Rini Bhattacharya Mehta PhD.

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Contact Information

3080 FLB
M/C 166
Urbana, IL 61801
Assistant Professor

Additional Campus Affiliations

Assistant Professor, Comparative and World Literature
Assistant Professor, Gender and Women's Studies
Assistant Professor, National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA)

Recent Publications

Mehta, R. B. (Accepted/In press). Unruly Cinema: History, Politics, and Bollywood. University of Illinois Press.

Mehta, R. B. (2018). The Nation-State’s Other: Postcolonial Terrorism in the Indian Context. In P. C. Herman (Ed.), Terrorism and Literature (pp. 110-127). Cambridge University Press. https://doi.org/10.1017/9781316987292.007

Mehta, R. B., & Mookerjea-Leonard, D. (2015). Introduction. In R. B. Mehta, & D. Mookerjea-Leonard (Eds.), The Indian Partition in Literature and Films: History, Politics, and Aesthetics (pp. 1-8). Routledge.

Mehta, R. B. (2015). Return and retake: stardom meets post-Partition trauma in Bengali cinema. In R. B. Mehta, & D. Mookerjea-Leonard (Eds.), The Indian Partition in Literature and Films: History, Politics, and Aesthetics (pp. 167-183). Routledge.

Mehta, R. B., & Mookerjea-Leonard, D. (Eds.) (2015). The Indian Partition in Literature and Films: History, Politics, and Aesthetics. (Routledge Contemporary South Asia Series; Vol. 93). Routledge. https://doi.org/10.4324/9781315769608

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