SACC NOTES has received the following book for review: CASTING KINGS:
BARDS AND INDIAN MODERNITY by Jeffrey G. Snodgrass. NY, Oxford
Press, 2006. The author is Associate Professor of Anthropology at
Colorado State U. (From the back cover): "Based on three years of
fieldwork in the Indian state of Rajasthan, Casting Kings explores
the way in which seminomadic performers known as Bhats understand and
also subvert caste hierarchies..."
Anyone interested in reviewing this for SACC NOTES please let me know.
Lloyd Miller (Editor)
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