Elmar Josef Renner

Elmar Josef Renner

Teaching associate professor

Member of:


    • Hindi, Urdu, Early Modern Indoarian Varieties, Sanskrit
    • Language and Literatures

    Fields of interest

    • language teaching and the didactics of Hindi / Urdu and South Asian languages
    • (cognitive and pragmatic) linguistics of Hindi / Urdu and South Asian languages
    • translation methodologies
    • history of Hindi / Urdu literature (belles-lettres, film, religious literature)
    • (mythological) symbols and tropes in South Asian discourses
    • early modern literatures of Northern India and their historical contexts
    • contemporary South Asian religious traditions and their history
    • social history of South Asia
    • literary traditions of the Maithili area

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