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From Bombay to Bollywood : the making of a global media industry

Author: Aswin Punathambekar
Publisher: New York : New York University Press, 2013
Series: Postmillennial pop.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book analyzes the transformation of the national film industry in Bombay into a transnational and multi-media cultural enterprise, which has come to be known as Bollywood. Combining ethnographic, institutional, and textual analyses, the author explores how relations between state institutions, the Indian diaspora, circuits of capital, and new media technologies and industries have reconfigured the Bombay-based  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Punathambekar, Aswin.
From Bombay to Bollywood.
New York : New York University Press, 2013
(DLC) 2013011871
(OCoLC)819717757
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Aswin Punathambekar
ISBN: 9780814771907 0814771904
OCLC Number: 843882907
Description: 1 online resource (268 pages)
Contents: Introduction --
Bollywood is useful : media industries and the state in an era of reform --
Staging Bollywood : industrial identity in an era of reform --
"It's all about knowing your audience" : marketing and promotions in Bollywood --
"Multiplex with unlimited seats" : dot-coms and the making of an overseas --
Territory --
"It's not your dad's Bollywood" : diasporic entrepreneurs and the allure of digital media --
Conclusion : fandom and other transnational futures.
Series Title: Postmillennial pop.
Responsibility: Aswin Punathambekar.
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