Workshop for PUC Students: India-Europe…

The Centre for Inter-disciplinary Research in the Humanities and Social Sciences (CIRHS) organized a three-day introductory workshop for SDM PU students at the SDM PG College on 21st, 22nd and 23rd of February, 2018. The title of the course was ‘India-Europe: How we perceive each other.’ This was the first course conducted under the Jean … Continue reading Workshop for PUC Students: India-Europe…


Interaction Session: Europe-India

One of the larger goals of the initiative of which CIRHS is a part, is to bring the two continents and cultures -- India and Europe -- closer. They have much to learn from each other and to set right many wrongs they have committed in the past. The project IERDM turns this dream into … Continue reading Interaction Session: Europe-India

Basics of Research Skills–Workshop at Alva’s

SDM CIRHS organized a day-long workshop on 9th June 2017, titled ‘On Basic Research Skills’ for the social sciences and humanities faculty of Alva’s College, Moodubidire, on their campus. The course was formulated as an introduction to research in social sciences and humanities, and addressed the familiar questions and issues of choosing a research problem, … Continue reading Basics of Research Skills–Workshop at Alva’s

Report: Summer Course-1

CIRHS successfully conducted two five‐day summer courses titled ‘Do We Know India?’ on the SDM PG College campus. The first course was held from 10‐14 May and the second from 22‐26 June, 2017. Students and scholars from some of the well-known institutions across India (like IIT Madras, Amrutha University, Delhi University etc.) attended these courses. Without exception, … Continue reading Report: Summer Course-1

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”

Dr. Dunkin Jalki at Dharwad Sahitya Sambhrama

Dr. Dunkin Jalki of CIRHS was part of a panel on the Vachanas and the issue of caste at the fifth Dharwada Sahitya Sambhrama (20-22 Jan 2017). Here are two reports in the Kannada media about the session.   Report in the Vijaya Karnataka newspaper: vijaya-karnataka The video recording of the panel discussion will be available here … Continue reading Dr. Dunkin Jalki at Dharwad Sahitya Sambhrama