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Memes emerge as social media art, comment and empowerment tool

Updated : December 31, 2018 06:45 PM IST

And when India's twin obsessions cinema and politics combine, you get a meme that is not just just humour but a biting comment on contemporary times and also a tool of empowerment and expression.
Like when a cow replaced antagonist Ganesh Gaitonde in a defining scene from Netflix's India original "Sacred Games", based on a book by author Vikram Chandra on Mumbai's underworld.
Memes emerge as social media art, comment and empowerment tool
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