IUB faculty as the Visiting Scholar in South Asian University
Prof. Zakir Hossain Raju, Head, Department of Media and Communication at IUB was invited as the Visiting Professor at the South Asian University (SAU), New Delhi during late November 2019. He was the first ever Professor from a Bangladeshi Private University to be invited at such a prestigious University that has been established with the mandate of SAARC.
At the Department of Sociology of SAU, Prof. Raju presented a public talk on 'Cinema, Nation and Modernity' and an Interactive Workshop titled 'Studying Cinema across the Disciplines'. He also conducted a film screening session where he showed his film 'Images under the Shadows'; a documentary he made on women's role in Bangladesh media during late 1990s. Prof. Raju also led few doctoral consultations during his stay.