West indian literature

2 Naga authors win 2021 Gordon Graham Prize for Naga Literature

Kohima: Two authors Naga — Veio Pou for the work “Waiting for the Dust to Settle” and the work of Wangto Chingmak “The Chang Nagas – In memory of our unconquered ancestors” – received the Gordon Graham Prize for Naga…

A treasure trove of VOC literature now available to everyone – The New Indian Express

Express news service CHENNAI: People know VO Chidambaram Pillai (VOC) (1872-1936) as a freedom fighter, but he was a multi-faceted personality and his contributions to Tamil literature are invaluable. The state government publishes his works in four volumes, and Chief…

Students in class 10 can download the PDF format

New Delhi: The Council for Indian School Certificate Examination (CISCE) conducted the English Literature Exam 2 for Semester 1 on Tuesday at various centers across the country. The first semester exam for English Literature 2 was conducted from 11:00 a.m….

Scenes from the modern literature of Brahmanism

THE CASTE WAS AN OBJECT studies for about 150 years now, but our attitude towards it remains ethnographic. Bahujans are described as objects of research through which caste could be understood, as if caste concerns them and not the dominant…

Everything about the JCB Prize for Literature

Take a look behind the scenes at the country’s biggest literary prize Shrestha Saha | Posted on 11.30.21, 02:35 AM The translated work by author M. Mukundan Delhi: A Soliloquy (Westland) won the prestigious JCB Prize for Literature two weeks…

YKIFF celebrates the writers, language and traditions of film and literature that are at the heart of any film or book

Text size: A- A + Bombay (Maharashtra) [India], November 29 (ANI / ATK): The Yathakatha International Film and Literature Festival kicked off in November and after four successful days, especially in this time of pandemic, has come to an end….

ICSE English Literature 2021 – 2022 Exam Semester 1 on November 30; Download the program, the specimen article, the article on the previous year’s issue resolved

The Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) has scheduled the ICSE English Literature 2021-2022 semester 1 exam for November 30, 2021. The revised schedule for the 10th ICSE Standard Council has been uploaded to the official website at…

“African writing is vibrant and alive”: Damon Galgut

Born in Pretoria in the early 1960s, Damon Galgut’s early life was marked by strict racial separation in South Africa. He moved to Cape Town in the 1980s and has lived there ever since. He won the 2021 Booker Prize…

Delhi: Bookaroo Children’s Literature Festival returns to a new location

Until the pandemic and the Central Vista redevelopment project reshape the city and our relationship with it, for many children in Delhi, listening to some of their favorite storytellers brings stories of wonder and joy to life at Bookaroo Children’s….

Check out the 2nd Jaipur Literature Festival 2022 Speakers List here:

To add to the excitement of book lovers, the organizing body of the upcoming Jaipur Literature Festival has released the second list of speakers. The hybrid field version of the 15th edition of this glorious celebration of literature, speech and…

Two years later, the Bookaroo children’s literature festival returns to a new location

Until the pandemic and the Central Vista redevelopment project reshape the city and our relationship with it, for many children in Delhi, sunny afternoons on the lawns of the Indira Gandhi National Center for the Arts (IGNCA) in Janpath, listening…

Comparative Literature: Where to register for UG and PG courses, job prospects

Summary Admission to UG and PG courses in Comparative Literature depends on your score on the last exam Translation, editing, communication and journalism are some of the areas in which to work with a degree in comparative literature A comparative…

Second round of speakers at Jaipur Literature Festival 2022

Home ” IANS Life ” Second round of speakers at Jaipur Literature Festival 2022 By IANSlife New Delhi, November 27 (SocialNews.XYZ) The annual Jaipur Literature Festival has announced its second list of speakers for the long-awaited 15th edition, which will…

Excerpt from the book: “Forgiveness is a choice” by Kia Scherr

On Wednesday, November 26, 2008, while I was brewing a cup of tea at my mother’s house in Florida, the phone rang. I casually picked it up and heard my friend and colleague’s frantic voice: “Kia, turn on the news,…

You can attend India’s largest children’s literature festival in person

Almost two years after the last Bookaroo children’s literature festival in Delhi, the much-loved calendar returns with field programming in the capital this weekend. On Saturday November 27 and Sunday November 28, 2021, book lovers aged 4 to 14 will…

Oxford Bookstore supports the 2021 Emile Guimet Prize for Asian Literature | Lifestyle News

New Delhi / Kolkata: Two Indians – Deepa Anappara from Kerala and Geetanjali Shree from Delhi – are among the five nominees for the Emile Guimet Prize for Asian Literature of 5,000 euros for works translated into French, a prize…

Tata Literature Live! Literary awards 2021 announced

The prestigious Tata Literature Live! Literary Awards 2021, which is one of the highlights of Tata Literature Live! The Mumbai LitFest was announced during the Festival Grand Final which was held from November 18-21. As always, the four-day Litfest, presented…

Tamil literature: where have all the children’s writers gone?

