Damini Kulkarni

Damini Kulkarni is pursuing her PhD at the Department of Media and Communication Studies at Savitribai Phule Pune University. Her work has appeared in publications such as Economic and Political Weekly, Film Criticism, Film International, and Scroll.in, among others.

From ‘Mother India’ to ‘Mission Mangal’

Homegrown technologies at the service of Indian nationalism in Hindi cinema.

Sep 18, 2019

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A new border in the old republic

The class and caste-based contradictions within India’s farmers’ protest.