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


The Asiatic Society of Mumbai

Mumbai Research Centre
A 6-day online lecture series on Hindi Cinema
“Mumbai: Destination Cinema”

17th March to 24th March 2021 from 7.00 – 8.30 p.m.

The Mumbai Research Centre has organised a 6-day online lecture series on Hindi Cinema titled “Mumbai: Destination Cinema” will be held from Wednesday, 17th March to Wednesday, 24th March 2021 from 7.00 to 8.30 p.m. The details are given below and the poster of the online series is attached:
Lecture Series on the theme: Mumbai: Destination Cinema

17th March 2021- 24th March 2021 | 7.00 to 8.30 p.m. | Rs.900/-

Co-ordinator: Dr. Santosh Pathare

- 22nd March 2021Theatres & Studios of Mumbai.| Arun Puranik
- 23rd March 2021 | Mumbai through documentary.| Kunda P. N.
- 24th March 2021 | Mumbai as a theme. | Ganesh Matkari

- Dr Usha R. Vijailakshmi, Officiating Hon. Secretary, Asiatic Society of Mumbai
- Dr Shehernaz Nalwalla, Chairperson, Mumbai Research Centre

The link to the google doc is:
Payment (Rs.900/-) should be made strictly via NEFT to:
Agency Name as per Bank: The Asiatic Society of Mumbai
Bank: The State Bank of India
Institutional Banking Division; Mumbai Main Branch
Mumbai Samachar Marg, Horniman Circle, Fort, Mumbai 400 001
Prefix: 0438200066
Account No: 10996711574
IFS Code: SBIN0000300
MICR code of the Bank: 400002010
Tel Nos. of the Bank: 022 - 22644972 / 22664342

The Asiatic Society of Mumbai takes pleasure in inviting you and your friends to the 15th Dr Mani Kamerkar Endowment Lecture by Dr Miles Taylor, Professor of Modern History, University of York, U.K. on 'The Empire of Namak: Salt and the Rise and Fall of the British Raj' on Tuesday 17th November 2020 from 6.30 to 8 p.m. Dr Prashant Kidambi, Associate Professor in Colonial Urban History, University of Leicester, U.K.,  will preside.
Platform: ZOOM
Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 839 7354 1036
Passcode: 675191

- Dr Usha Vijailakshmi, Officiating Hon. Secretary
- Meenal Kshirsagar, Chairperso, Endowment Lectures Committee

The Asiatic Society of Mumbai cordially invites you to The 40th Mahamahopadhyaya Dr. P. V. Kane Memorial Lecture (online) by Prof. Osmund Bopearachchi “Emeritus Director of Research", French National Centre for Scientific Research, Paris on “Study of trade in the Indian Ocean through self-portraits of traders, with particular reference to the murals of Maharashtra” on Thursday, 4th March, 2021, at 5.30 p.m. Dr. Devangana Desai, Former, Vice President of the Asiatic Society of Mumbai

will preside. All are cordially invited.

On the Zoom Platform (Join Zoom Meeting)
Meeting ID: 851 7717 1167
Passcode: 949387

- Usha R. Vijailkashmi, Officiating Hon. Secretary
- Parineeta Deshpande , Hon. Director , MM Dr. P.V. Kane Inst. of PGS & R

The Asiatic Society of Mumbai takes pleasure in inviting you and your friends to The Inaugural Dr. Meera Kosambi Endowment Lecture (online) by Professor Ram Ramaswamy Visiting Professor, IIT Delhi on “A Life too short: Anandibai Joshee (1865-87). Meera Kosambi's final project” on Wednesday 28th October 2020 from 6.30 p.m. to 8.00 p.m. Dr. Sujata Patel Distinguished Professor of Sociology,Savitribai Phule Pune University, will preside.

Platform: ZOOM
Meeting ID: 824 2399 3417 Passcode: 055242)

- Dr. Usha Vijailakshmi, Hon. Secretary
- Meenal Kshirsagar, Chairperson, Endowment Lectures Committee

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