Books and Authors
Who is the author of “Divine Comedy”? [A]Goethe [B]Milton [C]Dante [D]Shakespeare Show Answer Dante The Divine Comedy is an epic poem written by Dante Alighieri between c. 1308 and his death in 1321. It is widely considered the preeminent work of Italian literature, and is seen as one of the greatest works of world literature. ..
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Who is the author of the book ‘Chronicle of a Corpse Bearer’? [A]Cyrus Mistry [B]KR Meera [C]Jaswinder Singh [D]Madhu Acharya Show Answer Cyrus Mistry The Indian playwright and novelist, Cyrus Mistry has won the 2015 Sahitya Akademi awards for his English novel “Chronicle of a Corpse Bearer”. Mistry’s portrayal of the near-invisible community of Parsi ..
Who was the author of the book ‘Imagined Communities’? [A]Nidhi Eoseewong [B]Salman Rushide [C]Perry Anderson [D]Benedict Anderson Show Answer Benedict Anderson Benedict Anderson was the author of the book ‘Imagined Communities’. He passed away recently. He was a scholar of Southeast Asia who transformed the study of nationalism by positing that nations were “imagined communities” ..
Who of the following is the author of the book titled – ‘flood of Fire’? [A]Jhumpa Lahiri [B]Anita Desai [C]Amitav Ghosh [D]Vikram Seth Show Answer Amitav Ghosh Flood of Fire is written by Indian novelist Amitav Ghosh. It is the last volume of the Ibis trilogy. The other two novels of the trilogy are Sea ..
Who among the following was the author of the “Nritya Ratnakosha”, which gives finest details about Indian music?
Who among the following was the author of the “Nritya Ratnakosha”, which gives finest details about Indian music? [A]Kumbha [B]Bhojraj [C]Rana Raimal [D]None of them Show Answer Kumbha