Bhubaneswar: Central Institute of Freshwater Aquaculture (CIFA), Bhubaneswar, the premier organization in the country involved in research and development in the field of freshwater aquaculture, celebrated its 29thAnnual Day on 1st April 2016 at Kausalyaganga, Bhubaneswar.
New Delhi: South Asian University hosting exhibition at the SAU Gallery on Remember Slavery - Africans in India: From Slaves to Generals and Rulers in collaboration with United Nations Information Centre for India and Bhutan; and Department of African Studies, University of Delhi.
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.