Title Politics as Performance: A Social History of the Telugu Cinema
Book Condition New
Jacket Condition New
Publisher New Delhi, India Orient BlackSwan/Permanent Black 2012
8178243725 / 9788178243726
Seller ID 101872
This book examines the deep connection between cinema and politics in India. it provides a picture of the Telugu cinema, as both industry and cultural from, over fifty formative years. It argues that films are directly related both to the rise of an elite which dominates Andhra Pradesh and other parts of India, and to the emergence of a new idiom of mass politics.Printed Pages: 454.
Politics as Performance: A Social History of the Telugu Cinema S.V. Srinivas