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)

Art of Writing a Master’s Thesis (Workshop announcement)

A Workshops on Art of Writing a Master’s Thesis Venue: SDM PG College, Ujire Dates: 14 November 2016 (Admission by invitation only) Introduction There are two important parts to a Master’s Thesis: research and formal presentation. Let us begin with the latter. Today, there are many apps and software that will ease the task of writing … Continue reading Art of Writing a Master’s Thesis (Workshop announcement)

East meets West: A musical exploration for beginners (Workshop announcement)

East meets West: A musical exploration for beginners Music is a universal language, but there are many ‘dialects’. There is classic and there is pop, fusion, folk, jazz…etc. Both India and Europe have a very strong musical tradition, but how different they are!  And we know so little about each other’s tradition. In this ‘illustrated talk’ … Continue reading East meets West: A musical exploration for beginners (Workshop announcement)