Tag: Literature

The Only Urdu Poem on the Holocaust and its Author

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In September-October 2009, a Holocaust films retrospective was held in Lucknow in Uttar Pradesh, India. The event was significant because of several reasons: it was the first-ever Holocaust films retrospective in South Asia. It ran for fourteen days, during which forty-six films were screened, seen by four thousand people at the two biggest universities in […]

Stereotypes, Sublimations and Substitutions: Jews and Antisemitism in South Asian Literature in English

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20 May, “Stereotypes, Sublimations and Substitutions: Jews and Antisemitism in South Asian Literature in English” Professor Anna Guttman, Department of English, Lakehead University, Thunder Bay, ON, Canada; Chair, Association for Commonwealth Language and Literature Studies Convener: Dr. Navras J. Aafreedi, Research Fellow, ISGAP Date: Thursday, May 20, 2021 Time: 9:00 AM Eastern Time Click here to register for ISGAP’s […]

Dorian F. Bell – “A ‘Paradise of Parasites’: Hannah Arendt, Antisemitism, and the Legacies of Empire”

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Title: “A ‘Paradise of Parasites’: Hannah Arendt, Antisemitism, and the Legacies of Empire” Speaker: Professor Dorian F. Bell, Assistant Professor, Literature Department, University of California, Santa Cruz Date: Thursday, April 7, 2011 Location: The Yale Initiative for the Interdisciplinary Study of Antisemitism (YIISA), Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut