Sheldon I. Pollock
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Articles

  1. Pollock, Sheldon I. “Small Philology and Large Philology.” Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 38, no. 1 (May 2018): 122–27. https://doi.org/10.1215/1089201x-4390027. | PDF

  2. ———. „Wie Wir Lesen“. Geschichte der Germanistik 53/54 (2018): 62–76.

  3. ———. „Aufsätze: What Should a Classical Library of India Be?“ Herausgegeben von Christoph König, Marcel Lepper, und Wallstein-Verlag. Geschichte der Germanistik Historische Zeitschrift für die Philologien., 2018. | PDF

  4. ———. «La filologia nel mondo». Rivista di Filologia e di Istruzione Classica 145, n. 1 (2017): 221–51. | PDF

  5. ———. “Conundrums of Comparison.” KNOW: A Journal on the Formation of Knowledge 1, no. 2 (September 2017): 273–94. https://doi.org/10.1086/693381. | PDF

  6. ———. “The Columbia Global Humanities Project.” Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 37, no. 1 (May 2017): 113–16. https://doi.org/10.1215/1089201x-3821345. | PDF

  7. ———. “Areas, Disciplines, and the Goals of Inquiry.” The Journal of Asian Studies 75, no. 4 (November 2016): 913–28. https://doi.org/10.1017/S002191181600111X. | PDF

  8. ———. “Philology and Freedom.” Philological Encounters 1, no. 1 (January 2016): 4–30. https://doi.org/10.1163/24519197-00000012.

  9. ———. “Rice and Ragi: Remembering URA.” Seminar, no. 666 (February 2015): 16–20. https://www.india-seminar.com/2015/666/666_sheldon_pollock.htm. | PDF

  10. Pollock, Sheldon I., and U. R. Ananthamurthy, trans. by. “State of Nature (Prakriti).” Seminar, no. 666 (February 2015): 77–82. http://www.india-seminar.com/2015/666/666_u_r_ananthamurthy.htm. Reprint, New Delhi: Aleph Books, 2018. | PDF

  11. Pollock, Sheldon I. “The Alternative Classicism of Classical India.” Seminar, no. 671 (2015). http://www.india-seminar.com/2015/671/671_sheldon_pollock.htm. Reprinted with emendations from “Indian Classicity.” | PDF

  12. ———. “Philologia Rediviva?” American Academy of Arts and Sciences Bulletin 68, no. 4 (2015): 34–36. https://www.amacad.org/news/philologia-rediviva. Reprint, Geschichte der Germanistik 49/50 (2016): 130-134. | PDF

  13. ———. “Liberating Philology.” Verge 1, no. 1 (2015): 16–21. | PDF

  14. ———. “Philology in Three Dimensions.” Postmedieval: a Journal of Medieval Cultural Studies 5, no. 4 (December 2014): 398–413. https://doi.org/10.1057/pmed.2014.33. | PDF

  15. ———. “What Is South Asian Knowledge Good for?” South Asia Institute Papers / Beiträge Des Südasianinstituts, no. 1 (2014): 1–22. | PDF

  16. ———. “Kritische Philologie.” Geschichte Der Germanistik, no. 45-46 (2014): 5–12.

  17. ———. “Commentary on De Pee: Epycycles of Cathay.” Fragments: Interdisciplinary Approaches to the Study of Ancient and Medieval Pasts 2 (2012): 68–75. http://hdl.handle.net/2027/spo.9772151.0002.005. | PDF

  18. ———. “Vyakti and the History of Rasa.” Vimarsha, Journal of the Rasthriya Sanskrit Sansthan, no. 6 (2012): 232–53. Special issue, World Sanskrit Conference. | PDF

  19. ———. “Crisis in the Classics.” Social Research: An International Quarterly 78, no. 1 (2011): 21–48. https://muse.jhu.edu/article/528113/summary. Reprint, New Delhi: Rupa, 2012: 20-46; Tamil translation, Manarkeni (Chennai) (June 2012): 47-56. | PDF

  20. ———. “Indian Philology and India’s Philology.” Journal Asiatique 299, no. 1 (2011): 423–42. | PDF

