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Forthcoming Academic Events

  • 29th November 2017

    One-day Seminar in collaboration with Association to observe the Sesquicentennial year of Sister Nivedita. Co-ordinator of the Seminar: Sri Suswagata Bandyopadhyay. 

  • 6th December 2017

    A lecture-cum Documentary Film show on ‘Anundoram Borooah’;    Speaker : Professor Pabitra Sarkar. Coordinator: Shri Amalesh Dasgupta. Vidyasagar Hall of the Asiatic Society at 3 p.m.  

  • 13th December, 2017

    A special lecture on the Artist Binod Behari Mukhopadhyay by Sri Ajoy Kumar Ghosh, former head of the Dept. of Painting (I.S.),Govt College of art & Craft, Kolkata at 3:00 p.m.in the Humayun Kabir Hall of the Asiatic Society. 

  • 2nd January & 8th January 2018

    Inaugural and Concluding days of the Workshop on ‘Religion and Art in Early India ‘to be organized by the Department of Ancient History and Culture, University of  Calcutta on the occasion ofcelebration of centenary of the Department.  

  • 3rd & 4th January 2018

    An International Seminar  on ‘Order/Disorder in Asia’ Coordinator: Dr. Rila Mukherjee, University of Hyderabad and Prof. Suchandra Ghosh, University of Calcutta

  • 6th January 2018 Saturday

    Annual Commemoration of birth anniversary of Dr. L. P. Tessitori at 4:00 p.m. in  the premises of the Asiatic Society

  • 17th January 2018 Wednesday

    A special lecture by Prof. Amalendu Bandyopadhyay, former Director, Birla Technological Museum, Kolkata  Proposer: Kolkata Society for Asian Studies. 

  • 14th February 2018

    One-day Seminar-cum-lecture demonstration in collaboration with Manipuri Nartakalaya on Uniqueness of Guru Bipin Singh in the field of Manipuri Dance. Joint Coordinators: Prof. Laily Basu and Kalavati Devi 

  • Date not yet been fixed

    One-day International Symposium on ‘Archaeology in Bengal: Revisiting Sites and context on the occasion of the birth centenary of Prof. S. R. Das, former Head of the Department of Archaeology, C.U.


Sir William Jones