... DRAMA King Govinda to the beggar girl Aparna, gather to discuss a sacrifice
and its ramifications on human lives. ... of Visarjan lies in the conflict within
Jaising's soul vacillating between the demands of religion and the claims of
Author: Mala Renganathan
Publisher: Anthem Press
‘Rabindranath Tagore's Drama in the Perspective of Indian Theatre’ maps Tagore’s place in the Indian dramatic/performance traditions by examining unexplored critical perspectives on his drama such as his texts as performance texts; their exploration in multimedia; reflections of Indian culture in his plays; comparison with playwrights; theatrical links to his world of music and performance genres; his plays in the context of cross-cultural, intercultural theatre; the playwright as a poet-performer-composer and their interconnections and his drama on the Indian stage.