Kamran Asdar Ali, Director WCH 4.132, Mailcode G9300, Austin, TX 78712 • 512-471-3550
Tue, November 4, 2008 • 3:00 PM • Santa Rita Room, Texas Union 3.502
Arvind Mehrotra was born in Lahore in 1947 and educated at the universities of Allahabad and Bombay. Since 1968 he has taught at the University of Allahabad, where he is currently Professor of English. His published work includes An Illustrated History of Indian Literature in English (2003); translations from the Prakrit in The Absent Traveller (1991), and his own poetry in Middle Earth (1984) and The Transfiguring Places (1998); he has also edited several anthologies of English writing with an Indian connection.