Al Valliappa started writing poems at the age of 13. Even before he became a famous children’s writer, he decided to write only for children. Illustration: Immayabharathi K In 1940, an 18-year-old joined a small magazine agency in Chennai looking…

Oxford Bookstore supports the 2021 Emile Guimet Prize for Asian Literature

New Delhi / Kolkata, November 24 (IANS) Two Indians – Deepa Anappara and Geetanjali Shree – are among the five nominees this year Emile Guimet Prize for Asian Literature of 5,000 euros for works translated into French, a prize supported…

Tetso College National Seminar on Fourth World Literature Underway | Morung Express

Dimapur, November 23 (MExN): The English Department at Tetso College launched the three-day National Online Seminar sponsored by the Indian Council for Social Science Research (ICSSR) on November 22. . A press release issued by the host college indicated that…

Tata Literature Live! Literary awards for 2021 announced

Mumbai, Maharashtra, India – Business Wire India The prestigious Tata Literature Live! Literary Awards 2021, which is one of the highlights of Tata Literature Live! Mumbai LitFest was announced during the festival grand finale held from November 18-21. As always,…

ISC 12th English document 2 correction key to the literature published by educators; Check Semester 1 Board Exam Question Paper with Solutions

The Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) successfully completed the 12th ISC English Paper 2 (Literature Exam) on November 22, 2021. The official answer key for all subjects for the Semester 1 exam will be published soon on…

Kanakadasa’s Contribution to Dasa Literature is Huge, CM Says

From our special correspondentDaijiworld Media Network Bangalore, November 22: Kanakadasa was a great philosopher and social reformer, whose contribution to Kannada Dasa literature is immense, Chief Minister Basavaraj Bommai said on Monday. Paying homage to Bhakta Kanakadasa by garlanding the…

Bibhu Datta Rout’s Literary Platform Welcomes Both Readers and Writers – The New Indian Express

Express news service Bibhu’s Story Datta Rout is a page turner. Fed up with constant refusals of his writing, he founded StoryMirror, a literary platform, which welcomes both readers and writers. It expects 580 million new speakers of vernacular languages…

Austin Peay State University faculty add more diverse voices to world literature class

Clarksville, Tennessee – Three years ago, the Austin Peay State University Student Government Association (APSU) passed a resolution asking the Department of Languages ​​and Literature to teach more diverse authors in its 2330 English course : Topics in World Literature….

Literature is essential to be connected to humanity, says Bollywood writer

Pune, Nov 20 (UNI) In the age of globalization and free markets, the thought process has become egocentric, but literature is the only thing that connects man to humanity and broadens horizons, a famed Bollywood writer Javed Akhtar said on…

Literature is essential to be connected to humanity, says Bollywood writer

Pune, Nov 20 (UNI) In the age of globalization and free markets, the thought process has become egocentric, but literature is the only thing that connects man to humanity and broadens horizons, a famed Bollywood writer Javed Akhtar said on…

Who really killed the Mahatma?

This is a book written by investigative journalist Appu E Suresh and freelance journalist Priyanka Kotamraju who seek to understand the murder plot of MK Gandhi. The perpetrators set out to find the “smoking gun” that killed Gandhi. The weapon…

Trump’s photo book “Our Journey Together” to be released next month

Donald Trump’s first book after the White House will be, like so many other things about him, a departure from other former presidents. Trump publishes a hardcover collection of hundreds of photographs of his administration, with his own captions, some…

On a long-awaited critical anthology of Bangladeshi literature in English

For anyone with an academic or amateur interest in Bangladeshi writings in English, this must be a long overdue book. The publication of Mohammad A Quayum and Md. Mahmudul Hasan – edited Bangladeshi literature in English: A Critical Anthology (July…

Writer Irena Brezna receives German PEN Prize

1968 was a fateful year for Irena Brezna. At just 18, she fled Bratislava, Slovakia, to Switzerland after the Prague Spring. She ended up in Basel and never left. She has dealt with and told her story of migration several…

