Asian Studies

Paul Dundas

Paul Dundas academic profile

Paul Dundas

Reader in Sanskrit

  • Sanskrit Studies
  • School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures
Street

Room 4.25
50 George Square

City
Edinburgh
Post Code
EH8 9LH

Research Interests

Research interests include:

  • Jainism
  • Middle Indo-Aryan philology
  • Classical Sanskrit literature and literary theory

Recent Talks

  • "Some Svetambara Jain Narrative Collections from the Eleventh and Twelfth Centuries, with Particular Reference to the 'Other Hemacandra' ", School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London, March 2011.
  • "Sex, Caste and Death in Seventeenth Century Digambara Jainism", Harvard Divinity School, Harvard University, April 2011.

Publications

Some recent and forthcoming projects from Paul Dundas.