Bollywood’s India: A Public Fantasy

Bollywood’s India: A Public Fantasy

Bollywood is India’s most popular entertainment and one of its most powerful social forces. Its blockbusters contest ideas about state formation, capture the nation’s dispersed anxieties, and fabricate public fantasies of what constitutes “India.” Written by an award-winning scholar of popular culture and postcolonial modernity, Bollywood's India analyzes the role of the cinema’s most popular blockbusters in making, unmaking, and remaking modern India. With dazzling interpretive virtuosity, P…

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