Announcement: STIMW Seminar
Valerie J Roebuck
vjroebuck at MACUNLIMITED.NET
Wed Mar 10 01:35:39 EST 2010
This year's 'Sanskritic Tradition in the Modern World' Seminar:
27th Annual STIMW Seminar
Fri 28 May 2009 10.30 a.m. - 5.00 p.m.
Martin Harris Centre, G16, University of Manchester
10.30-10.55 Coffee and registration
11.00-11.40 Dr H Shastry (Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan)
'New trends in conversational Sanskrit'
Discussant: Mike Williams
11.45-12.15 Dr Valerie Roebuck (University of Manchester)
'Problems in translating the Dhammapada'
12.15-12.45 Dr Elisa Freschi (University of Rome, La Sapienza)
'Proposals for the study of quotations in Indian philosophical texts'
Discussant for both: Jackie Hirst
2.00-2.45 Prof Mandakranta Bose (University of British
'The sufferings of Sita in Bengali Rama tales
and painted scrolls'
Discussant: Hazel Collinson
2.50-3.30 Deepa Ganesh (University of Manchester)
Chair: Jackie Hirst
4.00-4.40 Dr Anna King (University of Winchester)
'The Glorious Disappearance of Vaishnavas'
4.45-5.00 STIMW 2011
For further details and booking form, please see
Bookings should be made with:
Hannah Mansell, STIMW, Conference Administrator
Martin Harris Centre for Music and Drama
School of Arts, Histories and Cultures
University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL
If you would like to be added to the STIMW mailing list, please email
<mailto:hazel.collinson at postgrad.manchester.ac.uk>hazel.collinson at postgrad.manchester.ac.uk
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