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Censorium [electronic resource] : cinema and the open edge of mass publicity / William Mazzarella.

Author/Creator:
Mazzarella, William, 1969-
Publication:
Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (297 p.)
Series:
e-Duke books scholarly collection.
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Subjects:
Motion pictures -- Censorship -- India -- History.
Motion pictures -- India -- History -- 20th century.
Motion pictures -- Social aspects -- India.
Motion pictures -- Political aspects -- India.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
Grounded in a close analysis of cinema regulation in the world's largest democracy, Censorium ultimately illuminates the elusive foundations of political and cultural sovereignty in mass-mediated societies.
Contents:
Performative dispensations : the elementary forms of mass publicity
Who the hell do the censors think they are? Grounds of the censor's judgment
We are the law! Censorship takes to the streets
Quotidian eruptions : aesthetic distinction and the extimate squirm
Obscene tendencies : censorship and the public punctum.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
ISBN:
1-299-22396-6
0-8223-9732-3
OCLC:
829990473
Publisher Number:
10.1515/9780822397328 doi