New Delhi: Oxford University Press, the world’s largest university press, launched Pakistani politician and former diplomat Syeda Abida Hussain’s Power Failure: The Political Odyssey of a Pakistani Woman at India International Centre in New Delhi today.
Bangalore: The Supply Chain Management Centre, Airbus Chair and Supply Chain Practitioners Council (SCPC), a Bangalore Areas Professional Network, are organizing the ‘Best Practices Exchange Meet’ on Friday, February 26, 2016, at the IIMB Auditorium.
Bangkok: More than 550 development workers, government officials, education practitioners and private sector representatives from 22 countries have gathered to share innovative strategies on how best to reach Asia’s millions of out-of-school children.
Jamshedpur: Tata Steel is all set to organise Art-in-Industry camp at the Centre for Excellence, Jamshedpur, during February 18-21, 2016.
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.