Lars blog on Kolkata and Shantiniketan January-February 2018

The NSAN Editor Lars Eklund stayed for a month in Kolkata, returning to Sweden on February, 8th. During this period he wrote a blog in Swedish language instead of updating the news site. See the content below.

Lars Eklund with Professor Mridul Bose, Jadavpur University. Daniel Rycroft från India Dialogue, East Anglia University, UK, och Rajsekhar Basu, Head, Dept. of History, University of Calcutta
Professor Asha Mukherjee and Lars Gerdmar after Lars seminar on Icon painting at Visva Bharati University. Lars x 2 plus Professor Sabyasachi Basu Ray Chaudhury, VC Rabindra Bharati University.

However, among the activities were also academic meetings and seminars, at Jadavpur University, Kolkata, Visva Bharati University in Shantiniketan, Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata and Calcutta Universty, Kolkata. See photos here.

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Part 1 (10-16 January 2018)
Onsdag 10 januari - Ankomsten:
Torsdag 11 januari - Jadavpur University, Masala Dosa & The Lakes
Fredag 12 januari - Tunnelbanefärd på Vivekanandas födelsedag
Lördag 13 januari - Armeniska kyrkan och båttur till Howrah
Söndag 14 januari - Apeejay Kolkata Literary Festival 2018
Måndag 15 januari - Journalistseminarium och Tagore-dansdrama
Tisdag 16 januari - Botaniska trädgården i Shibpur
http://nordicsouthasianet.eu/other/lars-kolkatablogg-januari-2018-del-1
 
Seminar on Indian ay to Peace at Indian Museum with Ashis Nandy, Nayantara Sahgal, Meghnad Desai and Kishwar Desai.

Bengali-French film makers of Bengal Shadows - Joy Bannerjee and Partho Bhattacharya - shown at Visva Bharati University

Part 2 (17-23 January 2018)
 
Christabel Royan, NCI.
Part 3 (24-30 January 2018)
 
Part 4 (31 January - 8 February)