  21. ———. “Future Philology? The Fate of a Soft Science in a Hard World.” Critical Inquiry 35, no. 4 (January 2009): 931–61. https://doi.org/10.1086/599594. German translation, Geschichte der Germanistik 35-36 (2009): 25-50; Russian translation, New Literary Observer (Moscow) 110 (April 2011): 92-114. | PDF

  22. ———. „Zukunftsphilologie?“ Herausgegeben von Christoph König und Marcel Lepper. Geschichte der Germanistik Mitteilungen, 2009, 25–50. German translation of "Future Philology?" | PDF

  23. ———. “The Real Classical Language Debate.” The Hindu, November 2008. https://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-opinion/The-real-classical-languages-debate/article15349919.ece. | PDF

  24. ———. “Is There an Indian Intellectual History? Introduction to ‘Theory and Method in Indian Intellectual History.’” Journal of Indian Philosophy 36, no. 5-6 (2008): 533–42. https://doi.org/10.1007/s10781-008-9051-y. | PDF

  25. ———. “Towards a Political Philology: D D Kosambi and Sanskrit.” Economic and Political Weekly 43, no. 30 (July 2008): 52–59. Revised in, D D Kosambi: Unsettling the Past, ed. Meera Kosambi. Delhi: Permanent Black, 2013. | PDF

  26. ———. “The Problem of Early Modernity in the Sanskrit Intellectual Tradition.” International Association of Asian Studies Newsletter 43 (2007): 8–9.

  27. ———. “Pretextures of Time.” History and Theory 46 (October 2007): 364–81. | PDF

  28. ———. “We Need to Find What We Are Not Looking For.” International Institute for Asian Studies Newsletter 43 (2007): 1, 4–5. | PDF

  29. ———. “Sanskrit Knowledge on the Eve of Colonialism and at the Dawn of Globalization.” Tattvabodha: Essays from the Lecture Series of the National Mission for Manuscripts 1 (2006): 29–47. | PDF

  30. ———. “Forms of Knowledge in Early Modern South Asia: Introduction.” Comparative Studies of South Asia, Africa and the Middle East 24, no. 2 (2004): 19–21. https://muse.jhu.edu/article/181659. | PDF

  31. ———. “The Meaning of Dharma and the Relationship of the Two Mīmāṃsās: Appayya Dīkṣita’s ‘Discourse on the Refutation of a Unified Knowledge-System of Pūrvamīmāṃsā and Uttaramīmāṃsā.” Journal of Indian Philosophy 32 (2004): 769–811. Reprint, Delhi, 2010. | PDF

  32. ———. “Introduction: Working Papers on Sanskrit Knowledge-Systems on the Eve of Colonialism.” Journal of Indian Philosophy 30, no. 5 (2002): 431–39. | PDF

  33. ———. “New Intellectuals in Seventeenth-Century India.” The Indian Economic and Social History Review 38, no. 1 (2001): 3–31. Reprint in, Medieval Mentality, ed. Eugenia Vanina and D. N. Jha. Delhi: Tulika, 2009. | PDF

  34. ———. “The Social Aesthetic And Sanskrit Literary Theory.” Journal of Indian Philosophy 29, no. 1/2 (2001): 197–229. https://www.jstor.org/stable/23496871. Reprint in, Abhinavagupta: Reconsiderations, ed. Makarand Paranjape and Sunthar Visuvalingam. New Delhi: Samvad India Foundation, 2005. | PDF

  35. ———. “The Death of Sanskrit.” Comparative Studies in Society and History 43, no. 2 (2001): 392–426. | PDF

  36. ———. “Indian Knowledge Systems on the Eve of Colonialism.” Intellectual History Newsletter 22 (2000): 1–16.

