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Office: 1 Bow Street, 336

marthaselby@fas.harvard.edu

Office Hours: Mon & Wed 3-4:30 PM or by appointment: please e-mail me for appointment

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Martha Ann Selby

Sangam Professor of South Asian Studies and Comparative Literature

Research Interests: Representations of women, birth, and disease in classical Indian medicine. Sanskrit poetry and poetics, Prakrit and Old Tamil poetry, modern Tamil fiction, and Sanskrit medical literature.

Cat in the Agraharam and Other Stories by Dilip Kumar, translated by Martha Selby

Martha Selby

September 2020

Tamil Love Poetry (The Five Hundred Short Poems of the Ainkurunuru)

Martha Selby

June 2011