Centre For Comparative Literature, School of Humanities, University of Hyderabad is pleased to invite you to 2nd Sujit Mukherjee Memorial Lecture by Prof. Indra Nath Choudhuri (Eminent Academician, Writer, Cultural Administrator) on "The Idea of an Indian Literature" on Thursday, 16th April 2015, 3.30 pm at Auditorium, School of Humanities, University of Hyderabad.
Prof. Indra Nath Choudhuri is a well-known litterateur, has engaged in academics, administration and cultural diplomacy. He has taught at many universities in the country and abroad. Prof. Choudhuri was Secretary, Sahitya Akademi and Director, The Nehru Centre, London. He was Member Secretary and Academic Director of Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, New Delhi. Prof. Choudhuri has written books on Comparative Literature, Poetics and Aesthetics in Hindi, English and Bengali. He assumed the first chair of Tagore Studies at the Edinburgh Napier University in Scotland. Prof. Choudhuri is currently the President of Comparative Literature Association of India (CLAI).