India and England in Popular Culture Panel - Oct. 3 - 5

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Midwest Popular Culture Association
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India and England in Popular Culture

How does popular culture engage with the colonial history and present day relationship between England and India? Since the beginning of British expansion into South Asia, popular culture from both England and the Indian subcontinent has struggled with this clash of identities. Materials from The Moonstone and Devdas to The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel and Nameste London have endeavored to reconcile the conflict within the two separate, but forever linked, communities.

Midwest Popular Culture Association/Midwest American Culture Association Annual Conference

Friday-Sunday, 3-5 October 2014 Indianapolis, IN

Submit paper, abstract, or panel proposals (including the title of the presentation) to the appropriate Area on the Submissions website ( Individuals may only submit one paper.

Contact Margaret Redlich (DePaul University) at with any questions.

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