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Integration, 1935–39

Simon J. Potter

in Broadcasting Empire: The BBC and the British World, 1922-1970

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199568963
eISBN:
9780191741821
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199568963.003.0004
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History, Cultural History

During the later 1930s the BBC made more progress with its imperial mission, expanding its domestic monopoly of broadcasting into a monopoly over broadcasting to the empire from Britain. ... More


Modes, Mantras, and Gandharvas: John Foulds’s Passage to India

Nalini Ghuman

in Resonances of the Raj: India in the English Musical Imagination,1897-1947

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199314898
eISBN:
9780199372959
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199314898.003.0007
Subject:
Music, History, Western

This chapter draws on archival materials—hitherto unviewed family letters, along with sketches, transcriptions, and autograph scores, broadcast scripts and photographs (from Delhi), and confidential ... More


Argumentative Women in Domestic Spaces: The Plays of Rasheed Jahan and Ismat Chughtai

Nandi Bhatia

in Performing Women/Performing Womanhood: Theatre, Politics, and Dissent in North India

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780198066934
eISBN:
9780199080076
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198066934.003.0002
Subject:
Literature, Drama

This chapter examines plays that depict women in domestic and private spaces, which were constructed as ‘sacred’ and ‘spiritual’ spaces that nationalism carved out for women. Inspired by the ... More


Turning Dying Folk into Living Folk: The Musical Activism of Narendra Singh Negi

Stefan Fiol

in Recasting Folk in the Himalayas: Indian Music, Media, and Social Mobility

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780252041204
eISBN:
9780252099786
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Illinois Press
DOI:
10.5622/illinois/9780252041204.003.0004
Subject:
Music, Ethnomusicology, World Music

Chapter three examines the various factors that precipitated the commercialization of Indian folk music in the late twentieth century, including the growing economic clout of regional migrants in ... More


Darvarzas and Mohallas: Place and Space in Colonial Lahore

Ian Talbot and Tahir Kamran

in Colonial Lahore: A History of the City and Beyond

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9780190642938
eISBN:
9780190686475
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190642938.003.0003
Subject:
History, Indian History

The chapter focuses on Lahore’s famous darvarzas (gateways) and mohallas (residential localities). It provides a fine grain analysis of the cultural and commercial life that took place in these ... More


A ‘Grievous Blow’: The Supersession of Judges

Granville Austin

in Working a Democratic Constitution: A History of the Indian Experience

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
October 2012
ISBN:
9780195656107
eISBN:
9780199080397
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195656107.003.0014
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

On April 25, 1973, the day after the Kesavananda decision, All-India Radio's five o'clock news bulletin had announced that A. N. Ray had been appointed the new Chief Justice of India. The President ... More


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