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Global Bollywood : travels of Hindi song and dance

Author: Sangita Gopal; Sujata Moorti
Publisher: Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This interdisciplinary collection describes the many roots and routes of the Bollywood song-and-dance spectacle. Examining the reception of Bollywood music in places as diverse as Indonesia and Israel, the essays highlight the cultural influence of Hindi film music from its origins to today. Contributors: Walter Armbrust, Anustup Basu, Nilanjana Bhattacharjya, Edward K. Chan, Bettina David, Rajinder Dudrah, Shanti  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic book
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Global Bollywood.
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2007048983
(OCoLC)182779568
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Sangita Gopal; Sujata Moorti
ISBN: 9780816656448 0816656444
OCLC Number: 232661660
Description: 1 online resource (340 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Tapping the mass market : the commercial life of Hindi film songs / Anna Morcom --
The sounds of modernity : the evolution of Bollywood film song / Biswarup Sen --
From Bombay to Bollywood : tracking cinematic and musical tours / Nilanjana Bhattacharjya and Monika Mehta --
Bollywood and beyond : the transnational economy of film production in Ramoji film city, Hyderbad / Shanti Kumar --
The music of intolerable love : political conjugality in Mani Ratnam's Dil se / Anustup Basu --
Intimate neighbors : Bollywood, dangdut music, and globalizing modernities in Indonesia / Bettina David --
The ubiquitous nonpresence of India : peripheral visions from Egyptian popular culture / Walter Armbrust --
Appropriating the uncodable : Hindi song and dance sequences in Israeli state promotional commercials / Ronie Parciack --
Dancing to an Indian beat : "Dola" goes my diasporic heart / Sangita Shresthova --
Food and cassettes : encounters with Indian filmsong / Edward K. Chan --
Queer as desis : secret politics of gender and sexuality in Bollywood films in diasporic urban ethnoscapes / Rajinder Dudrah --
Bollywood gets funky : American hip-hop, basement bhangra, and the racial politics of music / Richard Zumkhawala-Cook.
Responsibility: Sangita Gopal, Sujata Moorti, editors.
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Abstract:

This interdisciplinary collection describes the many roots and routes of the Bollywood song-and-dance spectacle. Examining the reception of Bollywood music in places as diverse as Indonesia and Israel, the essays highlight the cultural influence of Hindi film music from its origins to today. Contributors: Walter Armbrust, Anustup Basu, Nilanjana Bhattacharjya, Edward K. Chan, Bettina David, Rajinder Dudrah, Shanti Kumar, Monika Mehta, Anna Morcom, Ronie Parciack, Biswarup Sen, Sangita Shrestova, Richard Zumkhawala-Cook.

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