Sukanta Chaudhuri

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).

Attending Session

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