Why Statues Matter: The Changing Landscape of Calcutta’s Colonial and Postcolonial Statuary

by  Tapati Guha-Thakurta

While we have to come to think of the modern urban civic statue as a broadly generic form, reproducing itself through modern cities across the globe, this essay is an invitation to also reflect on the way each city, large or small, European or Indian, presents its own distinctive landscape, history

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