Discussion on Bengali poet Vidyapati at American Centre, Kolkata
The US Consulate General Kolkata invites you to “Inventing the Vidyapati Tradition: Lyric Poetry and Memorialization in Maithili and Bengali Literatures”. Led by Fulbright-Nehru Fellow Christopher Diamond, the discussion will highlight the influence of fifteenth century poet Vidyapati on Bengali literature and culture. Diamond will also share his experience as a Fullbright scholar in India and his views on South Asian Language research and education in the US.
Where: Lincoln Room, American Centre
When: June 13, 5.30 p.m. – 6.30 p.m.
Seating is on a first come, first served basis. Entry is free.
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