Arlie Hochschild

Thursday, February 8, 2018

In this lively and deeply telling collection, the author transports us into an Alice in Wonderland Bangalore call centre training session in which students learn broad – “a” American English, imagine American cities and don take-home American names. They create an offshore piece of America. Bangalore calling is more than a book; it is a powerful wake-up call to look sharp at the cultural core of global capitalism.