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In: Screen v.26 #3-4 (1985) : 116-131.

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Cinema and Culture in India Chandak Sengoopta. Note: This course was taught in the Spring of While there is no required textbook for the course, the following book is recommended as background reading: Erik Barnouw and S. Krishnaswamy, Indian Film, 2nd edn ().


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