Tuesday, 24 May, 2022

ULAB holds multicultural conclave

ULAB holds multicultural conclave

A two-day online conference titled ‘A Dialogic ImagiNation of Bangladesh: Literary-Linguistic-Cultural Representations, Non-representations and Misrepresentations’ ended on Saturday.

University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) organised the multicultural conclave.

Vice-Chancellor of ULAB Prof Imran Rahman, Pro-VC Prof Shamsad Mortuza, Prof Arifa Ghani Rahman, and Prof Syed Manzoorul Islam of ULAB spoke at the programme. Keynote speakers at the conclave included Prof Ganesh N Devy, Prof Syed Manzoorul Islam and Prof Saugata Bhadhuri.

Prof Rachel McDermott of Columbia University; Prof Kaiser Haq of University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh, Prof Azfar Hussain of Grand Valley State University, Prof Angshuman Kar of University of Burdwan, Prof Cara Cilano of Michigan State University, Prof Mohammad Azam of University of Dhaka, Prof Shoaib Gibran of Bangladesh Open University, Dr Avishek Parui of IIT Madras, Dr Christin Höne of Maastricht University, Prof Fahmida Akhter of Jahangirnagar University, and Prof Sudeep Chakravarti, writer, journalist, and visiting professor of ULAB also spoke at the event.