Spectacles of blood. A study of masculinity and violence in postcolonial films. (Book, 2013) [WorldCat.org]
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Spectacles of blood. A study of masculinity and violence in postcolonial films.

Publisher: New Delhi : Zubaan 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This collection of essays illuminates the film portrayal of violence, masculinity, and power in a postcolonial context, showing how the cinema challenges, normalizes, or contests these major issues. Taking an interdisciplinary and comparative approach, drawing from literature, sociology, and media studies, the essays shed light on films about societal violence in postcolonial cultures, whether it be terrorism,  Read more...
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Document Type: Book
ISBN: 9789381017159 9381017158
OCLC Number: 833404854
Description: 200 pages
Responsibility: Swaralipi Nandi; Esha Chatterjee.

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A collection of essays that illuminates the film portrayal of violence, masculinity, and power in a postcolonial context, showing how the cinema challenges, normalizes, or contests these major  Read more...

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