Chakravarty, Amiya Chandra

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Professor of literature and humanities at Forman Christian College and University of Calcutta; professor of philosophy at College of New Palz, beginning 1967; lecturer throughout the U.S., and abroad; adviser to Indian delegation to the United Nations; delegate to UNESCO conferences; and member of board of India Committee, Danforth Foundation.

From the description of Amiya Chakravarty collection, 1915-1978. (Boston University). WorldCat record id: 70922507

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referencedIn Abraham Aaron Roback papers, 1909-1965. Houghton Library
creatorOf Chakravarty, Amiya Chandra. Amiya Chakravarty collection, 1915-1978. Boston University. School of Medicine
referencedIn Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962. Papers, 1870-1969 Houghton Library
referencedIn Frederic Spiegelberg papers, 1916-1994, 1936-1994 Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Manuscripts and proofs of New Directions books, 1937-1997. Houghton Library
creatorOf Pasternak, Boris Leonidovich, 1890-1960. Letters from Boris Pasternak to Miriam Rogers : manuscript, 1959. Houghton Library
referencedIn Spiegelberg, Frederic, b. 1897. Frederic Spiegelberg papers, 1916-1994 (inclusive), 1936-1994 (bulk). Stanford University. Department of Special Collections and University Archives
referencedIn Levin, Harry. Harry Levin Papers. 1920-1995. Houghton Library
creatorOf Chakravarty, Amiya Chandra. Correspondence to Van Wyck Brooks, [between 1937 and 1963]. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn Society for Asian Music collection of noncommercial recordings [sound recording], 1959-1966 The New York Public Library. Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound.
creatorOf Society for Asian Music. Collection of noncommercial recordings [sound recording], 1959-1966. New York Public Library System, NYPL
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correspondedWith Buber, Martin, 1978-1965 person
correspondedWith Buck, Pearl S. (Pearl Sydenstricker), 1892-1973 person
correspondedWith Churchill, Winston, 1871-1947 person
correspondedWith Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962 person
correspondedWith Dewey, John, 1859-1952 person
correspondedWith Einstein, Albert, 1879-1955 person
correspondedWith Frost, Robert, 1874-1963 person
correspondedWith Gandhi, Indira, 1917-1984 person
correspondedWith Gandhi, Mahatma, 1869-1948 person
correspondedWith Hamsun, Knut, 1859-1952 person
correspondedWith Huxley, Aldous, 1894-1963 person
correspondedWith Keller, Helen, 1880-1968 person
associatedWith Levin, Harry, 1912-1994 person
correspondedWith Lowell, Robert, 1917-1977 person
correspondedWith Mann, Thomas, 1875-1955 person
correspondedWith Nehru, Jawaharlal, 1889-1964 person
associatedWith New Directions Publishing Corp. corporateBody
correspondedWith Pasternak, Boris Leondovish, 1890-1960 person
correspondedWith Pound, Ezra, 1885-1972 person
correspondedWith Roback, A. A. (Abraham Aaron), 1890-1965 person
correspondedWith Schweitzer, Albert, 1875-1965 person
correspondedWith Shaw, Bernard, 1856-1950 person
associatedWith Society for Asian Music. corporateBody
associatedWith Spiegelberg, Frederic, b. 1897. person
correspondedWith Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946 person
correspondedWith Yeats, W. B. (William Butler), 1865-1939 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
Congresses and conventions
Philosophy--Study and teaching
International cooperation
Humanities--Study and teaching
International relations
Diplomatic and consular service, Indian
College teachers--India
College teachers--United States


Birth 1901

Death 1986

Indians (India)




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