Workshop on Literature and Theory in India features cutting-edge research by Stanford affiliates and prominent scholars about the literary genres and questions concerning the sub-continent and through the intellectual debates in comparative literature field. The winter series features the following presentations slated on Wednesdays at 6.30 pm in Bldg 260- Rm 216:
January 30, 2019: Elaine Fisher (Stanford University), "Coconut in the Honey: Multilingual Literary Translations in Early Modern South India"
February 13, 2019: Sally Sutherland Goldman (University of California- Berkeley), " Revamping the Rākṣasa: The Critics and Bhavabhūti’s Mahāvīracarita"
The series is sponsored by Stanford Division of Literatures, Cultures, and Languages' Research Unit and co-sponsored by Stanford Center for South Asia. For more information, please see the workshop website and contact Radhika Koul (Ph.D. Candidate in Comparative Literature) at firstname.lastname@example.org if you’d like to present or participate in the organization.