Haunting Bollywood : gender, genre, and the supernatural in Hindi commercial cinema / Meheli Sen.

Author
Sen, Meheli, 1976- [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
First edition.
Published/​Created
  • Austin : University of Texas Press, 2017.
  • ©2017
Description
xi, 251 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

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Subject(s)
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (pages 173-233) and index.
Contents
Introduction -- Haunted havelis and hapless heroes : gender, genre and the Hindi gothic film -- The Ramsay rampage : horror as emergency cinema -- Ravishing reptiles : magic, masala, and the Hindi "snake film" -- Present imperfect : Bollywood and the ghosts of neoliberalism -- The planetary paranormal : millennial mythos and the disassembly of the "Hindi film" -- Epilogue.
ISBN
  • 9781477311578 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 1477311572 ((cloth ; : alk. paper))
  • 9781477311585 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 1477311580 ((pbk. ; : alk. paper))
LCCN
2016007500
OCLC
940795775
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