Between Traditions: Nineteenth Century Indian Muslim Travel Writing: A lunch talk by Sunil Sharma

12:30 pm on Thursday, October 3, 2013
1:50 pm on Thursday, October 3, 2013
Department of International Relations, 154 Bay State Road, 2nd floor
Join us for an Asian Studies and Muslim Studies faculty lunch talk with Sunil Sharma. Sharma’s areas of expertise are classical Persian and Urdu literatures. He is the author of In the Bazaar of Love: The Selected Poetry of Amir Khusrau, co-authored with Paul Losensky (Penguin, 2011) and On the Wonders of Land and Sea: Persianate Travel Writing, co-edited with Roberta Micallef (Boston: Ilex, 2013), among other publications. Co-sponsored by the Center for the Study of Asia and the Institute for the Study of Muslim Societies and Civilizations. Open to faculty, graduate students, and visiting researchers.