Maisha Savani

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Hello, my name is Maisha. As an Indian- American, I'm someone who's too Indian to be an American and too American to be Indian. Therefore, in many ways, I'm someone who never really has a home. However, on another note, I'm someone who will ALWAYS find time for TV, and Hollywood and Bollywood movies. Always. Hence, my posts deal with these ideas- cultures clashing, my family, and my love for television.

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Analyzing a Song of Today

Analyzing a Song of Today

| November 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

Songs of today are usually seen as lacking any real meaning- but are they really? Using the website Genius.com, I decided to analyze a mainstream pop song in order to discover just how meaningful they can be.

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A City that Is Just as Busy, Yet So Much Simpler

A City that Is Just as Busy, Yet So Much Simpler

| September 14, 2016 | 0 Comments

Mumbai: a resort where life is simpler.

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Top 10 Bollywood Movies

Top 10 Bollywood Movies

| July 19, 2016 | 0 Comments

My list of Bollywood movies that can speak to everyone.

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A Letter to my Grandmother

A Letter to my Grandmother

| April 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

This is what I want to say to the grandmother I never really had a close relationship with.

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‘Searching for Sugarman’: A Review

‘Searching for Sugarman’: A Review

| April 26, 2016 | 1 Comment

‘Searching for Sugarman’ — unlike what the title suggests, it has nothing to do with sugar.

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What I Learned From My Extended Family

What I Learned From My Extended Family

| April 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

My conjoined family is what is rooted behind everything I do and care for, and my most cherished memories are with them. However I can’t say I’ve always appreciated them, and it wasn’t until the summer of 2007, when I had to live with them, that I had to.

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Americanization and What This Means for the Future

Americanization and What This Means for the Future

| April 13, 2016 | 0 Comments

While globalization is a wonderful phenomena, it often leads to the loss of cultural identity. And who are we without our culture?

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Revisiting High School: Review of BBC’s ‘Pride and Prejudice’

Revisiting High School: Review of BBC’s ‘Pride and Prejudice’

| April 8, 2016 | 0 Comments

A short review about an visual representation of one of my favorite high school novels, ‘Pride and Prejudice.’

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Lego’s Transformation

Lego’s Transformation

| March 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

After easily blowing $80.00 on my brother’s new Lego set, I couldn’t help but be amazed by how much the franchise has changed.

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