Vidya Vencatesan

Vidya Vencatesan is Professor of French in the Department of French and heads the Centre for European Studies at University of Mumbai. She has translated Javed Akhtar’s poetry into French (D’autres mondes, Paris, Editions Janus 2014) and has been awarded the Chevalier de l’Ordre des Palmes Académiques, Chevalier des Arts et des Lettres and Cavaliere della Stella d’Italia.