Sukanta Chaudhuri is Professor Emeritus at the Department of English, Jadavpur University. He has been Director of the School of Cultural Texts and Records at Jadavpur and a Visiting Fellow at All Souls College, Oxford. He has many publications on the European Renaissance and textual studies, and was Project Director for Bichitra, the complete Tagore variorum website. He edited the collection Calcutta: The Living City, and writes and campaigns on education and civic issues. He has prepared the Third Arden edition of A Midsummer Night’s Dream (2017) and A Companion to Pastoral Poetry of the English Renaissance (The Manchester Spenser) (2018).
March 26, 2022 ● 4.10 pm
Bhasha Artha Satya - Sukanta Chaudhuri discusses his new book with Semanti Ghosh (Bangla Session)
March 27, 2022 ● 4.30 pm
Dante’s Divine Comedy-A 700-Year Journey - Sukanta Chaudhuri and Doyeeta Majumdar discuss the impact of one of the world’s greatest literary works on its 700th anniversary. In conversation with Samantak Das. Introduction by Gianluca Rubagotti