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Wanted cultured ladies only! : female stardom and cinema in India, 1930s-1950s / Neepa Majumdar.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Stan Getz Library PN1993.5.I8 M35 2009 37684001058060 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780252034329 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • ISBN: 0252034325 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xi, 258 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
  • Publisher: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2009.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 235-247) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Translocating Hollywood stardom in India -- The split discourse of Indian stardom -- The morality and machinery of stardom -- Real and imagined stars -- Spectatorial desires and the hierarchies of stardom -- Monopoly, frontality, and doubling in postwar Bombay cinema -- Nargis and the double space of female desire in Anhonee -- The embodied voice : song sequences and stardom in Bombay cinema.
Subject: Motion pictures > India > History.
Motion picture actors and actresses > India > Biography
Actresses > India > Biography.
Women in motion pictures

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