Research Wiki

The Subaltern research Wiki is now operational and features current research of the group members. Dr Paul Taylor and Kishore Budha are planning a special South Asia issue of the International Journal of Zizek Studies. Melody Ting Wang and Kishore Budha are comparing celebrity culture in China and India while Sohini Mookherjea is studying the media coverage of the Nandigram incident in West Bengal, India. Read More …

Subaltern Media

Most studies, and indeed understanding, of media is centered around media production, distribution, and reception in North America, Britain, and Australia. This creates a discourse about media that universalises the structures, practices, content, and uses of mass media from these regions. This is at the expense of ignoring mass media in other regions, despite the emergence of many of the world’s largest film, television, music and print industries. For instance Read More …