Surinam Hindustani pubs. (Was: Gita)

Dick Plukker d.plukker at INTER.NL.NET
Fri Jan 16 15:26:49 UTC 2009

Dear Allan,

At 15:04 15-1-2009 -0500, you wrote:
>Anna and Victor,
>Do either of you know, or know who would know, whether there is much 
>publishing in Surinam Hindustani (Sarnami) in the Netherlands, and 
>where to acquire it?
>Allen W. Thrasher, Ph.D.
>Senior Reference Librarian

You might want to check

A history of literature in the Caribbean. Vol. 2, English- and 
Dutch-speaking regions
by  A. James Arnold, Vera M. Kutzinski, Ineke Phaf-Rheinberger, 2001,
Amsterdam : [Great Britain] : J. Benjamins, ISBN: 9027234485.

Some more Sarnami writers, not yet mentioned in this thread, are

Rahman Khan, Santokhi, Shrinivasi, Candani.

A recent publication, published in the Netherlands:

Raj Mohan, Bapauti / Erfenis. Gedichten. Haarlem: In de Knipscheer, 
2008. ISBN 9789062655991.
(Poems in Sarnami, with a Dutch translation by the author).

Dick Plukker

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