The Literary Club of the Asiatic Society of Mumbai
invites you to a collaborative programme: The Challenges of translating Flaubert’s “Madame Bovary”
from French into Marathi Thursday 2nd September 6.30 pm on Zoom

To celebrate the bicentenary of the world renowned French author, Gustave Flaubert, the LitClub of the Asiatic Society of Mumbai, in collaboration with the Department of French, University of Mumbai, takes pleasure in inviting you to a discussion between the translator Professor of French (Retd), Dr. Jayant Dhupkar, English & Foreign Languages University Hyderabad, and Dr. Ujjwala Joglekar, Professor of French, Department of Foreign Languages, Savitribai Phule University of Pune, on his landmark translation into Marathi of the internationally known masterpiece, Gustave Flaubert’s chef d’œuvre “Madame Bovary.” The programme will be held on Thursday 2nd September 2021 at 6.30 pm on Zoom.
It is well known that the novel published in 1856 has had a profound impact on world literature. The speakers will discuss this Realist novel and its translation and will also focus on the delights and problems of literary translation in general. They would like to engage with the participants in an active dialogue so please come prepared!
We look forward to your joining us for this absorbing conversation that will take you into a world that existed in the days of yore.

Join Zoom for the programme:

Meeting ID: 896 2068 1033
Passcode: 387449

- Meenal Kshirsagar, Vice President of the Society & Chairperson - ASM LitClub
- Dr Usha R Vijailakshmi, Officiating Hon. Secretary The Asiatic Society of Mumbai


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