Memory of Light

  • Friday, Sep 17, 2021

Calcutta Comparatists 1919 invites you to the 97th online lecture of the CC1919 lecture series. Professor Ruth Vanita has joined us for an enriching session on literature, love and life.

Professor Ruth Vanita spoke on her experience of drawing on Urdu, Hindi, and English literature to write her novel, Memory of Light (2020) and transcreate it in Hindi as _Pariyon ke Beec_h.

Check out the recorded lecture


Professor Ruth Vanita
Professor Ruth Vanita

Prof. Ruth Vanita is an Indian academic, activist and author who specializes in British and Indian literary history with a focus on gender and sexuality studies.