Indo-Muslim Cultures in Transition

UC Irvine 2008



Professor C. M. Naim,

 Professor Emeritus,

University of Chicago


    C. M. Naim, studied at the University of Lucknow (Urdu Literature) and the University of California, Berkeley (Linguistics). He joined the University of Chicago in 1961, and took early retirement in 2001. He co-founded and co-edited (with Carlo Coppola) the Journal of South Asian Literature from 1963 to 1978, then founded and edited the Annual of Urdu Studies from 1981 to 1991. His most recent book was Urdu Texts & Contexts, a collection of selected essays on Urdu literary issues. Many of his writings are available at C. M. NAIM