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    sahitya ~ The journal of the Comparative Literature Association of India
    The journal of the Comparative Literature Association of India
    ISSN 2249 – 6416 (Online)

    CONTENTS

    Editor's Note

    ESSAYS

    The Future of Comparative Literature in a World of World Literature: The US Experience
    Dorothy Figueira

    About the Social Relevance of the Study of Culture and Literature
    Steven Tötösy de Zepetnek

    A Response to Steven Tötösy de Zepetnek’s “About the Social Relevance of the Study of Culture and Literature”
    Ipshita Chanda

    Religions ‘Crossing Borders’: On the Emergence of Translation Traditions in India
    T S Satyanath

    Reading Characters: A Perspective on Early Oriya Fiction
    Jatindra K Nayak

    Goalbandhani Gaan of North Bengal: A Translation and Study of an Oral Tradition in Rajbanshi Rural Life
    Smita Basu

    A Song Rendering Rajbanshi Rural Life- Video
    Smita Basu

    “The White Town of Calcutta”: Re-reading Poems written in the First Half of the Nineteenth Century
    Anwesha Dutta Ain

     

    BOOK REVIEWS

    Tagore and China: Eds. Wang Bangwei, Tan Chung, Amiya Dev, Wei Liming. Beijing: Central Compilation and Translation Press, 2011.
    Samantak Das

    The Writer as Critic: Essays in Literature, History, and Culture. Jasbir Jain. Jaipur: Rawat Publications, 2011.
    Dheeman Bhattacharyya

    Before the Divide: Hindi and Urdu Literary Culture. Ed. Francesca Orsini. Hyderabad: Orient Blackswan, 2010.
    Swagata Bhattacharya

    Memory, Images, Imagination: An Anthology of Bangla and Oriya Writings on Colonial Burma (1886-1948). Eds. Jatindra Kumar Nayak and Parthasarathi Bhaumik. Kolkata: Jadavpur University, 2010
    Ritika Batabyal

     

    TRANSLATIONS

    Women of Japan
    Hariprabha Takeda
    Translated by Madhurima Mukhopadhyay

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    Journal of the Comparative Literature Association of India
    Numbers 2 and 3 (January, 2013).
    Published from Delhi and Kolkata by the Comparative Literature Association of India
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    Sāhitya
    Journal of the Comparative Literature Association of India
    Numbers 2 and 3 (January, 2013)
    Sahitya is a double-blind refereed journal (ISSN 2249-6416) (Online) published from Delhi and Kolkata by the Comparative Literature Association of India

    Board of Referees:
    Professor Dorothy Figueira (University of Georgia, Athens, USA), Professor Ipshita Chanda (Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India), Professor Anisur Rahman (Jamia Millia Islamia, Delhi), Professor EV Ramakrishnan (Central University of Gandhinagar, India), Professor Harish Trivedi (Delhi University, India), Professor Jasbir Jain (Central University of Rajasthan, Kishangarh, India), Professor Jatindra Kumar Nayak (Utkal University, Bhubaneswar, India), Professor Jancy James (Central University of Kerala, Kasaragod, India), Professor B Y Lalithamba (Bengaluru, India), Professor Suchorita Chattopadhyay (Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India) and Professor Avadhesh Kumar Singh (IGNOU, Delhi, India)

    Editorial Assistance: Anwesha Dutta Ain, Swagata Bhattacharya and Dheeman Bhattacharyya.

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