On the ordinariness of participatory culture
Keywords:Fandom, India, Political culture, Sociability
Amit Paul's participation in Indian Idol 3 created chances for interaction across long-standing ethnic, religious, spatial, and linguistic barriers in Meghalaya.
TWC Nos. 25 onward are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International License (CC by 4.0). For an explanation of the journal's reasoning, see the TWC editorial Copyright and Open Access. TWC Nos. 1 through 24 are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 3.0 Unported (CC BY-NC 3.0) license, with TWC, not the author, retaining copyright.
Presses whose policies require written permission for reproduction should contact the TWC Editor; such permission is routinely given for no fee.