30-NOV-2017: Professor Masoodul Hasan publishes his scholarly work, Anthology of English Spousal Elegies
ALIGARH November 30: Professor Masoodul Hasan, the doyen of English studies and formerly Chairman, Department of English, Aligarh Muslim University, has published ?Anthology of English Spousal Elegies?, which contains the spousal elegies culled from not only English literature but also from Sanskrit, Greek, Latin, Arabic, Persian, Urdu and Hindi literary corpus.
The Anthology is the first of its kind, reflecting the articulation of personal emotion, especially of marital love and bonding and of mourning and grief in the world literary tradition.
Professor Hasan has assiduously collected material from a range of largely inaccessible sources. This spectacle of sterling scholarship will be a source of inspiration for young scholars.
Professor Hasan, a prolific author and a brilliant teacher, has authored several valuable books which includes his selection, ?English Poems on Prophet Muhammad? (2015).
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