Indic Academy and Department of Sanskrit, University of Mumbai are jointly conducting a full day workshop on ‘Natyashastra: Past and Present’ by Prof. Bharat Gupt, a renowned scholar of Natyashastra and Indic Literary Traditions on January 12th, at Mumbai.
Details of the workshop-
This workshop is open to everyone interested in Natyashastra.
Date: January, 12th, 2020
Time: 10 AM to 5 PM
Venue: Ramakrishna Bajaj Sanskrit Bhavan, University of Mumbai, Vidyanagari, Kalina, Mumbai, 400 098
About the Speaker:
Prof. Dr. Bharat Gupt, a former Associate Professor in English at the University of Delhi, is an Indian classicist, theatre theorist, sitar and surbahar player, musicologist, cultural analyst, and newspaper columnist. After completing his Bachelor’s and Master’s Degrees from University of Delhi, he also completed Master’s in English from University of Toronto.
He was awarded PhD for his work titled “A Comparison of Greek and Indian Dramatic Theories as Given in the Poetics and the Natyasastra“. He writes extensively on classical Indian and Greek theatre, comparing their similarities and differences, and has multiple articles and books to his credit. Presently he is a Trustee and Executive member, at Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts (IGNCA), New Delhi (Ministry of Culture, Govt of India).
Registration fees: Rs. 500/- per person (Inclusive of lunch)
For registrations: firstname.lastname@example.org