Madeleine Slade (Mirabehn): A Pilgrimage

  • Imsurenla T Jamir University of Hyderabad


When two cultures come into contact with each other, there is a play of power and supremacy. This is a social reality and something that people have to deal with not only in the socio-political sense, but also in emotional states. Gandhi and Slade’s relationship shows the reality of emotional unrest. This perhaps is overlooked when there are bigger social and political problems lurking around. This paper attempts to understand the journey of Gandhi and Madeline Slade though the correspondence they shared.


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How to Cite
Jamir, I. (2021). Madeleine Slade (Mirabehn): A Pilgrimage. The South Asianist Journal, 8, 58-80. Retrieved from