Sagaree Sengupta (University of Wisconsin - Madison)
submitted: Thu, 29 Jan 1998 12:17:49 -0600
Visiting Assistant Professor 1997-99
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Dept. of South Asian Studies
1240 Van Hise Hall
1220 Linden Drive
Madison, WI 53706 USA
Description of work:
Research interests in 19th century Hindi, Urdu and Bengali literatures.
Book manuscript on Bharatendu Hariscandra's poetry. Newer research on
Michael Madhusudan Datta, Tagore family, et. al. Indigenous South Asian
critical traditions and movements; interregional comparative literature.
Translations from modern Urdu, Hindi and Bengali fiction and poetry.
Teaching: all levels of Hindi-Urdu from elementary to advanced and
graduate reading courses in Hindi and Bengali; also, content courses on
South Asian literatures and civilization.