The Problem of Interpreting the Heterodox Poetry in Everyday Politics Ambedkarian Analysis of the Casteist, Patriarchal & Fatalist Interpretations of the Poetry of Shah Abdul Latif

Published: 30 October 2019| Version 1 | DOI: 10.17632/44tvg6rxw5.1
Ghulam Hussain


Selective translation and re-interpretations) Ghulam Hussain ORCID 0000-0002-9538-1840 (Ghulam Hussain is doctoral fellow at the Department of Anthropology, Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad. He can be accessed online at Total Verses: 94 Tables: 15   Methodological Note This is the discursive analysis of conversations held with civil society activists, and the content analysis of the compendiums of the poetry of Latif and the commentaries on the essentialist esoteric and the empirical or social and political content of it. The ethnographic insights, conversations held in 2016 and later in 2019 with 58 odd civil society activists makes up the primary data which is weaved with the existing vernacular literature produced by the progressive and conservative intellectuals that mostly belong to Ashrafia class.



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