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Dubrovnik International Conference on Sanskrit and Puranas

15 – 20 August 2011   print this page

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