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November 2012

Nov 30

Mosarrap Khan | Everyday Life, Defamiliarization, and Desire in Pakistani Anglophone Fiction

Speaker: Mosarrap Khan, English Respondents: Rochelle Almeida, Global Liberal Studies and Toral Gajarawala, English Friday, November 30, 2012 Institute for Public Knowledge 20 Cooper Square, 5th Floor Paper abstract: Through a reading of contemporary Pakistani Anglophone fiction, this paper proposes to illustrate that ‘everyday life’ enables the emergence of a new notion of Muslim self negotiating the sacral and the secular/mundane. Further, the paper will chart a genealogy of that negotiation since the colonial times, as enunciated in Ahmed Ali’s…

Institute for Public Knowledge, 20 Cooper Square, 5th Floor
New York, NY 10003 United States

September 2012

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Fall 2012 Events

19 Sept. Global Cafe: "Globalization in South Asia, look at past 25 years.” David Ludden. IPK. 12:00-2:00. 20 Sept. Global India Series: The Intellectual History of Colonial India. Dilip Menon. IPK. 6:30-8:30. 21 Sept. Conversations on South Asian Politics. Sumit Guha. IPK.4:00-7:00. 28 Sept. Graduate Workshop. Kartik Nair, Cinema Studies. IPK. 12:00-2:00. 29 Sept. Roundtable Workshop. Gender and Islam in the Age of Empire. Rupal Oza, Saadia Toor, Dina Siddiqi. IPK. 10:00-3:00. 5 Oct. Investing in the Future and Global India…

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New York, NY 10003 United States
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