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Sunday, April 12 2009

India Shining?: America’s Indian Moment

Perhaps Slumdog Millionaire is an elaborate, cinematic version of Bobby Jindal. Perhaps Western audiences have so deeply appreciated Boyle's film because it subtly reiterates a symbolic order that is as familiar as colonial conquest.

Wednesday, February 25 2009

Blaxploitation & ‘Slumdogs Can’t Have Dignity’ - A Critical Response to Indian Media Coverage

Unlike comic book superheroes, Slumdog hit a bit closer under our bellies with our eyes wide shut. Yet, now that “we” have had our eyes opened, will “we” place Third World poverty into another, more entertaining box?

Monday, February 23 2009

One-time underdog ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ dominates Oscars

Thursday, February 19 2009

Various Artists: Slumdog Millionaire

Bollywood meets hip-hop, dirty house meets Bhangra, and the whole mix is chewed up and spit out as the everyday cacophony of modernization.

Wednesday, February 18 2009

Truth, fiction face off — and ‘Slumdog’ will likely take the lead

Dickens - Bollywood Style: Slumdog Millionaire (2008) (Short Ends and Leader) [21.Jan.09]
‘Slumdog’ Sizzles as One of Year’s Very Best (Short Ends and Leader) [18.Dec.08]
Boyle-ing Over (Short Ends and Leader) [19.Nov.08]
Slumdog Millionaire (Reviews) [12.Nov.08]
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