Literary Cuisine : A Tasty Bite Of Literature

King of Bollywood, coverBollywood: The Seductive World of Indian Cinema

Tuesday, May 7, 2013
Noon - 1:30 p.m.
Williman Room, Benson Memorial Center

Part of the Global Bollywood Event Series
Global Bollywood

Please join the Library and Bon Appétit for this fascinating lunchtime event and an opportunity to win 2 tickets to the next Literary Cuisine or a copy of King of Bollywood: Shah Rukh Khan and the Seductive World of Indian Cinema.

Rohit Chopra, assistant professor in the Department of Communication, will discuss some of the unique characteristics of Bollywood cinema. His presentation will cover seminal moments in its history, aesthetics, and politics, and the emergence of Bollywood as a global, cultural, and economic force. He will also address the phenomenon of Bollywood celebrities, who are demigods to their adoring fans, like the actor Shah Rukh Khan featured in the book King of Bollywood.

Rohit Chopra, portraitBon Appétit will be serving a special Indian theme lunch. The cost is $10 per person. You may register online. Payment can be made by debit card, credit card, or check. We regret that it is not possible to accept online reservations with ACCESS cards at this time. Checks should be made payable to Santa Clara University and mailed to:

Terry Hingston
University Library
Santa Clara University
500 El Camino Real
Santa Clara, CA 95053-0500

Checks may also be personally delivered weekdays, 9 a.m. - noon & 1 - 4 p.m. to the Information Services administration office, Learning Commons, Room 215.

The Spring 2013 Literary Cuisine is co-sponsored by the Global Engagement Office, Department of Communication, and Office for Multicultural Learning.

Please direct ADA/504 accommodation requests to Joanne Clymer (408-551-1753, TTY 1-800-735-2929, at least 48 hours prior to the event.