Guest Lecturer Professor Harish Trivedi, Professor of English, University of Delhi will speak on:
'India at 60: its evolving postcolonial relationship with Britain in our globalizing world.'
Wednesday 31 October 2007, 2.30pm
Room H052, Humanities Building
Harish Trivedi is the author of numerous books on comparative literature, Shakespeare studies and translation including Colonial Transactions: English Literature and India (1993; rpt. 1995). He has co-edited Post-colonial Translation: Theory and Practice (1999) (with Professor Susan Bassnett), Literature and Nation: Britain and India 1800-1990 (2001) and The Nation Across the World: Postcolonial Formations (2007).
This is a unique opportunity to hear one of India’s leading literary scholars, well known for his lively and challenging ideas.