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Dubrovnik International Conference on Sanskrit and Puranas

15 – 20 August 2011        Send to printer


Conference organizers

Mislav Ježić, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Peter Schreiner, University of Zürich, Switzerland
Gregory Millett Bailey, La Trobe University, Australia
James Fitzgerald, Brown University Providance, Rhode Island, United States
Alf Hiltebeitel, The George Washington University, United States
Renate Söhnen-Thieme, School of Oriental and African Studies, London, United Kingdom
Petteri Koskikallio, IASS Felow, Helsinki, Finland
Christophe Vielle, Institut Orientaliste, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium


Conference description:

The Sixth Dubrovnik International Conference on the Sanskrit Epics and Puranas will discuss, as the previous conferences, many aspects of contemporary research on the Sanskrit epics and Puranas: critical editing of texts, composition, literary techniques, history of texts, chronology, intertextuality, historical context, religious and mythological contents, relationship of texts to the earlier Vedic and later Tantric texts, the contemporary importance of this tradition, etc. The special theme of the 2008 conference will be: "Genesis and History of Sanskrit Epic and Puranic Texts. New Approaches". The proceedings of the DICSEP are edited by the International Editorial Committee and published by the Croatian Academy of Sciences and Arts.

For more information:

http://www.ffzg.hr/indolog/stranice/DICSEP.html


Conference lecturers

Vanja Štefanec, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Ivan Andrijanić, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Klara Gönc Moačanin, University of Zagreb, Croatia
Sundari Siddhartha, Indraprastha College for Women, Delhi, India
Gregory Millett Bailey, La Trobe University, Australia
Nicolas Dejenne, University of Paris III: Sorbonne Nouvelle, France
Danielle Feller, University of Lausanne, Switzerland
Sven Sellmer, University of Poznan, Poland
Horst Brinkhaus, University of Kiel, Germany
Sudha Berry, Canada
Christelle Barois, École pratique des Hautes Études (EPHE), France
Renate Söhnen-Thieme, School of Oriental and African Studies, London, United Kingdom
Natalia Lidova, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
Yaroslav Vassilkov, Museum of Anthropology and Ethnography, St.Petersburg, Russia
Nataliya Yanchevskaya, Harvard University, United States
Valdas Jaskunas, Vilnius University, Centre of Oriental Studies, Lithuania
Christophe Vielle, Institut Orientaliste, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium
Vishwa Adluri, Hunter College, United States
Joydeep Bagchee, Free University of Berlin, Germany


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