Indira Viswanathan Peterson Books and Presentations

List of Publications; updated Jan. 2013

This list does not include book reviews.

Lecture in Yale University Religious Studies seminar series:
Mobilizing Chola and Martha Pasts in Colonial South India: King Serfoji II's Reinvention of The Great Temple at Thanjavur

An illustrated lecture

Thursday, September 26, 2013 at 4:00pm
209 William Harkness Hall, 100 Wall St.
New Haven, CT (Yale University Campus)

Sponsored by the Department of Religious Studies, Yale University. For further information, see: Yale Event Information. Indira Viswanathan Peterson is co-author, with architectural historian George Michell, of The Great Temple at Thanjavur: One Thousand Years, 1010 to 2010 (Mumbai: Mag, 2010).

Writing and the Inscription of Power in South Asia
Duke University
April 5-6, 2013

Workshop Schedule

Sotheby's Invitation
The Great Temple at Thanjavur
Southern India
One Thousand Years, 1010 to 2010
Sotheby's 72 & York
September 10, 2011

The Great Temple at Thanjavur
One Thousand Years, 1010-2010

George Michell and Indira V. Peterson. Mumbai: Marg, 2010 (February 16, 2011)

Tamil Geographies: Cultural Constructions of Space and Place in South India

Martha A. Selby and Indira V. Peterson, eds. Albany: State University of New York Press, 2007, pp. 59-86. SUNY Series in Hindu Studies, Wendy Doniger, ed.

Performing Pasts Reinventing the Arts in Modern South India

Indira Viswanathan Peterson and Davesh Soneji, eds. Delhi: Oxford University Press (January 1, 2008)

Design and Rhetoric in a Sanskrit Court: The Kiratarjuniya of Bharavi

Design and Rhetoric in a Sanskrit Court Epic: The Kiråtårjunâya of Bhåravi. Albany: State University of New York Press. (Mar 27, 2003)

Poems to Siva: The Hymns of the Tamil Saints

By Indira Viswanathan Peterson
January 1, 1991

2001
Editor, Indian literature (600 B.C. to the 20th century), The Norton Anthology of World Literature, Second Global Edition (2002). New York: W.W. Norton, 1995. Chief Editors: Sarah Lawall and Maynard Mack.

1997
Editor, Indian literature, One-volume edition of the Expanded Sixth Edition of The Norton Anthology of World Masterpieces. W.W. Norton, 1997. Maynard Mack et al., editors.

1995
Editor, Indian literature (600 B.C. to the 20th century), in the Expanded Sixth Edition of The Norton Anthology of World Masterpieces. 2 volumes and Instructor's Guide. New York: W.W. Norton, 1995. Chief Editor: Maynard Mack.