Ramnabami-Natak: The Story of Ram and Nabami
Providing interesting insights into some of the social beliefs and practices in nineteenth-century Assam, the play also tangentically refers to the colonial encounter, including the birth of the modern subject and the emergence of print culture during that period.
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