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CFP for Winter 2018 Issue of SAR on South Asian Graphic Narratives

The international peer-reviewed journal South Asian Review invites submissions to a special issue revolving around “South Asian Graphic Narratives” for its Winter 2018 issue. Graphic narratives across South Asia’s multiple languages arguably have a long history, from the colonial to the contemporary moment.  From comics appearing in colonial publications to the Amar Chitra Katha series … Continue reading

Double Special Issue of the Journal of Postcolonial Writing: The Worlds of Bombay Poetry

This double special issue of the Journal of Postcolonial Writing (access HERE) is geared towards the larger cultural, linguistic, publishing and creative background against which we can read poets in English and in Marathi like Arun Kolatkar, Namdeo Dhasal or Nissim Ezekiel, and towards the deep symbiotic culture between poets, visual and graphic artists, publishers, … Continue reading

Forthcoming Publication by Dr. John C. Hawley

Developed from the paper he delivered at the SALA conference in Philadelphia, John C. Hawley has the invited lead article (“What Does Young India Want?: Can Chetan Bhagat, Mohsin Hamid, and Arundhati Roy Tell us?”) in the inaugural issue of the online journal Texture: A Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences

New Publication by Dr. K. D. Verma

UNDERSTANDING MULK RAJ ANAND: HIS MIND AND ART, a collection of critical essays and letters, examines Anand as a novelist, an art critic and a thinker in a broad cultural context of the 20th century critical theories of postmodernism, postcoloniality and new historicism. This study explores the significance of Anand’s 20-year stay in England, especially … Continue reading

Free PDF download of Short Stories by Women Writers of Odisha

“Odia literature is a treasure trove for translators, but not many venture into this field.” –Supriya Kar The women writers of the province of Odisha, India are a group of creative women who view their surroundings with a discerning and critical eye. Their short stories, originally written in Odia, have been translated into English so … Continue reading