Rewriting the Gita Govinda for My Grandmother

Rewriting the Gita Govinda for My Grandmother

In this satirical piece, the author rewrites excerpts from Jayadev’s ‘Gita Govinda,’ a 12th century love poem about Radha and Krishna to make it more palatable to her religious grandmother. In the process, she exposes the inconsistencies and fears of the Hindu Right-Wing. Sometime after the term break, right after I finally began to settle …

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