Category Archives: Academic

Gour Mohan Sachin Mondal College Rescheduled

The ill-fated seminar on popular culture has been rescheduled to Thursday 25 March 2010 in the Lincoln Room of the American Centre Library. Gour Mohan Sachin Mandal Mahavidyalaya In collaboration with The American Library, Kolkata UGC Sponsored State Level Seminar … Continue reading

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Gour Mohan Sachin Mondal College

On Tuesday I was supposed to give a paper at Gour Mohan Sachin Mondal College in Lakshmikantapur at a conference on popular literature, sponsored by the UGC and the American Library. Accordingly a group of us drove down in a … Continue reading

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Sekhar Mukherjee to Speak at JU

Sekhar Mukherjee, a comics creator, animator and National Institute of Design faculty member, will be speaking at Jadavpur University in the Department of English Audio Visual Room at 4pm on Monday 11 January 2010. He’s also known to the world … Continue reading

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David B

We had a fabulous chat with David B on Tuesday, with fit audience though few including many of the Drighanchoo team. David B is his pen name: he was born Pierre-Francois Beauchard, but in a series of significant steps changed … Continue reading

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Open Letter to Savita Bhabhi

I know my blog has been rather boring of late. Just to spice things up a bit, here is a post on Savita Bhabhi. Enjoy! Dearest Savita Bhabhi, My most respected bhabhiji, I am writing to say that I miss … Continue reading

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Science and Literature in the Nineteenth Century

I will be in Chennai for a week, conducting a creative writing workshop with the British Council for teachers of creative writing. So I’ll leave you with a call for papers at JU. Call For Papers The Department of English, … Continue reading

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Thrissur Conference on Graphic Novels

I haven’t blogged about this yet, and my tardiness has had an unfortunate consequence: all the photos of the conference have been mysteriously wiped off my machine. Post-upgrade I had a lot of problems which weren’t solved until I changed … Continue reading

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