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Mysore Prof. K Bhairavamurthy was born on 30th May 1945 in Mandya District, Kottatti Hobli, Santekasalagere Grama. His parents are KN Krishnamurthy and Gowramma. He completed his schooling in his hometown, while he studied Bachelor of Arts at Mysuru Maharaja College. He was congratulated with a master’s degree from Manasa Gangothri University by achieving 3rd …

The intensive Arabic program I ran in 1993 was based at BYU’s Center for Near Eastern Studies in Jerusalem, which is actually located in Arab East Jerusalem. So while being based in Jerusalem was not always ideal for an Arabic language program – the politics of the time eliminated alternatives – it was not as …

Denae Dibrell – Teach for America Educator Denae Dibrell joined Teach For America in the fall of 2014 and taught English II, English AP, and language composition at IDEA College Prep Pharr for four years. While there, she also coached UIL Ready Writing, Literary Criticism and Number Sense. She currently teaches in the writing program …

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip – Scavengers and garbage truck drivers at the Juhr al-Dik landfill, southeast of Gaza City, resumed their work on February 5 despite the large number of scavengers on site . The Gaza Municipality had announced on February 1 that the spread of scavengers at the dump forced workers to suspend work …

P. Saravanan’s new book talks about the timeless quality of Tamil hymns In his autobiography, In Charithiram, UV Swaminatha Iyer, the great old man of Tamil literature, recounts an incident where he read the Thiruvachagam aloud to his teacher, Meenakshisundaram Pillai, who was on his deathbed. When it came to line Nunthu Kantru in the …

Jurassic League is on the horizon and fans are clamoring to see how their favorite DC superhero will appear in the reimagined world. However, Marvel fans undoubtedly feel left out. Although Marvel’s Other Worlds are often set in other eras, the number of times Earth’s Mightiest Heroes have become dinosaurs is miserably low. Given the …

Every person’s life is the result of a variety of influences, from family life to careers and friendships that can change the choices they make or leave them relatively unchanged. For Bernardine Evaristo, both positive and negative life experiences led to her new outlook on life. In Manifesto: Never Give UpEvaristo describes and assesses the …

At nearly 900 pages in length, this superbly produced volume of John McGahern’s letters represents one of the major achievements of twenty-first century Irish literary criticism.. When McGahern died in 2006 he had firmly established himself as the most revered and influential Irish writer of prose fiction since Joyce and Beckett and it is wonderful …

The nation celebrates its 73rd Republic Day on Wednesday. The Indian government announced the Padma Awards on the eve of Republic Day as per convention. Of the four Padma Vibhushans, 17 Padma Bhushans and 107 Padma Shri are awarded this year. The Keralites honored with the civil awards are environmental campaigner Dr Sosamma Iype, poet …

Sadaket Ali MalikWali Mohmad Aseer Kishtwari is a renowned name from Kashmir, Urdu literature, and Jammu and Kashmir history.An emblematic figure was born in Kh. Ghulam Qadir Batt Berwari at Berwar Kishtwar village on August 2, 1954.I was brought up in local schools like Islamia Faridia School, Kishtwar and ML Upper Secondary School in Kishtwar. …

North Carolina’s strong literary tradition is celebrated by the North Carolina Book Awards 2021, presented by the NC Literary and Historical Association. The annual awards recognize significant works by North Carolina writers. Since its founding in September 1900, the NC Literary and Historical Association has been committed to stimulating literary production and to collecting and …

Bhubaneswar: Three Odisha literati have been selected for the 2021 Kendriya Sahitya Akademi Prize. Poet Hrushikesh Mallick will receive the award for his book ‘Sarijaithiba Opera’. The other two who have been honored are Digaraj Brahma and Debabrata Das. While Brahma will receive the Bal Sahitya Puraskar (Odia) for his book ‘Geeta Kahe Matir Katha’, …

Photo: Joyce Dopkeen / The New York Times / Redux During her lifetime, revolutionary feminist theorist Bell Hooks wrote over 40 books. hooks, who died this week at age 69, was a prolific and incisive writer who examined race, class, gender, media, and art across multiple genres, including literary criticism, children’s fiction, and memoir . …

Allegorizations of Jan MorrisFaber & Faber, 224pp, £ 14.99 “Although I am writing this on a sunny spring day in Wales,” noted travel writer and historian Jan Morris, “by the time you read it, I’ll be gone!” She kept her word: Morris died last year at age 94, and this collection of essays has always …

It’s hard, but not impossible, to remember when Twyla Tharp was seen as some kind of bomb thrower. When Deuce Coupé premiered at the New York City Center in 1973, the New York Times wrote, “Twyla Tharp does a piece for the spring season of City Center Joffrey Ballet, and the dance world is amazed. …

Photos courtesy of Silay Lumbera He chose a path and he took it, and from the moment he made that decision, he never wavered and his art and politics have always reflected his humanity. National artist for literature Bienvenido Lumbera passed away on September 25, 2021, and it is a great loss for all Filipinos. …

Summary Christian Ahihou is Senior Lecturer in French (Department of World Languages ​​and Literatures) and Professor of Human Sciences (Core Humanities) at the University of Nevada, Reno. His area of ​​specialization is French and French-speaking literatures and cultural studies of the 20th and 21st centuries. Although he is interested in Afro-Francophone literatures and cultures (Maghreb, …

As we celebrate The New York Times Book Review’s 125th anniversary, take a journey with us through the newspaper’s early years as we examine how its literary coverage began – and how it evolved and grew before being derived into the book. Journal as we know it today. It all started in the very first …

