"India" in Baltic cultural space: dimensions, perceptions, imaginations

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Collection:
Mokslo publikacijos / Scientific publications
Document Type:
Straipsnis / Article
Language:
Anglų kalba / English
Title:
"India" in Baltic cultural space: dimensions, perceptions, imaginations
In the Journal:
Yearbook of Balkan and Baltic studies [YBBS]. 2019, 2, p. 171-187
Notes:
LDB Open.
Keywords:
LT
Akultūracija; Baltai; Baltijos tautos; Indija; Kultūrinė vaizduotė; Perėmimas; Suvokimas
EN
Acculturation; Baltic; Baltic nations; Cultural imagination; Cultural immagination; India; Perception
Summary / Abstract:

ENThis paper is based on the personal experience of author; it points outs the basic references to both real and imagined India in the Baltic states, Latvia in particular. Apart from the global context of fusion of cultures, the ‘Indian’ – ‘Baltic’ connections lies in national romanticism related to the comparative linguistic, as well as an idea of particular cultural similarities between Indians and Latvians and Lithuanians. [From the publication]

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2613-7852, 2613-7844
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2020-11-16 20:03:21
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