Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Lexington's Cary Library - Feature Speaker: Dr. Ashmita Khasnabish

Where: Cary Memorial Library, (Large Meeting Room)

1874 Massachusetts Avenue
Lexington, MA 02420

Date: August 31, 2010

Time: 7:00pm

Scholar Ashmita Khasnabish explains how she merges Western/European philosophy of Enlightenment with Eastern/Indian intellectual and spiritual thought in her ambitious new book, Humanitarian Identity and the Political Sublime.

Dr. Khasnabish is a scholar whose areas of interest include feminist postcolonial theory, psychoanalysis, and twentieth century literature. She grew up in India, came to the United States as a young woman to further her studies, and now lives in Lexington.

Website: http://www.carylibrary.org/
Phone: 781-862-6288 ext 250

Theresa D'Antuono

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