05BF5C3D-FE25-CDD2-D0B43F36A4F6028E
5FE5DC56-B2B0-82CA-538B28016054EA90
Public Events
Public Events Calendar >>

DIRECTIONS AND COLLEGE MAP

Media Relations
315-859-4680
Patricia O'Neill
Patricia O'Neill

O'Neill Publishes Article on Bollywood

By Holly Foster
Posted April 10, 2013
Tags Bollywood English Faculty Patricia O'Neill

An article by Edmund A. LeFevre Professor of English Patricia O’Neill on Bollywood titled “Imagining Global India: Bollywood’s Transnational Appeal,” has just been published by Continuum: A Journal of Media and Cultural Studies (Vol 27. No. 2). 

O’Neill’s research suggests that the stories and techniques of commercial Indian cinema appeal to more transnational audiences than Hollywood and that these films create a very appealing image of India for global audiences in contrast to western images of India. In particular she compares the film “Slumdog Millionaire” to Bollywood hits like “Ka Ho Naa Ho” and “Guru.”

Comments

No comments yet.

Cupola