Wednesday, 30 December
670. South Asian Modernities
10:15–11:30 a.m., Jefferson, Loews
Program arranged by the Discussion Group on South Asian Languages and Literatures
Presiding: Bed Prasad Giri, Dartmouth Coll.
1. “The Place of Karachi in Kamila Shamsie’s Kartography,” Priya Kumar, Univ. of Iowa
2. “Breaking Free from More than Forms: Tagore’s Democratic Politics of Modernity,” Sri Mukherjee, Harvard Univ.
3. “Muhammad Iqbal: Islam, the West, and the Question of Muslim Modernity,” Masood Raja, Kent State Univ., Kent