  37. Pollock, Sheldon I., and Carol Appadurai Breckenridge. “In Honor of D. R. Nagaraj.” Public Culture 12, no. 3 (2000): xiv–xiv. https://muse.jhu.edu/article/26219. | PDF

  38. Pollock, Sheldon I. “Cosmopolitan and Vernacular in History.” Public Culture 12, no. 3 (September 2000): 591–625. https://muse.jhu.edu/article/26221. | PDF

  39. ———. “India in the Vernacular Millennium: Literary Culture and Polity, 1000-1500.” Edited by S. N. Eisenstadt, Wolfgang Schluchter, and Björn Wittrock. Daedalus 127, no. 3 (1998): 41–74. Special issue, Early Modernities: Varieties and Transitions, ed. S. N. Eisenstadt, Wolfgang Schluchter, and Björn Wittrock. | PDF

  40. ———. “Bhoja’s Śṛṅgāraprakāśa and the Problem of Rasa: A Historical Introduction and Translation.” Asiatische Studien/Études Asiatiques 52, no. 1 (1998): 117–92. | PDF

  41. ———. “The Cosmopolitan Vernacular.” The Journal of Asian Studies 57, no. 1 (February 1998): 6–37. https://doi.org/10.2307/2659022. | PDF

  42. ———. “Book Review of Genres Littéraires En Inde by Nalini Balbir.” Journal of the American Oriental Society 115, no. 4 (October 1995): 685. https://doi.org/10.2307/604737. | PDF

  43. ———. “Literary History, Region, and Nation in South Asia: Introductory Note.” Social Scientist 23, no. 10-12 (1995): 1–7. https://www.jstor.org/stable/3517879. | PDF

  44. ———. “Literary History, Indian History, World History.” Social Scientist 23, no. 10-12 (1995): 112–42. | PDF

  45. ———. “Public Poetry in Sanskrit.” Indian Horizons 44, no. 4 (1995): 84–106. Special issue, Sanskrit Literature, ed. A. N. D. Haksar. | PDF

  46. ———. “Rāmāyaṇa and Political Imagination in India.” The Journal of Asian Studies 52, no. 2 (May 1993): 261–97. https://doi.org/10.2307/2059648. Reprint in, Debates in History, ed. David N. Lorenzen. Delhi: Oxford U. Press, 2004. | PDF

  47. ———. “From Discourse of Ritual to Discourse of Power in Sanskrit Culture.” Journal of Ritual Studies 4, no. 2 (1990): 315–45. | PDF

  48. ———. “Humanities in South Asian Studies.” Items: Social Science Research Council 44, no. 4 (December 1990): 81–82. | PDF

  49. ———. “Mīmāṃsā and the Problem of History in Traditional India.” Journal of the American Oriental Society 109, no. 4 (October 1989): 603–11. | PDF

  50. ———. «Ideología y narrativa en el Rāmāyaṇa De Vālmīki». Estudios de Asia y Africa 22, n.º 3 (julio de 1987): 336-54. https://www.jstor.org/stable/40313103. | PDF

  51. ———. “Rāma’s Madness.” Wiener Zeitschrift Für Die Kunde Südasiens 29 (1985): 43–56. | PDF

  52. ———. “The Theory of Practice and the Practice of Theory in Indian Intellectual History.” Journal of the American Oriental Society, no. 105 (1985): 499–519. | PDF

  53. ———. “Daniel Henry Holmes Ingalls.” Journal of the American Oriental Society 105, no. 3 (July 1985): 387–89. https://doi.org/10.2307/601525. | PDF

  54. ———. “Rākṣasas and Others.” Indologica Taurinensia, Journal of the International Association of Sanskrit Studies 13 (1985): 263–81. | PDF

  55. ———. “Ātmānaṃ Mānuṣam Manye: Dharmākūtam on the Divinity of Rāma.” Journal of the Oriental Institute 33, no. 3–4 (March 1984): 231–43. | PDF

  56. ———. “The Divine King in the Indian Epic.” Journal of the American Oriental Society 104, no. 3 (July 1984): 505–28. https://doi.org/10.2307/601658. | PDF

  57. ———. “Some Lexical Problems in Vālmīki Rāmāyaṇa.” Rtam: Journal of Akhila Bharatiya Sanskrit Parishad XI-XV (1983): 271–88. B. R. Saxsena Special Volume. | PDF