Web Journal 2015


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

CONTENTS

 

New Orientations of Comparative Literature in Germany
Sieghild Bogumil

Translating Poetry into Japanese
Kyoko Niwa

Comparative Imagination: Indian and African Autobiographies
Tony Afejuku

The Genesis of Comparative Literature in the University of Delhi: Some Lesser Known Facts
Nandita Bose

Cultural and Literary Interrelations between India and Pakistan: The Liberal Sindhi Sufi Link
Charu Gidwani

The Immigrant Space: Readings of Obasan, Chorus of Mushrooms and The Electrical Field
Annapurna Palit

Reading The ‘Cheapness’ of Cheap Prints: Karbala Narrative in the Early Print Culture
Epsita Halder

Revisiting Krishnabhavini: England and India
Sayantan Dasgupta

Mirroring the Self in the Light of the ‘Other’: Early 20th Century Travelogues on Japan
Pratyay Banerjee

 

SPECIAL ARTICLE

The Journey of Comparative Literature: India and Beyond (Keynote Address)
Indra Nath Choudhuri

 

RESEARCHERS’ FORUM ON KEY TEXTS IN COMPARATIVE LITERATURE

Comparative Literature: Theory, Method and Application (Steven Tötösy de Zepetnek)
Debarati Chakraborty

Answers Claudio Guillén in The Challenge of Comparative Literature
Debaroti Chakraborty

Theory of Literature (Rene Wellek and Austin Warren)
Ritika Batabyal

The Idea of Comparative Literature in India (Amiya Dev)
Madhurima Mukhopadhyay

Aspects of Comparative Literature: Current Approaches (Chandra Mohan ed.)
Swagata Bhattacharya

 

TRANSLATIONS

Extracts from A Bengali Lady in England (Englondey Bangamahila) (Krishnabhavini Das)
Translated from Bangla by Sayantan Dasgupta

Price (Himanshi Shelat)
Translated from Gujarati by Nandini Bhadra and Pratixa Parekh

Taalnabami (Bibhutibhusan Bandyopadhyay)
Translated from Bangla by Joyjit Ghosh

 

BOOK REVIEWS

Ghumantoos: The Roadies of India and Canada
Swagata Bhattacharya

Jora Sanko: The Joined Bridge
Ritika Batabyal

 

INTERVIEW

Tomson Highway: An Interview
Amrapali Chatterjee

 

Journal of the Comparative Literature Association of India
Numbers 4 & 5 (Double Issue: January, 2015).
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Sāhitya
Journal of the Comparative Literature Association of India
Sahitya is a refereed journal (ISSN 2249-6416) (Online) published from Delhi and Kolkata by the Comparative Literature Association of India

Board of Referees:
Professor Dorothy Figueira, Professor Ipshita Chanda, Professor Anisur Rahman, Professor EV Ramakrishnan , Professor Harish Trivedi , Professor Jasbir Jain , Professor Jatindra Kumar Nayak , Professor Jancy James, Professor B Y Lalithamba , Professor Suchorita Chattopadhyay and Professor Avadhesh Kumar Singh

Editorial Assistance: Aparajita Datta and Anwesha Dutta Ain


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