Northwestern University

Nov
12
Mon 4:00 PM

Dialogue in the Global Humanities - Translation as Humanistic Inquiry

When: Monday, November 12, 2018
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM  

Where: Harris Hall, 108, 1881 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Cost: FREE

Contact: Laura Brueck  

Group: Global Humanities Initiative (Buffett Institute)

Category: Lectures & Meetings

Description:

The Global Humanities Initiative welcomes Ulrike Stark, Professor of South Asian Languages and Civilizations at the University of Chicago and Jason Grunebaum, Senior Lecturer in South Asian Languages and Civilizations at the University of Chicago. Both accomplished scholars and translators, they have most recently published the English translation of Indian author Manzoor Ahtesham's Hindi-language novel, The Tale of the Missing Man (Northwestern University Press, 2018) which won the Global Humanities Translation Prize. Stark and Grunebaum will be in conversation with Laura Brueck (ALC) about their new book, and translation as humanistic inquiry.

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