Governor awards Manipur Literature Award to Beryl

No more news November 18, 2021 | 10:35 p.m. Patna, November 18 (UNI) The Jash-ne Tika Prize was awarded Thursday by Minister of Health Mangal Pandey for his outstanding contribution to vaccination against COVID-19. see more.. November 18, 2021 |…

Governor awards Manipur Literature Award to Beryl

No more news November 18, 2021 | 10:35 p.m. Patna, November 18 (UNI) The Jash-ne Tika Prize was awarded Thursday by Minister of Health Mangal Pandey for his outstanding contribution to vaccination against COVID-19. see more.. November 18, 2021 |…

How the Jaipur Literature Festival 2022 will be different

The Jaipur Literature Festival returns to the Pink City from January 28 to February 1, 2022 for its 15th edition. The festival, which placed Jaipur on the world map of literary events, was held virtually in 2021 due to Covid…

Global Internet Literature Market 2021 Key Players, Industry Updates, Outlook & COVID-19 Impact Analysis 2027 – The UK Directory

MarketsandResearch.biz just made a Global Internet Literature Market from 2021 to 2027 research that offers a comprehensive picture of the industry, including product information, market segmentation, and other data. The study takes an in-depth look at the global Internet literature…

Smriti Irani becomes an author with her first novel “Lal Salaam”

Union Minister Smriti Zubin Irani has become an author with her debut novel “Lal Salaam”, Westland publishing house has announced. The novel, inspired by the tragic murders of 76 CRPF members in Dantewada in April 2010, is a tribute to…

Your guide to the 12th Tata Literature Live! Mumbai Litfest

A carnival for bibliophiles and writers, the prestigious Tata Literature Live! Mumbai Litfest is back for its twelfth edition with a sensational lineup and an extravagant mix of events including panel discussions and workshops. The three-day Literary Gala, Nov. 18-21,…

How to approach English and literature today?

We were in the second year in the English department of Dhaka University in 1995. During a conference, a young professor presented the Orientalism in class while teaching Daniel Defoe Robinson Crusoe. At that time, the English departments in Bangladesh…

Jaipur Literature Festival to Return in ‘Hybrid Avatar’ Next Year

The Jaipur Literature Festival, one of the country’s biggest literary events, will return next year in a hybrid model, with both a field presence and a virtual presence, allowing a wider audience to book lovers to access the festival. Scheduled…

Will our filmmakers turn to literature? – The New Indian Express

Express news service While searching for a panel discussion on “From Book to Film / OTT”, I was struck by the list of adaptations: the large number of films in all languages, adapted from books, made me wonder why we…

Subversions: Essays on Life and Literature

Macaulay people Writers rarely ask themselves abstract questions about writing. However, very early in my writing career, I found myself faced with the question of where my writing belonged. A question that perhaps came out of the absolute isolation in…

India News | ITBP seizes numerous guns, explosive components and naxal literature from Chhattisgarh in joint operation

New Delhi [India]Nov. 11 (ANI): The Indo-Tibetan Border Police Force (ITBP) in a joint operation with Chhattisgarh police on Thursday morning recovered numerous firearms, improvised explosive device (IED) components and Naxal literature in a densely forested area of ​​the Rajnandgaon…

Tata Literature Live Awards! Festival announced

It’s book award season and a number of nominee lists are coming out daily. Tata literature live! The Festival’s literary prize list includes Irwin Allan Sealy for his Asoca: A Sutra (PenguinRandom House); Sunjeev Sahota for China Room (Penguin Random…

Electronic Literature (Digital Literature) Market Size, Analysis 2028 | Key players – Qidian, Tencent, Jinjiang Wenxue, Alibaba, Google, Zongheng Yahoo

New Jersey, United States, – A recent market research report added to the verified market research repository is an in-depth analysis of the Electronic Literature Market (Digital Literature). Based on the analysis of the historical growth and current scenario of…

Omar El Akkad wins Canadian Literature Award

Omar El Akkad, Egyptian-Canadian author and journalist, author of an account of the global refugee crisis through the eyes of a child, won Canada’s richest literary award. El Akkad won the Scotiabank Giller Award for his book “What Strange Paradise”…

The Performatura Performance Literature Festival is here to heal

The Cultural Center of the Philippines (CCP) is bringing back PPE or Performatura: Pandemic Edition. This international performance literature festival will be held from November 22 to 24, 2021, from 10:00 a.m. to 10:00 p.m., via Zoom and Facebook livestream….

