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Gods in the Bazaar: The Economies of Indian Calendar Art

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Gods in the Bazaar is a fascinating account of the printed images known in India as “calendar art” or “bazaar art,” the color-saturated, mass-produced pictures often used on calendars and in advertisements, featuring deities and other religious themes as well as nationalist leaders, alluring women, movie stars, chubby babies, and landscapes. Calendar art appears in all man ...more
Paperback, 448 pages
Published April 6th 2007 by Duke University Press Books (first published January 1st 2007)
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Nate Rabe
Jun 19, 2013 Nate Rabe rated it really liked it
If you love Indian calendar art this is an informative boom.A bit heavy on the academic code speak but duping and out. Great pictures too.
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A book full of beautiful Indian Calendar art and anthropological jargon! Not a light read by any means!
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