Senior Jamia Professor Visits Paris for Invited Lectures
National Institute of Oriental Languages and Civilizations (Institut National des Langues et Civilizations Orientale – INALCO), Paris, has invited Prof M Asaduddin, Dean, Faculty of Humanities and Languages, to deliver a series of lectures related to the themes of his recently published book, Premchand in World Languages (Taylor & Francis, 2016), in the second half of April, 2017.
INALCO is a world-famous institution of language and culture studies, imparting knowledge and expertise in more than 200 languages of the world for over 220 years since its inception. Jamia has an active MOU with INALCO.
Earlier, Prof Asaduddin was a visiting Professor at the institute during the Spring semester, 2014.
During his current visit, he will also finalise a bilingual project proposal which was under discussion for the past year, Literary Reception: India and France, in collaboration with two senior academics at the institute.
Prof Asaduddin will stay at the Indian House (Maison de I’Inde), Cite Universitaire 7R Boulevard Jourdan 75014, Paris.