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- Fireproof by Raj Kamal Jha Anita Roy
- The Ocean in My Yard by Saleem Peeradina Darius Cooper
- Can You Hear the Nightbird Call? by Anita Rau Badami Geeta Doctor
- Passarola Rising by Azhar Abidi Jai Arjun Singh
- The Cold War by John Lewis Gaddis Parshotam Mehra
- Understanding Security: A New Perspective by T. K. Oommen I.P. Khosla
- Resistible Rise: A Fascism Reader edited by Margit Kovoes and
Shaswati Mazumdar
Arindam Sen
- Dispatches from Latin America: Experiments against Neoliberalism
edited by Teo Ballve and Vijay Prashad
Amit Sengupta
- Karl Marx on India edited by Iqbal Hasan Brij Bihari Pandey
- Unbecoming Modern: Colonialism, Modernity, Colonial Modernities edited by Saurabh Dube and Ishita Dube Seema Alavi
- Redefining Urdu Politics in India edited by Ather Farooqui Yoginder Sikand
- 13 December: The Strange Case of the Attack on Indian Parliament
– A Reader with an Introduction
by Arundhati Roy
Harsh Dobhal
- The Talkie Revolution: Indian cinema c. 1931 and thereafter Sharmistha Gooptu
- The Art of Cinema: An Insider’s Journey Through Fifty Years of Film History by B. D. Garga Partha Chatterjee
- Satyajit Ray’s The Chess Players and Postcolonial Theory: Culture, Labour and the Value of Alterity by Reena Dube Chandrima Chakraborty
- In Black and White: Hollywood and the Melodrama of Guru Dutt by Darius Cooper Marianna Martin
- The Kapoors: The First Family of Indian Cinema by Madhu Jain Shohini Ghosh
- Amitabh: The Making of a Superstar by Susmita Dasgupta Ranjani Mazumdar
- Helen: The Life and Times of an H-Bomb by Jerry Pinto Lawrence Liang
- I, Durga Khote: An Autobiography by Durga Khote; translated
from Marathi by Shanta Gokhale; with an Introduction by Gayatri Chatterji
Shreeyash Palshikar
- Fearless Nadia: The True Story of Bollywood’s Original Stunt Queen
by Dorothee Wenner
Rochona Majumdar
- From Appreciation to Theorising: Notes on Indian Film Studies Madhuja Mukherjee
- Bollywood: Sociology Goes to the Cinema by Rajinder Dudrah Meredith Mcguire
- Bollyworld: Popular Indian Cinema through a Transnational Lens
edited by Raminder Kaur and Ajay J. Sinha
Babli Sinha
- The Bollywoood Cookbook by Bulbul Mankani Nikhat Kazmi
- Cut-outs, Caste and Cine Stars: The World of Tamil Politics
by Vaasanthi
Rajan Krishnan
- Indian Architecture: Hindu, Buddhist and Jain by Surendra Sahai Smita Sahgal
- “Of undivided commitment”—A Tribute to Papiya Ghosh Kumkum Sangari
SEEMA ALAVI is Zakir Husain Professor of History, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi.

CHANDRIMA CHAKRABORTY is Assistant Professor, Deptartment of English and Cultural Studies, McMaster University.

PARTHA CHATTERJEE is a filmmaker and critic based in Delhi.

DARIUS COOPER is Professor of Literature, Film and Humanities at San Diego Mesa College, USA. He has published two books, one on the cinema of Satyajit Ray (Cambridge University Press, 2000) and recently on the films of Guru Dutt (Seagull Publications, 2005). His poems and stories appear regularly in literary journals in India, USA and elsewhere.

HARSH DOBHAL is Managing Editor, Combat Law, a Human Rights bi-monthly magazine.

GEETA DOCTOR is a freelance journalist who lives in Chennai. She is an art critic and literary reviewer who also writes on food and travel.

SHOHINI GHOSH teaches at the AJK Mass Communication Research Centre, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, and is a documentary filmmaker.

SHARMISTHA GOOPTU is doing her Ph.D. on Bengali cinema at the University of Chicago, and is a regular columnist with the Times of India.

NIKHAT KAZMI is a senior editor and film critic for The Times of India.

I.P. KHOSLA retired from the Indian Foreign Service and is presently Editor-in-Chief of the South Asian Survey.

RAJAN KRISHNAN is a Ph.D. candidate, Film Studies, University of Columbia.

LAWRENCE LIANG is a researcher with the Alternative Law Forum. He works on the politics of intellectual property. An avid film buff, he is currently pursuing a Ph.D. on law and justice in Hindi popular cinema.

ROCHONA MAJUMDAR is Assistant Professor, Department of South Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Chicago.

RANJANI MAZUMDAR is Associate Professor of Cinema Studies at the School of Arts and Aesthetics, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi, and an independent film-maker.

MEREDITH MCGUIRE is at the Department of Anthropology, University of Chicago.

PARSHOTAM MEHRA is a writer based in Chandigarh. He has published two books on the Younghusband Expedition and Tibetan Polity.

MADHUJA MUKHERJEE is Lecturer, Department of Film Studies & Mass Communication-Video Production, St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata.

YOGINDER SIKAND is Professor, Centre for Jawaharlal Nehru Studies, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi.

JAI ARJUN SINGH is a Delhi-based freelance writer. He blogs at

BABLI SINHA is Visiting Professor, Department of English and Post-doctoral Fellow in the Humanities, University of California, Los Angeles.

MARIANNA MARTIN is a Ph.D. candidate, Cinema and Media Studies, University of Chicago.

SHREEYASH PALSHIKAR is a Ph.D. candidate, Department of South Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Chicago.

BRIJ BIHARI PANDEY is Editor of the Hindi weekly, Lokyudh.

ANITA ROY is an editor, writer and critic. She is working with Zubaan, a Delhi-based publishing house.

SMITA SAHGAL teaches at Lady Shri Ram College, University of Delhi.

KUMKUM SANGARI is Professorial Fellow, Nehru Memorial Museum and Library, and William F. Vilas Research Professor in English, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.

ARINDAM SEN is the Director of Indian Institute of Marxist Studies, Kolkata.


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