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Discussion Group


List of Discussions/ Events organized by the “Discussion Group”, Department of English (2017-18)

SPECIAL EVENTS (Venue: Arts Faculty Lounge; Multimedia Language Lab, Department of Linguistics; Seminar Library, Department of English):

S.NO

                                       TOPIC

        SPEAKERS /PRESENTERS

   DATE

1.

INAUGURAL SESSION:

LECTURE ON “Wordsworth and the French Revolution”

Prof. Irfan Habib, Eminent Historian.

04.09.2017

2.

READING-CUM-DISCUSSION on “The Tryst with Destiny, Nehru‘s and Ours”.

Student presentations and discussion

21.11.2017

3.

PANEL DISCUSSION on “Disability: Education, Rights and Representation in the Indian Context”.

Chair: Prof. Tasadduq Hussain (Department of Philosophy, AMU)

Panelists: Mr. Yogesh Kumar Yadav (Assistant Professor, Department of History, AMU)

Mr. Mohib Anwar(Faculty of Law)

Mr. Boopathi P. (Department of English)

28.11.2017

4.

PANEL DISCUSSION on “In the Name of Literature” in collaboration with the University Literary Club.

1.Prof. Sauguta Bhaduri,JNU

2. Dr. Manash Bhattacharjee, Ambedkar University.


5.

MOVIE SCREENING-CUM-DISCUSSION on Fire in Babylon”.


09.12.2018

7.

READING-CUM-DISCUSSION on “Feminism, Religion and the Secular: Thinking with Saba Mahmood”.

1.Dr. Shivangini Tandon (Women’s Studies,AMU)

2. Dr. Perwaiz(Department of Political Science, AMU)

3.Ms. Ayesha Suhail

4.Mr. Kashif Ilyas

07.04.2018

8.

READING-CUM-DISCUSSION on “Literature and Medicine: Kafka’s
A Country Doctor’’ 

Dr. Nafis Faizi, JNMC.

11.10.2018

9.

BOOK REVIEW of Benedict Anderson’s Imagined Communities: Reflections on the Origin and spread of Nationalism

Mr. Riad Azam

28.04.2018

10.

BOOK REVIEW of Nationalist Thought and The Colonial World: A Derivative Discourse

Mr. Mukul SK

20.10.2018

11.


BOOK REVIEW of Provincializing Europe

Mr .Md.Saquib

10.11.2018

12.

BOOK REVIEW of The Origins of Totalitarianism

Mr.Faiz Kattakath

17.11.2018



REGULAR SESSIONS (Reading -cum –Discussion): Venue: Seminar Library, Department of English

S.NO

                                       TOPIC

        SPEAKERS /PRESENTERS

   DATE

1.

Reading-cum-discussion on “(Re) telling the stories of English Studies”

1.Mr.Md. Saquib

2. Ms.Sadra Samreen

3.Ms.Ayesha Suhail

29.04.2017

2.

Reading-cum-discussion on “On Realism in Literature”

1 . Ms.Sana Arif

2. Ms.Saniyah Saman

3.Ms. Zainab Fatma

4. Mr.Ayush Gaur

06.05.2017

3.

Reading-cum-discussion on “Marxist Approaches to Literature and Language Teaching”.

1.Mr.Abdulkader Al-Onin

2. Ms.Nabiha Khan

13.05.2017

4.

Lecture-cum-discussion on “What is Marxism?”

Dr. Siddhartha Chakraborty

20.05.2017

5.

Reading-cum-discussion on “Language and Gender”

1.Ms.Mahak Habib

2.Ms.Eram Siddiqui

3.Ms.Youman Fatima

09.09.2017

6.

Reading-cum-discussion on “Understanding Feminism (Feminism Series: Part I )”

1.Mr.Md. Saquib

2. Ms.SamanTanweer

16.09.2017

7.

Reading-cum-discussion on “Understanding Feminism” (Part II )

1.Ms.Ayesha zafar

2. Ms.Zoma Ahmad

23.09.2017

8.

Reading-cum-discussion on “Islamic Perspectives on Feminism” (Part III )

1.Ms.Shama Bi

2. Ms.Yusra Jabin

3. Azmul Huda

14.10.2017

9.

Reading-cum-discussion on “Understanding Feminism“(Part IV )

1.Ms.Saman Tanveer

2.Ms. Shaista Bhatt

21.10.2017

10.

Reading-cum-discussion on “Disability Studies”(Disability Series : Part I )

1.Ms.Shafaque Zahra

2. Ms.Aleena Khan

28.10.2017

11.

Disability Studies (Part II)

1.Mohd.Anas

2.Mr.Hasan Uz zama

11.11.2017

12.

Disability Studies (Part III)

1.Ms.Hijab Niazi

2.Ms.Nabiha Khan

3.Ms.Bushra Naseem

18.11.2017

13.

Reading-cum-discussion on “Presence, Importance, Role of History in the life of Postcolonial Nation”



17.02.2018

14.

Reading-cum-discussion on “History, Literature and the Limits of History”


24.2.2018

15.


Reading-cum-discussion on the writings of Gabriel Marquez

1.Ms.Ayesha Suhail

2.Ms.Ayesha Zafar

24.03.2018

16.

Reading-cum-discussion on the writings of Krishna Chander and Premchand

Ms.Zainab Fatma

21.04.2018

17.

Reading-cum-discussion on the writings of M.K Gandhi

1. Ms.Eram Siddiqui

2.Ms. Zainab  Fatma

06.10.2018







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Raleigh Literary Society

Raleigh Literary Society of the  Department of English is named after the eminent English critic, Sir Walter Raleigh, who headed the Department from 1885 to 1887. The 
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society has regularly been organizing various literary activities like debates, essay writing competitions, poetry recitations, short story writing competitions, and performance poetry. The 
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society has also staged several plays and performances on different occasions. The events organized by the society help to stimulate students' interests in literature, culture and foster their creative talent.


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