Reversing the Gaze

Amar Singh's Diary, A Colonial Subject's Narrative of Imperial India 2/e
Author(s): 
Rudolph, Susanne
Author(s): 
Rudolph, Lloyd
Author(s): 
Kanota, Mohan Singh
ISBN: 
9780198075073
Date published: 
July 2011
Paperback
Price: 
£19.99

This book contains selections from the diary of Amar Singh from the year 1898 to 1905, recording his sense of discovery and surprise at diverse sites: the Jodhpur Court, women's quarters of the Jodhpur Haveli, Lord Curzon's Imperial Cadet Corps. The new epilogue updates research on and brings together various aspects of ethnographic writings.