Understanding Bollywood, Knowing India: Hindi Cinema Since 1960

SASIA 3625: Understanding Bollywood, Knowing India: Hindi Cinema Since 1960

Explores life in India from the lens of Hindi language cinema. Course engages with social class, gender, sexuality, Indian diaspora in the West, family structure, marriage, politics, caste, language (special focus on multilingualism in India), religion, and globalization, and how these relate to lived experiences of people in Indian society. Not for Film Studies credit.
Prereq: Not open to students with credit for NELC 3625, 3625.01, or 3625.02. GE cultures and ideas and diversity global studies course.
Credit Hours
3