Art Attacks: Violence and Offence-Taking in India

By: Malvika Maheshwari

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Table of contents Acknowledgements List of Abbreviations Introduction Part I Prescript 1. The Constitution of Free Speech: Collective Conservatism and Art in the Debates of the Constituent Assembly of India 2. Artists in Courts: Law and the Production of Violence Part II Politics 3. From a Murder to Deaths in the Morcha: Congress, Criminalization, and Freedom of Speech by the End of 1980s 4. The Rise of Hindu Nationalism and the Competitive Politics of Offence-Taking 5. M.F. Husain and the Making of a Campaign Part III People 6. The Anatomy of an Attack and Inspirations of Attackers 7. Artists and Their Repertoire of Responses. Printed Pages: 386

Title: Art Attacks: Violence and Offence-Taking in India

Author Name: Malvika Maheshwari

Categories: Politics, India,

Publisher: New Delhi, Oxford University Press: 2018

ISBN: 0199488843

ISBN 13: 9780199488841

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: New

Jacket Condition: New

Seller ID: 1202641

Keywords: Art Attacks: Violence and Offence-Taking in India Malvika Maheshwari