Renaissance Scholar to Lecture at UM on March 13

March 03, 2017

MISSOULA – Professor Sukanta Chaudhuri of Jadavpur University in Calcutta, India, will lecture at the University of Montana at 3:30 p.m. Monday, March 13, in Liberal Arts Building Room 103A-B.

Chaudhuri will deliver a lecture titled “The Wood and the World: Negotiating ‘A Midsummer Night’s Dream.’” The event is presented by UM’s Global Humanities and Religions program and is free and open the public.

Chaudhuri is an eminent Renaissance scholar and the author of several books including “Infirm Glory: Shakespeare and the Renaissance Image of a Man.” He also is the editor of the forthcoming new Arden edition of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”

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Contact: Ruth Vanita, director, UM Global Humanities and Religions, 406-243-4894, ruth.vanita@umontana.edu.