First Dutch grammar of Persian and Hindustani

Linguistics

24okt2018 12:00 - 13:00

Promotie

Anna Pytlowany’s thesis is a multifaceted study of the language manual for Hindustani and Persian titled Instruxtie off Onderwijsinge der Hindoustanse en Persiaanse talen, written in 1698 by the Dutch East India Company merchant Joan Josua Ketelaar, and famously containing the first grammar of Hindustani.

A.K. Pytlowany, Ketelaar Rediscovered. The First Dutch Grammar of Persian and Hindustani (1698).

Supervisors

Prof. F.P. Weerman

Co-supervisor

Prof. O.J. Zwartjes (université Denis Diderot)

Location

Entrance

This event is open to the public.

Gepubliceerd door  Universiteit van Amsterdam