Composition requirement.

Textbook(s)

The Mahabharata, C. V. Narasimhan, Columbia University Press, ISBN: 0231110553

The Ramayana, R. K. Narayan, Penguin, ISBN: 0143039679

Splitting the Difference: Gender and Myth in Ancient Greece and India, Wendy Doniger, University of Chicago Press, ISBN: 0226156419

The Baburnama: Memoirs of Babur, Prince and Emperor, W. M. Thackston Jr., Random House, ISBN: 035761373

The Craft of Research, Wayne Booth, University of Chicago Press, ISBN: 0226065669

Fall 2012