International Conference on South Asian Literary Traditions

Thursday, April 13, 2017 - 10:00am to Friday, April 14, 2017 - 10:00am
SDSB

Gurmani Centre for Languages and Literature at LUMS presents

International Conference on South Asian Literary Traditions

 

Representing South Asian Sufism

13th-14th April

10am-3pm, SDSB

 

Opening Lecture 

Jamal Elias, University of Pennsylvania

 

Panels:

  • Appreciating Sufism, Appropriating Sufism
  • Sufi Practice Across Contexts
  • Performing Sufism: From Script to Screen

 

Roundtable: 

Sufism in Muslim Imaginaries of the Past and Present

 

Closing Remarks

Tony Stewart, Vanderbilt University

 

A full schedule will be sent shortly. The panels and lectures are open to all. 

To register for the conference as a non-LUMS affiliate, please fill out this form: https://goo.gl/forms/q2fnP13OKwAe611q2