Aesthetics of Seva Tridip Suhrud
36th Coomaraswamy Memorial Lecture
Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya in collaboration with Museum Society of Mumbai
About the speaker:
Tridip Suhrud is a scholar, writer and translator who works on the intellectual and cultural history of modern Gujarat and the Gandhian intellectual tradition. As the director and chief editor of the Sabarmati Ashram Preservation and Memorial Trust (2012–17), he was responsible for creating the Gandhi Heritage Portal. He is professor and Provost of CEPT University, Director of Lalbhai Dalpatbhai Institute of Indology, Ahmedabad, and serves as Chairman of the Governing Council of MICA.
Coomaraswamy Memorial Lectures:
The prestigious annual Coomaraswamy Memorial Lecture was instituted by the Trustees of Chhatrapati Shivaji Maharaj Vastu Sangrahalaya, Mumbai (formerly Prince of Wales Museum of Western India) in 1979 in memory of the late Ananda Kentish Coomaraswamy, a pioneering historian and philosopher of Indian art.