We are delighted to invite you to the reading and panel discussion on the book A Cultural History of Famine: Food Security and the Environment in India and Britain by Dr. Ayesha Mukherjee on Saturday, 20 July, 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the British Council, Kolkata.
Dr. Ayesha Mukherjee, who has edited this book will discuss her current research which takes a comparative approach to famines in early modern Britain and Mughal India. Dr. Debanjan Chakrabarti, Director, British Council, East and Northeast India, Professor Gary Stringer, Head of Digital Humanities, University of Exeter and Professor Ujjayan Bhattacharya, Department of History, Vidyasagar University will be in conversation with the author.
We look forward to seeing you all at this event.
Arnisha Dey |Executive Library and Information Services East India |
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The British Council in Kolkata is now open on Sundays from 9.00 a.m. to 5.30 p.m. for English language classes. The library is open from 10.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.