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Event

Thu, November 29, 2018 from 05:00pm - 07:00pm  /  CGIS South, Tsai Auditorium S010

Beyond the Nation and the Novel: The Drama and Music of Dwijendralal Roy

Chaired by: Sugata Bose, Gardiner Professor of History, Harvard University

Sunil Amrith, Mehra Family Professor of South Asian Studies, Harvard University

A reading on “Musical Crossings” by Sarvani Gooptu, Professor in Asian Literary and Cultural Studies, Netaji Institute for Asian Studies, Kolkata, from her book The Music of Nationhood

Sugata Bose on “Literature as History, History as Political Theory”

Performance of D.L. Roy’s songs (including those from his play Shah Jahan) by Sarvani Gooptu and Sugata Bose, accompanied by Dipankar Deshmukh on the esraj and Rajesh Pai on the tabla

We are co-sponsoring this event with the Asia Center, Harvard University

START
Thu, Nov 29, 2018 at 05:00pm

END
Thu, Nov 29, 2018 at 07:00pm

VENUE
CGIS South, Tsai Auditorium S010
Harvard University

ADDRESS
1730 Cambridge Street
Cambridge, MA 02138