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The Powers of Small Poems: from Ogden Nash to the Ghazal

Heyman Center, Second Floor Common Room (Map/Directions)

Frances Pritchett
Professor Emerita of South Asian Literature
Columbia University

Description

Professor Emerita Frances Pritchett teaches and writes about modern South Asian literature, especially Urdu poetry. She will deliver a talk on "The Powers of Small Poems: from Ogden Nash to the Ghazal."

Cosponsored by the Society of Senior Scholars at the Heyman Center for the Humanities and Emeritus Professors in Columbia (EPIC).

September 28, 2015 at 12:00pm.