Amit Chaudhuri: 'How I learned to love Bollywood' – The Guardian

Amit Chaudhuri: ‘How I learned to love Bollywood
The Guardian
It wasn’t until I was a graduate student, in Oxford, in the late 1980s, that I began to discover Hindi cinema. (The word “Bollywood” existed then, but it wasn’t a catch-all term to describe a cinematic tradition of great, contradictory variety, and one