George Michell

George Michell trained as an architect and then studied Indian archaeology and art at the School of Oriental and African Studies. Together with Dr. John M. Fritz and a team of volunteer students, Dr. Michell conducted an extensive survey of the ruins of Hampi Vijayanagara. His most recent publications are Late Temple Architecture of India, 15th to 19th Centuries, and, together with Dr. Helen Philon, Islamic Architecture of Deccan India.

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A two-day taster of ‘the greatest literary show on Earth’
09 & 10 June
A packed programme of talks and performances animate four venues at the Library, celebrating South Asia’s literary heritage, oral and performing arts, books and ideas. Speakers confirmed so far include William Dalrymple, Meghnad Desai, Paulo Lemos Horta, Suki Kim, Ashis Ray, Suhel Seth, Preti Taneja and Shashi Tharoor.
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