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'Reading Bollywood': the young audience and Hindi films

Banaji, Shakuntala (2006) 'Reading Bollywood': the young audience and Hindi films. Palgrave Macmillan, New York, US. ISBN 9780230001725

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Reading 'Bollywood' explores the connections between representations of gender, sexuality and ethnicity in Hindi films, socio-political contexts and the construction of gender, sexual and ethnic identity by young audience members in India and the UK. Extended excerpts from in-depth interviews with young viewers, observations and original photographs provide insights about spectatorship as well as material for comparison with theories about Hindi film and studies of film audiences and popular culture worldwide.

Item Type: Book
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Additional Information: © 2006 Palgrave Macmillan Ltd
Divisions: Media and Communications
Subjects: P Language and Literature > PN Literature (General) > PN1993 Motion Pictures
H Social Sciences > HM Sociology
Date Deposited: 11 Mar 2010 12:46
Last Modified: 20 Oct 2021 03:02

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