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Reading group with S. Shankar (University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa)

By |2017-08-05T16:42:46+01:00June 6th, 2017|Categories: Past events, Reading Group|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

S. Shankar's work challenges reductive understandings of ‘world’ as presented in theories of ‘world literature’ and critiques conceptualisations of ‘literature’ as influenced by Western ideas of the ‘literary’

Reading group on Education and Comparative Colonialisms

By |2017-07-31T16:28:18+01:00March 15th, 2017|Categories: Past events, Reading Group|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Education systems, and the literary works they prioritized, are an excellent inroad to outlining how literary forms and cultures responded to colonialism

Reading group with Javed Majeed (King’s College London)

By |2017-08-05T17:01:23+01:00February 22nd, 2017|Categories: Past events, Reading Group|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Javed Majeed joined us for an informative and enjoyable reading group where we discussed his work on the Linguistic Survey of India and its superintendent, George Grierson.