Chandigarh March 12 ; ALPHA NEWS INDIA DESK ;—-Prof. Sudhir Kumar, DES-Multidisciplinary Research Centre, Panjab University Chandigarh has been nominated as the Convener of the forthcoming Study Week (5-11 April 2019) on “Relevance of Indian Literary Theories” today with special reference to Rasa, Dhvani, Auchitya, Vakyapadiya and Kashmir Shaivism, including Buddhist, Sufi, Sikh, and Bhakti Traditions by Indian Institute of Advanced Study RashtrapatiNivas Shimla, a prestigious Govt. of India Institute in recognition of his significant contribution to the recotextualisation and reconstruction of Indian Literary Theories. During the Study Week, eminent scholars in the field of Indian Literary Theories and Cultural Studies will deliver lectures. The young researchers and teachers from different Universities and Colleges of India will participate in the Study Week.
Prof. Kumar will also deliver lectures on the Relevance of Theories of Dhvani, Rasa and Auchitya in the contemporary contexts in order to bring about a Swaraj in ideas.