“Do We Know India?”: Summer Course – May & June 2017 (Reg. Closed!)

An exploration of India beyond descriptions like “Backward”, “Casteist”, and “Patriarchal”!

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Workshop Report: “Cultural Context of English Literature”

Do we understand English Literature? Workshop on the "Cultural Context of English Literature" At the workshop organized by the Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Humanities and Social Sciences (CIRHS), SDM P.G. College (Ujire), on the 4th and 5th of February, participants deliberated on the challenges faced by students and teachers of English literature in India. … Continue reading Workshop Report: “Cultural Context of English Literature”

Cultural Context of English Literature (4-5 February 2017)

A Two-day National Workshop on Understanding the Cultural Context of English Literature Teachers in India face a rather strange problem teaching English literature (by which we mean European English literature) to Indian students. It is a subject that requires students to understand human experience. Yet, it is an experience that is very far away from … Continue reading Cultural Context of English Literature (4-5 February 2017)