Is Folktale a Hyperlink to Reality? (02.06)

On June 2 at 12.15

Prof. Dr. Sadhana Naithani (Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi) will deliver a lecture "Is Folktale a Hyperlink to Reality?"

The environmental, political and social challenges that are part of our daily consciousness seem far away from the challenges, tasks and puzzles that the characters of the folktale have to face. Is there a great distance between the folktale world and our world? Or, is there a  Or, is there a hyperlink that we are unable to click on? Can we activate this hyperlink? And if so, how? An experimental exploration is presented through this talk which leads to an interactive session.

The lecture will take place in von Bock Building (Ülikooli 16) room no. 214.

All are welcome!
Department of Estonian and Comparative Folklore