Bountiful Instructions for Enlightenment

Bountiful Instructions for Enlightenment Bountiful Instructions for Enlightenment is the long awaited debut collection of poetry by Minal Hajratwala whose nonfiction book Leaving India earned four literary awards in Hajratwala s writin
  • Title: Bountiful Instructions for Enlightenment
  • Author: Minal Hajratwala
  • ISBN: 9780986065217
  • Page: 401
  • Format: Paperback
  • Bountiful Instructions for Enlightenment
    Bountiful Instructions for Enlightenment is the long awaited debut collection of poetry by Minal Hajratwala, whose nonfiction book Leaving India earned four literary awards in 2009 Hajratwala s writing across many genres has always been rooted in poetry This innovative book gathers poems and performance texts written over two decades including, for the first time in prinBountiful Instructions for Enlightenment is the long awaited debut collection of poetry by Minal Hajratwala, whose nonfiction book Leaving India earned four literary awards in 2009 Hajratwala s writing across many genres has always been rooted in poetry This innovative book gathers poems and performance texts written over two decades including, for the first time in print, the script for her theatrical extravaganza Avatars Gods for a New Millennium In Avatars, which premiered at the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco in 1999, various invented and real deities duel for the passions of the audience The poems in Bountiful Instructions for Enlightenment are lyrical and scathing in their approach to identity, spirituality, and the catastrophes of the modern world Hajratwala draws on her decades long journey as a seeker wrestling the sacred and the profane, urging them toward intimate and occasionally ecstatic union She charms, sears, shocks and delights us, writes renowned poet Meena Alexander Hajratwala s work has been lauded as original, electric, and explosive.
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  • Minal Hajratwala

    Minal Hajratwala is a writer, performer, poet, and queer activist based in San Francisco, where she was born before being whisked off to be raised in New Zealand and suburban Michigan She is the author of Leaving India My Family s Journey From Five Villages to Five Continents Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, March 2009 She spent seven years researching and writing the book, traveling the world to interview than seventy five members of her extended family In 1999, her one woman show, Avatars Gods for a New Millennium, was commissioned by the Asian Art Museum of San Francisco in 1999 She was an editor and reporter for eight years at the San Jose Mercury News, and was a National Arts Journalism Program fellow at Columbia University s Graduate School of Journalism in 2000 01 She is a graduate of Stanford University.

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  • This is a gorgeous perfectly curated collection of pieces by a brilliant writer A delight to read with important topic handled beautifully.



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