#759
Nov 2022
THE PAST AS PRESENT
a symposium on
historical representations
in Indian cinema
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NEXT MONTH : WOMEN AND SCIENCE IN INDIA
symposium participants
   
   
   
   
   
   
THE PROBLEM
Posed
by
Saagar
Tewari,
Associate
Professor
(History),
Jindal
School
of
Liberal
Arts
and
Humanities,
O.P.
Jindal
Global
University,
Sonipat
and,
Kaushalya
Bajpayee, Assistant Professor (History), Jindal Global Law School, O.P. Jindal
Global University, Sonipat
WHAT IS HISTORY IN THE HISTORICAL FILM?
Ravi Vasudevan, Co-Director Sarai, Centre for the Study of Developing Societies, Delhi
ON HISTORY AND FILM: NOTES ON BOLLYWOOD
Shiv Visvanathan, Social Science nomad
REPRESENTING MUGHALS IN BOLLYWOOD MOVIES
Syed Ali Nadeem Rezavi, Professor, Aligarh Muslim University, Aligarh
BEYOND SWINGING SWORDS AND TWIRLING MOUSTACHES
Arjun Bhattacharya, Graduate Student, South Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Chicago
CINEMATIC REPRESENTATION IN MARATHI CINEMA
Prabodhan Pol, Assistant Professor (History), Manipal Centre for Humanities, MAHE, Manipal
REPRESENTING THE RANI
Sabyasachi Dasgupta, Assistant Professor, Department of History, Visva-Bharati, Shantiniketan
THE CRITICAL WAR FILMS AND INDIAN CINEMA
Anirudh Deshpande, Professor of Modern History, Department of History, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Delhi
CINEMATIC REPRESENTATIONS OF THE PAKUR MURDER CASE, 1933
Shrimoy Roy Chaudhury, Assistant Professor, Department of History, Shiv Nadar University, Greater Noida
RETHINKING THE GENRE OF THE 'HISTORICAL' FILM IN INDIA
Uma Chakravarti, retired Professor, Miranda House, University of Delhi
CINEMA AS INHERENT TRANSGRESSION
Dhananjay Rai, Visiting Fellow, CSDS, Delhi, and Assistant Professor, Central University of Gujarat, Gandhinagar
BOLLYWOOD AND CONSPIRACY THEORIES
Maidul Islam, Political Scientist, Centre for Studies in Social Sciences Calcutta
REIMAGINING INDIA AS A HINDU NATION
Uttaran Das Gupta, Associate Professor of Practice, Jindal School of Journalism and Communication, O.P. Jindal Global University, Sonipat