The articles featured in this issue of BioScope are interested in questions of how popular cinema, state-sponsored documentary, or sensational television news programs produce significant orientations of social relations and attitudes. The articles also implicitly suggest that we approach media as historically situated assemblages of technologies, techniques, esthetics, institutions, spaces, publics, and affects.
Media Dispositifs and Interdisciplinary Insights
Ravi S. Vasudevan, Rosie Thomas, S.V. Srinivas, Debashree Mukherjee, Lotte Hoek
The Martyr, the Moviegoer: Bhagat Singh at the Cinema
J. Daniel Elam
How Systems Cohere: Niira Radia in 2017
Book Review: Anand Pandian, Reel World: An Anthropology of Creation
Clare M. Wilkinson