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The Spirit of India: An Exploration of Rabindranath Tagore’s and Mahatma Gandhi’s Ideas on Nationalism

Book
Fraser, B. (2016)
The Spirit of India: An Exploration of Rabindranath Tagore’s and Mahatma Gandhi’s Ideas on Nationalism. In K. Tuteja, & K. Chakraborty (Eds.), Tagore and Nationalism, 245-256. BioMed Central. doi:10.1007/978-81-322-3696-2_16
Rabindranath’s stand on the ideas of nation and nationalism has become a part of a national debate that often left him isolated and misunderstood in his own country. This pape...

From the Ganga to the Tay.

Book
Fraser, B. (2008)
From the Ganga to the Tay. Luath Press
From The Ganga to the Tay is an epic poem in which the Indian River Ganges and the Scottish River Tay, the largest waterways in their countries, relate the historical importan...

Beyond binarism: the agency of the writer at the crossroads of change.

Journal Article
Fraser, B. (2013)
Beyond binarism: the agency of the writer at the crossroads of change. Scottish Affairs, 1-16
Inaugural lecture as professor in the Scottish Centre of Tagore Studies, March 2013

Bengal partition stories: an unclosed chapter.

Book
Fraser, B. (2005)
Bengal partition stories: an unclosed chapter. Anthem Press
This book throws new light on post-colonial evaluations of the Partition and its effect on eastern India. Until very recently, a striking state of ‘near silence’ has existed c...

A meeting of two minds: the Geddes-Tagore letters.

Book
Fraser, B. (2004)
A meeting of two minds: the Geddes-Tagore letters. Word Power Books
This seminal correspondence is a testimony to a great friendship, showing how 'The Twain', the East and West, can indeed meet. In the compiled letters, one can see how Patrick...

Scots beneath the Banyan Tree: stories from Bengal.

Book
Fraser, B., & Chitrakar, G. (2009)
Scots beneath the Banyan Tree: stories from Bengal. Luath Press
A collaborative project with a folk artist's scrolls telling the stories of Scots who have become iconic figures in Bengal. Each scroll is accompanied by the story in prose an...

Scottish Orientalism and the Bengal Renaissance: An Introduction

Book Chapter
Fraser, B. (2017)
Scottish Orientalism and the Bengal Renaissance: An Introduction. In T. Mukherjee, A. Sen, & B. Fraser (Eds.), Scottish Orientalism and the Bengal Renaissance: The Continuum of Ideas, 1-14. Luath Press
The historical relationship between Scotland and India is a relatively unexplored part of colonial history. This project seeks to re-examine the interchange of ideas initiated...

Rabindranath Tagore: An Introduction to their Ideas on Education and the Environment

Book
Fraser, B. (2017)
Rabindranath Tagore: An Introduction to their Ideas on Education and the Environment. In B. Fraser, T. Mukherjee, & A. Sen (Eds.), Confluence of Minds: The Rabindranath Tagore and Patrick Geddes Reader on Education and Environment, 1-13. Edinburgh, Scotland: Luath Press
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A meeting of two minds; the relevance of Patrick Geddes and Rabindranath Tagore today.

Presentation / Conference
Fraser, B. (2010, January)
A meeting of two minds; the relevance of Patrick Geddes and Rabindranath Tagore today. Paper presented at IAFOR ACAH Conference, Osaka, Japan

Is this a Brave New World? A postcolonial review of The Tempest.

Book
Fraser, B. (2005)
Is this a Brave New World? A postcolonial review of The Tempest. In G. Tapati, & B. Salil (Eds.), To Times in Hope: Essays in Memory of Professor S.C. Sengupta, 111-120. Blue Pencil

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