Research Papers

Michael Windover, Exchanging Looks: Art Dekho’ Movie Theatres in Bombay (Architectural History, Vol. 52 (2009), pp. 201-232)


Arjun Appadurai and Carol Breckenridge, ‘Why Public Culture?’ – Public Culture (


Salman Rushdie, ‘Dekho, Dekho, Art Deco‘, in Bombay, Meri Jaan: Writings on Mumbai, ed. Jerry Pinto and Naresh Fernandes (New Delhi, 2003)


Arjun Appadurai, “The Bomb, Bombay, Mumbai,” Fellow Observer (Open Society Institute, New York) II: I: 10-11. (1999)


Chandavarkar, Prem, Architecture and the Expression of Meaning; Architecture + Design IV, no.: 5 (1988): 94-99


Dalvi, Mustansir. ‘This New Architecture’: Contemporary Voices on Bombay’s Architecture Before the Nation State. Tekton Vol.  5, no. 1 (March 2018): 56 – 73


Dalvi, Mustansir. Expressions of Modernity: Semiotic Isotopy on Bombay’s Backbay Reclamation Buildings. Tekton Vol. 2, no. 1 (March 2015): 56 – 73


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