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Satyajit Ray: In Search of the Modern
Satyajit Ray is usually credited with ushering modernity into the tradition-bound Indian Cinema. Suranjan Ganguly's book examines six of Ray's major films focusing on issues such as human subjectivity, the importance of education, the emancipation of women, the rise of the new middle class, and the crisis of identity in post-Independence India. He provides close readings o ...more
Paperback, 175 pages
Published February 1st 2007 by Scarecrow Press
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