BOGDAN-DUICA, Gheorghe. Braşov (then Hungary) 2.1.1866 — Braşov 21.9.1931. Romanian Literate interested in Indian Literature. Son of a poor merchant. Fter studies worked as critic in his home town, Czernowitz and Bucharest. Involved in politics. From 1919 Professor of Modern Romanian Literature at the new Cluj-Napoca University, well-known literate and critic.

Publications: translated: “Sāvitrī. Povestire indica din Mahābhārata”, Tribuna 8, 1891, and as book in Şibiu 1891, 2nd ed. 1940; a great number of works on Romanian literature, etc, in Romanian.

Sources: Dictionar de literatura Romana. Bucureşti 1979, 65; briefly Banaţeanu, Vi-BhQ 27, 1961-62, 251; Romanian Wikipedia gives just life dates, select bibliography and a portrait. English is in fact much more informative.


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