The Indian heroine in history, art & performance 

22 March 2017 9.00am 5.00pm


Lecture Theatre, Weston Library (Map)


Weston Library Information desk 01865 277094


A one-day interdisciplinary symposium which seeks to explore the unfolding story of the female heroine, or nayika, in South Asian cultural history. Convened by Oxford students and alumni, Nisha Somasundaram and Tanvi Bhatia, and supported by the Balliol Interdisciplinary Institute and the Bodleian Library, the symposium features lectures and performances which examine striking textual, visual and dramaturgical representations of the heroine.


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