Kalinga Literature Festival to be held in Bhubaneswar from December 10-12

The eighth edition of the popular Kalinga Literature Festival (KLF) will be held in Bhubaneswar from December 10 to 12. The literary festival aims to spark discussions globally and nationally over India’s 75 years. He will celebrate the feast of…

“Literature focused on societal good remains timeless”

Literature and poetry that emphasize the good of society remain timeless and this is why epics like the Ramayana and the Mahabharata continue to inspire even today, the vice president said on Friday. Mr. Venkaiah Naidu. Speaking at the Golden…

Universities must translate all literature into Indian languages ​​| Latest India News

The Center called on all universities across the country to translate their learning materials and literature into all Indian languages ​​as part of the Azadi ka Amrit Mahotsav (AKAM) government celebration to mark 75 years of independence from India. Universities…

Mysuru 2021 Literature Festival ends: Krupakar-Senani takes audiences on a wild ride

“The melodious song of Malabar Whistling Thrush now reduced to the tune of a mobile caller” Mysore / Mysore: A final worthy of the fifth edition and the second virtual edition of the Mysuru Literature Festival 2021 hosted by Mysuru…

Memory celebrates the life of Ritu Nanda

The memoir of Raj Kapoor’s daughter, Ritu Nanda, takes a closer look at her life and the various roles she has played, including that of insurance advisor and creator of the popular Niky Tasha line of kitchenettes. Written by Sathya…

Gordon Ramsay’s social media project culminates in cookbook

How did Gordon Ramsay get through his pandemic containment? Getting frantic in a kitchen, of course. The chef with a dizzying array of books, restaurants and TV shows was at home in Cornwall, England with mouths to feed last year…

Subversions: Essays on Life and Literature: The Tribune India

PADMA SHRI and Sahitya Akademi Fellow, novelist Shashi Deshpande has, for more than four long decades, contributed extensively and richly to public debates on the role of the writer and writing in India, and on various social, literary and contemporary…

What it is, why should you care, and where to start

This content contains affiliate links. When you purchase through these links, we may earn an affiliate commission. India’s long struggle for independence from the British Raj, which began with the Indian Mutiny of 1857, gained momentum after World War II….

Novelist Antje Ravik Strubel wins German Book Prize

Currently, in the literary world, everything seems to revolve around the past: its weight, how we can come to terms with it, learn from it, worry about it or overcome it. In Britain, for example, the historical novel has enjoyed…

New book to tell origin stories from Indian states

A new book, slated for release on October 25, will feature the incredible origin stories of each of India’s 28 states and eight union territories. “The Origin Story of States of India”, published by Penguin Random House India (PRHI), is…

Sunday Reading: Reviews of Classical Literature

In 1981, British critic VS Pritchett published a review of Salman Rushdie’s second novel, “The Midnight Childrena political satire about a boy born in India as the country moves from colonial rule to independence. Rushdie eludes the feints typical of…

Derrick Walcott: A Maker and Changer of West Indian Literature – Pt 2 | Entertainment

(Part 2 of an article based on an interview with Dr Edward Baugh, author of a recent biography of Nobel Laureate Derek Walcott. Part 1 was published last Friday.) BAUGH’s “FIRST meeting” with Walcott turned him on, he told me,…

Derek Walcott: A Creator and Changer of Caribbean Literature – Pt 1 | Entertainment

(Part 1 of an article based on an interview with Dr. Edward Baugh at UWI.) “DEREK WALCOTT was one of the creators and changers of West Indian literature. It was the summary by Professor Emeritus Edward Baugh of the University…

Survey on the “hinterland” of West Indian literature

The tragic muse Oh my God This is my meditation now, before I pray. I think of Mozart, at the heart of its civilization, deserted, not even granted dignity a decent burial. I think of Christ crucified Die in agony,…

Reprints highlight Kyk-Over-Al’s service to Guyanese and Caribbean literature

The event of calm I The mountains slowly emerge out of the mist and clouds This is the epitome of the event of silence when the sun is hot and filled with distant barking of dogs inevitably rises in the…

Stewart Brown examines the treatment of cricket in Caribbean literature

The Guyanese Literature Prize, in collaboration with the Department of Culture of the Ministry of Education, organized a “Guyanese Literature Festival” a week ago. It was actually a festival of Caribbean literature. Over a period of five days, there were…

What is West Indian literature?

West Indian literature or Caribbean literature provides an excellent illustration of the currently accepted understanding of what literature means. What is considered the literature of a people? Particularly with regard to West Indian literature, this is well indicated by what…