The National Merit Scholarship Program recognized Samantha Medina Pow and Ken Yaguchi, senior high school seniors at Hector J. Garcia Early College. Medina Pow and Yaguchi have been named Recommended Students by the National Merit Scholarship Program 2022. Medina Pow and Yaguchi are among 34,000 recommended students across the country recognized for their outstanding academic …

RIYAD – Iraqi and Saudi intellectuals discussed the achievements of Badr Shakir Al-Sayyab, the famous Iraqi poet and his pioneering role in the renewal movement of contemporary Arab literature and his experience through which he was able to further develop the Arabic poem. The symposium, organized by the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) on the sidelines …

Paul Auster is in bed. We talk on the phone and it is in his room that his welcome is best. “I much prefer phone calls,” he says. “So much better than those terrible little squares on a screen.” Known for his elegant and pithy novels – The New York trilogy and Moon palace are …

The Vice-Chancellor of the University of Pondicherry, Gurmeet Singh, congratulated the two former professors of the institution who received the Kalaignar M. Karunanidhi Semmozhi Tamil Prize from the Central Institute of Classical Tamil in Chennai. P. Marudhanayagam, former responsible for English and K. Rajan, former professor of history, were the recipients of the prize instituted …

PUDUCHERRY: Two former professors from the University of Pondicherry have been shortlisted for the Tamil Classical Kalaignar M Karunanidhi Prize from the Central Institute of Classical Tamil, Chennai. Former Professor and Head of the English Department, University of Pondicherry, P Marudhanayagam, who retired in 2001, was shortlisted for the 2013 Prize of the Year. Former …

No less than 10 Tamil scholars and scholars will be awarded the Kalaignar M. Karunanidhi Tamil Classical Award from the Central Institute of Classical Tamil in Chennai for the years 2010 to 2019. Former University of Pennsylvania professor Dr VS Rajam would receive the award for 2010 and former vice chancellor of the University of …

Former Eton teacher Will Knowland. Photo: YouTube A former teacher at Britain’s elite Eton College is embroiled in controversy after conducting a softball interview with a writer who claimed “Jews were always behind pornography” among other racist statements. UK news site online new reported that E. Michael Jones made the comments during a YouTube interview …

Before Farah Jasmine Griffin went to school, her father, a welder at the Sun Shipbuilding Company in Chester, Pa., Took her to the library and bookstores, and read and discussed African writers. Americans with it. When she was in third grade, he gave her two paperback books: “The Little Red White and Blue Book: Revolutionary …

Professor Victor Merriman is professor of critical studies in theater and member of the international editorial board of UNITAS. Having published numerous articles and book chapters on postcolonial criticism, Irish theater, theater pedagogy and cultural policy, he is also a founding member of the One Hour Theater Company and the Liverpool Irish Literary Theater. His …

Kochi: Ms. Leelavathy, a distinguished writer and literary critic who won the Kendra Sahitya Akademi Fellowship, said she was happy with national recognition and hopes to continue her literary endeavors. “It is a great recognition of my work and my contributions. I am happy to receive it. These days I mainly spend my time reading …

Prominent English writer Ruskin Bond, Hindi writer Vinod Kumar Shukla and six others were shortlisted for the Sahitya Akademi scholarship on Saturday. The National Academy of Letters said in a statement that the Sahitya Akademi General Council, which met under the chairmanship of its president, Dr Chandrashekhar Kambar, announced its highest honor, the scholarship. The …

BAKOU, Azerbaijan, September 17 Tendency: An evening dedicated to the 100th birthday of Polish philosopher, futurist and science fiction writer, winner of domestic and foreign awards Stanislav Lem was held at the Maksud Ibragimbekov Creativity Center. The event was organized by the Maksud Ibrahimbekov Creativity Center, the Polish International Science Center, the Polish Embassy in …

Have you ever suspected that some of the facts of the day on those desk calendars are made up? I imagine someone in an office saying, ‘Quick, we don’t have a fact for April 22, give me one’, and a colleague suggesting, ‘Just say whoever made up the point interrogation was born on this day …

To paraphrase 18th century British playwright Richard Brinsley Sheridan, this book contains much of what is new and what is true. Unfortunately, what is new is not true, and what is true is not new. Mixing his degrees in literature and neuroscience, Angus Fletcher, professor of history science at Ohio State University, offers a spectacularly …

KARACHI: The Pakistan Arts Council Karachi hosted an event in its Josh Malihabadi library on Tuesday evening to pay tribute to the famous Indian literary critic, playwright and poet, Professor Shamim Hanfi, who died on May 6 of this year. Indian poet Ranjit Singh Chohan, who joined the online debates, was the first speaker. He …

Our struggle could be the “worst podcast idea ever,” said John Phipps in The spectator. In it, our two young American animators, Lauren Teixeira and Drew Ohringer, discuss with their guests the Norwegian novelist Karl Ove Knausgaard, and his “six-book memoir-cum-roman-cum-lawsuit-magnet” My battle. It sounds a bit niche, but this “hip and funny” podcast has …

Lauren Berlant, a deeply influential American scholar and cultural critic known for her rigorous and playful explorations of intimacy, citizenship and affect, died on June 28 at the age of 63 from an Cancer. The news was announced by Duke University Press. Since 1984, George M. Pullman Distinguished Service Professor of English at the University …

TEHRAN – The book by German philosopher Martin Heidegger “Parmenides” has been published in Persian. The Tehran-based Organization for Research and Writing of University Textbooks in the Humanities is the publisher of the book translated into Persian by Taleb Jaberi. “Parmenides”, a lecture given by Heidegger at the University of Friborg in 1942-1943, presents a …