‘Everyday Conversations’ with Prof. Rukmini Bhaya Nair, IIT, Delhi

This is the first in a series of ‘Everyday Conversations’ conducted by NYU English Dept. Research Group on Transnational Everyday Life. Prof. Rukmini Bhaya Nair, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, speaks to Mosarrap Khan, Doctoral Candidate, Dept. of English, NYU, about her project on Children’s Emotional Registers in Everyday Indian Life. This interview was conducted…

Special MLA 2014 Session: Muslim Utopia

Seeking abstracts that explore Muslim fiction writers’ overt as well as covert engagement with the notion of ‘utopia’, both theological and material. Send in 250-word abstract with bio by 15 March 2012. Send abstracts to: Mosarrap Khan (mhkhan@nyu.edu) [Detailed Proposal                              …

Modernist Studies Association Conference, 2013: Everydayness & the Event

Important Dates: Seminar Proposals: February 15, 2013 Panel, Roundtable, and Poster/Exhibition Proposals: March 15, 2013 Access Requests: July 1, 2013 Important information concerning Special Collections @ Sussex Conference overview Modernism radically breaks from the ordinary and the received, staking its claims on making it new. But how might modernism also engage with the ordinary, the quotidian,…