Madhuja Mukherjee teaches Film Studies at Jadavpur University, Kolkata. She is the author of New Theatres Ltd: The Emblem of Art, The Picture of Success (2009), the editor of Aural Films, Oral Cultures: Essays on Cinema from the Early Sound Era (2012), and the award-winning anthology Voices of the Talking Stars: The Women of Indian Cinema and Beyond (2017). She is the co-editor of Popular Cinema in Bengal (2020) and Industrial Networks and Cinemas of India (2021). She is completing her second feature film and second graphic novel. Madhuja has done (solo) art installations and participated in Kochi-Muziris Biennial Collaterals (2016–17), Kolkata Arts Festival (2017), Response, CIMA’s 25th Anniversary Show (2018), IAWRT, the 15th Asian Film Festival (2019), and in the Five Million Incidents (2019–20) programme.