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Aishwarya Rai on Letterman November 17, 2009

Posted by Prof. RR in Uncategorized.
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This is an interesting interview with Aishwarya Rai. Only subtly, but it does get at some of the cultural issues we were talking about today. She walks a fine line between identifying herself as “different” and yet not different at all. She also refers to Bride and Prejudice at the end; the clip choice from the film is rather interesting–it focuses entirely on the East-West conflict, although the film itself unfolds very differently.

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1. Prof. R - November 17, 2009

I forgot to mention that curiously this clip on Youtube is called: Aishwarya Rai burns Letterman on his own show. Huh?


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