News Date: 11-09-2019

On 11.09.2019, Prof. Sanjoy Mukhopadhyay of Jadavpur University delivered a special lecture titled "Ambiguities of Enlightenment: The Films of Satyajit Ray" in which he showcased the rise of the Bengali modern along the lines of the Enlightenment through Satyajit Ray's CharulataAparajito and Pratidwandi. His lecture was an erudite mixture of the eclectic, the political and the technical. Students and teachers sat through the two hour lecture, with many questions indicating their rising interest in Film Studies.