The Resource A Spiritual Bloomsbury : Hinduism and Homosexuality in the Lives and Writings of Edward Carpenter, E.M. Forster, and Christopher Isherwood, (electronic resource)

A Spiritual Bloomsbury : Hinduism and Homosexuality in the Lives and Writings of Edward Carpenter, E.M. Forster, and Christopher Isherwood, (electronic resource)

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A Spiritual Bloomsbury : Hinduism and Homosexuality in the Lives and Writings of Edward Carpenter, E.M. Forster, and Christopher Isherwood
Title
A Spiritual Bloomsbury
Title remainder
Hinduism and Homosexuality in the Lives and Writings of Edward Carpenter, E.M. Forster, and Christopher Isherwood
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Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A Spiritual Bloomsbury is an exploration of how three English writers_Edward Carpenter, E.M. Forster, and Christopher Isherwood_sought to come to terms with their homosexuality by engagement with Hinduism
Dewey number
306.766
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR4451.Z5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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A Spiritual Bloomsbury : Hinduism and Homosexuality in the Lives and Writings of Edward Carpenter, E.M. Forster, and Christopher Isherwood, (electronic resource)
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Publication
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online resource
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cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Other Books by Antony Copley; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Preface; Prologue; PART ONE -- MANAGING THE TRANSGRESSIVE; CHAPTER ONE -- Between Two Gurus: Edward Carpenter and Malt Whitman; Background; Walt Whitman; Socialism: the God that Failed; Hiatus; Notes; CHAPTER TWO -- Between Two Gurus: Edward Carpenter and Ilakkanam the Grammarian; Connections with India; Illakanam the Grammarian; Hinduism; Sexuality and the Subcontinent; Empire and Beyond; Contemporary Response; Conclusion; Notes
  • CHAPTER THREE -- The Disciple Turned Guru: Edward Carpenter, Sexologist and MysticSexologist; The Wilde Affair and Its Aftermath; Mystic; Disciples; Conclusion; Notes; PART TWO -- LOVE IN ABSENTIA; CHAPTER FOUR -- Forster, Religion, and Sexuality; Liberal Humanism; Religion; Mysticism; The Maternal; Sexuality; Syed Ross Masood and Mohammed el Adl; The Three Indian Visits; Toward India; Notes; CHAPTER FIVE -- Forster and the Krishna Cult; The Enormity of India; Hinduism; The Krishna Cult; Forster and the Krishna Cult; Conclusion; Notes; PART THREE -- THE ATMAN DENIED
  • CHAPTER SIX -- Isherwood and Swami Prabhavananda: The Guru-Disciple RelationshipToward a Conversion to Vedantism; Swami Prabhavananda as the Disciple; The Brahmananda Prabhavananda Guru-Disciple Relationship; Comparative Sadhanas in India; Prabhavanandas American Challenge; Isherwood the Disciple; Comparative Discipleships; The Problematic of the Guru-Disciple Relationship; Conclusion; Notes; CHAPTER SEVEN -- Isherwoods Vedantist Quest: Transcending the Ego; Isherwood as Translator; Yoga; Alternative Accounts of Yoga; Prabhavanandas Vedantism; The Vedantist Problematic Explored
  • Auden and IsherwoodHeardism; Pacifism; Beyond Christopher; In the Way of the Atman; The Eternal Feminine; The Problematic of the Atman Quest; Conclusion; Notes; Epilogue; APPENDIX -- Extracts from a Diary of the Visit to India 1999; Bibliography; Index; About the Author
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ocn854977856
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unknown
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1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
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Access restricted to subscribing institution
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computer
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rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
9C60210E-C030-4DB3-988A-76B305038706
Label
A Spiritual Bloomsbury : Hinduism and Homosexuality in the Lives and Writings of Edward Carpenter, E.M. Forster, and Christopher Isherwood, (electronic resource)
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Other Books by Antony Copley; Title Page; Copyright Page; Dedication; Table of Contents; Preface; Prologue; PART ONE -- MANAGING THE TRANSGRESSIVE; CHAPTER ONE -- Between Two Gurus: Edward Carpenter and Malt Whitman; Background; Walt Whitman; Socialism: the God that Failed; Hiatus; Notes; CHAPTER TWO -- Between Two Gurus: Edward Carpenter and Ilakkanam the Grammarian; Connections with India; Illakanam the Grammarian; Hinduism; Sexuality and the Subcontinent; Empire and Beyond; Contemporary Response; Conclusion; Notes
  • CHAPTER THREE -- The Disciple Turned Guru: Edward Carpenter, Sexologist and MysticSexologist; The Wilde Affair and Its Aftermath; Mystic; Disciples; Conclusion; Notes; PART TWO -- LOVE IN ABSENTIA; CHAPTER FOUR -- Forster, Religion, and Sexuality; Liberal Humanism; Religion; Mysticism; The Maternal; Sexuality; Syed Ross Masood and Mohammed el Adl; The Three Indian Visits; Toward India; Notes; CHAPTER FIVE -- Forster and the Krishna Cult; The Enormity of India; Hinduism; The Krishna Cult; Forster and the Krishna Cult; Conclusion; Notes; PART THREE -- THE ATMAN DENIED
  • CHAPTER SIX -- Isherwood and Swami Prabhavananda: The Guru-Disciple RelationshipToward a Conversion to Vedantism; Swami Prabhavananda as the Disciple; The Brahmananda Prabhavananda Guru-Disciple Relationship; Comparative Sadhanas in India; Prabhavanandas American Challenge; Isherwood the Disciple; Comparative Discipleships; The Problematic of the Guru-Disciple Relationship; Conclusion; Notes; CHAPTER SEVEN -- Isherwoods Vedantist Quest: Transcending the Ego; Isherwood as Translator; Yoga; Alternative Accounts of Yoga; Prabhavanandas Vedantism; The Vedantist Problematic Explored
  • Auden and IsherwoodHeardism; Pacifism; Beyond Christopher; In the Way of the Atman; The Eternal Feminine; The Problematic of the Atman Quest; Conclusion; Notes; Epilogue; APPENDIX -- Extracts from a Diary of the Visit to India 1999; Bibliography; Index; About the Author
Control code
ocn854977856
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (access may be restricted)
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institution
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
9C60210E-C030-4DB3-988A-76B305038706

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