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Christine Marsh: Tagore’s Potential Relevance for the World Today
15 October 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
We are pleased to welcome Tagore specialist Christine Marsh who will present her discussion at the Centre on the relevance of Tagore today.
Christine Marsh is an independent multidisciplinary scholar. Over the past ten years she has focussed on the contemporary relevance of the rural reconstruction and progressive education projects of the Indian polymath Rabindranath Tagore.
She has been Chair of Trustees of the Permaculture Association (UK) and is currently Managing Trustee of internationally recognised information provider Plants For A Future.
In 2011 she was co-editor of Rabindranath Tagore: A Timeless Mind. Her MA dissertation on a political reading of Tagore’s prose fiction was followed by her doctoral thesis Towards One World: A Journey Through the English Essays of Rabindranath Tagore, undertaken at Exeter University. Her monograph Tagore Speaks to the Twenty-First Century, was published in 2016.