17-NOV-2017: AMU to organise two-day national seminar on ?Sir Syed Ahmad Khan: His Vision and Legacy?
Aligarh, November 17: The Sir Syed House of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) will host a two-day national seminar on ?Sir Syed Ahmad Khan: His Vision and Legacy? on November 21, 2017. The seminar, which is jointly organised by the Centre for Advanced Study of the Department of History and Sir Syed Academy will start from 10: 00 am on the day.
AMU Vice Chancellor, Professor Tariq Mansoor will chair the inaugural session, while Prof Shireen Moosvi will deliver the keynote address on ?Sir Syed: A Moderniser?. Prof Aditya Mukherjee will give the inaugural address.
The first session of the programme will be chaired by Prof S M Azizuddin Hussain. Prof Rizwan Qaisar (Jamia Millia Islamia?JMI), Ms Rana Safvi (Noted scribe) and Prof Shakil Samdani (AMU) will deliver lectures during the session.
Prof Rizwan Qaisar will lead the second session, while Prof S Zaheer Hussain Jafri (Delhi University?DU), Prof Farhath Hasan (DU), Prof Shafey Kidwai (AMU) and Mr Manimugdha Sharma (Journalist, Times of India, New Delhi) will be the speakers of the session.
Prof Rakshanda Jalil (noted author and columnist) will lead the third session, which will have Dr Anirudh Deshpande (DU), Prof Mazhar Husain (Jawaharlal Nehru University?JNU) and Prof Mohammad Sajjad (AMU) as speakers.
Prof Farhat Hasan will chair the fourth session with Dr Rakshanda Jalil, Dr Shadab Bano (AMU) and Prof Najaf Haider (JNU) as speakers. Meanwhile the last session, which will be chaired by Prof S Zaheer Husain Jafri will have Prof S M Azizuddin Husain (JMI), Prof Asif Naseem (AMU) and Dr Gulfishan Khan (AMU) as speakers.
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