Sreenivas, Deepa. Sculpting a Middle Class: History, Masculinity and the Amar Chitra Katha in India. New Delhi: Routledge, 2010.
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Language: en: English
ID no. (ISBN etc.): 978-0-415-56310-9
BibTeX citation key: Sreenivas2010
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Keywords: "Amar Chithra Katha", Adaptation, Gender, Identity, India, Myth, Nationalism, Pai. Anant, Politics, Religion
Publisher: Routledge (New Delhi)
Presents an analysis of the “Amar Chitra Katha” genre, historical comic-books that capture and promote a middle class masculine identity, as culture became the new site for right-wing hegemonic politics in India over the years.
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List of Photographs (vii)