Afghanistan, Pashto and the Creation of a Literary Language
Afghan Studies Lecture by C. Ryan Perkins, University of Chicago
Thursday, April 10, 2014
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
10383 Bunche Hall
The UCLA Program on Central Asia presents an Afghan Studies Lecture
C. Ryan Perkins is a Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in South Asian Languages and Civilizations at the University of Chicago. He specializes in the literary history of Islamic South Asia, with a focus on the social, cultural and literary history of the regions from north India and the Deccan to contemporary Pakistan and Afghanistan.
Sponsor(s): Program on Central Asia