symposium participants

  • The Problem
    Posed by Aarti Sethi, researcher, Delhi

  • COSMOPOLITAN DREAMS
    Ranjani Mazumdar, Associate Professor, Cinema Studies, School of Arts and Aesthetics, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi

  • GOOD GIRLS, BAD GIRLS
    Debashree, Mukherjee, M. Phil scholar, School of Arts and Aesthetics, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi

  • ROMANCING HISTORY AND HISTORICIZING ROMANCE
    Bindu Menon M., Assistant Professor, Lady Shri Ram College for Women, University of Delhi

  • MUSLIMNESS IN HINDI CINEMA
    Anand Vivek Taneja, Ph. D scholar, Department of Anthropology, Columbia University, New York

  • MAHANAYIKA MADAM
    Smita Mitra, Assistant Professor, Delhi College of Arts and Commerce, Delhi University

  • THE LIMITS OF DESIRE
    Ira Bhaskar, Associate Professor, Cinema Studies, School of Arts and Aesthetics, Jawaharlal Nehru University, Delhi

# 598
 June 2009


CIRCUITS OF CINEMA
a symposium on Indian cinema
in the 1940s and '50s




cover design by Meghna Saraogi

 

 

 

 

  • FROM SONGS TO SPEECH
    Rajan Krishnan, Ph. D scholar, Department of Anthropology, Columbia University, New York

  • THE SINGER, THE STAR AND THE CHORUS
    Shikha Jhingan, Assistant Professor, Lady Shri Ram College for Women, University of Delhi

  • THE CURRENCY OF CHARACTER
    Aarti Sethi, researcher, Delhi

  • INTERVIEW
    With V.K. Murthy, cinematographer, by Raqs Media Collective, artists, Delhi and C.K. Muralidharan, cinematographer, Mumbai

  • BOOKS
    Reviewed by Ramesh Kumar, Kaushik Bhaumik, Dhananjay Kapse and Namita Malhotra

  • COMMENT
    Received from Meeta Mohanty, works with Oxford University Press, Delhi

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