Faculty of Arts


ANTHRO 327

Music and Culture in Bollywood


Description

Focuses on Hindi film songs and song scenes taken from mainstream “Bollywood” films, with consideration of tensions between music as popular song and as a narrative component. Examines issues and theories of music, semiotics and narrative context and convention and explores the role of film song in South Asian popular culture.

Availability 2018

Not offered in 2018; planned for 2019

Lecturer(s)

Coordinator(s) Associate Professor Greg Booth

Reading/Texts


Recommended Reading


Assessment

Coursework only

Points

ANTHRO 327: 15.0 points

Prerequisites

30 points at Stage II


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