India's Immortal Comic Books PDF ePub eBook

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India's Immortal Comic Books free pdf Combining entertainment and education, India's most beloved comic book series, Amar Chitra Katha, or "Immortal Picture Stories," is also an important cultural institution that has helped define, for several generations of readers, what it means to be Hindu and Indian. Karline McLain worked in the ACK production offices and had many conversations with Anant Pai, founder and publisher, and with artists, writers, and readers about why the comics are so popular and what messages they convey. In this intriguing study, she explores the making of the comic books and the kinds of editorial and ideological choices that go into their production.

About Karline McLain

Karline McLain is Assistant Professor of Religion at Bucknell University.

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Author : Karline McLain
Publisher : Indiana University Press
Data Published : 25 February 2009
ISBN : 0253220521
EAN : 9780253220523
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 256 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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