Frances Pritchett

How to Read Ghalib

  • Frances Pritchett, Columbia University | March 18, 2008

Frances Pritchett is Professor of Modern Indic Languages in the Department of Middle East and Asian Languages and Cultures at Columbia University. She teaches courses on Indian civilization, Urdu literature and Islam in South Asia. Pritchett’s publications include Nets of Awareness: Urdu Poetry and Its CriticsThe Romance Tradition in Urdu: The Dastan of Amir HamzahUrdu Meter: A Practical Handbook, and Urdu Literature: A Bibliography of English Language Sources.