Aligarh: The Special Summer School in Computer Applications and Subject Refresher Courses (SRC) in Environmental Studies and Oriental Studies were inaugurated at the UGC Academic Staff College, Aligarh Muslim University.
New Delhi: Zee Media Corporation Limited (ZMCL) has been going forward with 5th edition of its Campaign MEMD and the campaign addresses the issue of further degradation of environment, which is vital for our very existence.
New Delhi: Fragrance of the North-eastern films to traverse through the National Capital - Delhi! This is an opportunity for Delhiites to get as close as possible to North-East India later this month, without stepping out of the national capital.
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.