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Book: Charming Beauties and Frightful Beasts

Chapter: Beware the Crocodile: Female and Male Nature in Aśvaghoṣa’s Saundarananda

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.21343


In this chapter, the author looks at anxieties of masculinity as expressed through the figurative language which likens women and men to animals in Aśvaghoṣa’s Saundaranand.

Chapter Contributors

  • Alice Collett ( - collett) 'York St John University'