Report by India Education bureau, New Delhi: While it was kebabs from Afghanistan, fish soup from Sri Lanka, bhelpuri from India and host of other ethnic food from various parts of South Asia in one corner, then there was painting competition, photo exhibition and SAARC quiz in another corner of the campus.
Hyderabad: Professor Nizamuddin Khan, Department of Geography, Aligarh Muslim University has participated in 3rd International Conference on Hydrology and Meteorology held at Hyderabad International Convention Centre, organized by US based OMICS Publishing Group.
Report by India Education bureau, Jalandhar: Punjabi vegetarian Body Builder Varinder Singh Ghuman along Aadil Chahal, Abhinav Shukla, Nora Fatehi and others visited LPU for the promotion of their upcoming hindi movie Roar- Tigers of the Sundarbans.
Gurgaon: It was the much-awaited time of the year for the students of the ITM University as they unwound themselves from the monotonous college routine during the three-day Annual Cultural Fest of ITM University, Momentum 2014, that saw an enthralling performance by Bollywood singer, Badshah of ‘Saturday Saturday’ fame on the last day.
New Delhi: The Outreach Programme, Jamia Millia Islamia is going to organize a talk on "'Cultural Translation' in the Globalization of Disciplines" by Prof. Claire Joubert, University of Paris-8, France.
Claire Joubert is Professor of English Literature and Literary Theory, at Université Paris 8, where she is currently Head of the Masters programme "Literature/s: Texts, Languages, Theories", and Head of the Research programme "Le Texte étranger" ["the foreign text"].
Her work, based on modernist and contemporary Anglophone literatures and comparative history of literary histories, centers around the project of a "poetics of foreignness". It explores the critical object which foreign literature (i.e. the creativity of language compounded with the diversity of languages) constitutes amidst human and social sciences, especially in a context of postcoloniality and the globalization of knowledge/power relations.
The talk is scheduled to be held on February 22, 2011 at 3.30 PM in Mir Anis Room of Dayar-i Mir Taqi Mir, Administrative Block, Jamia Millia Islamia.