Amit S. Rai

Amit S. Rai is Senior Lecturer in New Media and Communication at Queen Mary, University of London. He has taught at Florida State University, the Tata Institute of Social Sciences, and the New School for Social Research. He is the author of Rule of sympathy: Race, sentiment, and power, 1760-1860 (Palgrave), and Untimely Bollywood: Globalization and India’s new media assemblage (Duke). His articles have appeared in Cultural Studies, Social Text, Discourse, Third Text, Screen, Diaspora, South Asian Popular Culture, Camera Obscura, and the Women’s Studies Journal.

Email: a.rai AT qmul.ac.uk