Partitioned Voices- Divided Tongues-Rita_Kothari

Partitioned Voices, Divided Tongues

What happens to a language when its land and people are partitioned? By Rita Kothari In the summer of 2014 a panel discussion titled “Partitioned Voices, Divided Tongues?” held in Delhi, invited the panelists to think of “What happens to a language when its land and people are partitioned?” In the organizers’ scheme of things, […]

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Book on the History of Urdu Advertising Launched

The book ‘Urdu Ishtiharyat Ki Tareekh’, or ‘The History of Urdu Advertising’ encapsulates an over 250-year history of Urdu advertising in the sub-continent Karachi: The book ‘Urdu Ishtiharyat Ki Tareekh’ by Dr. Pirzada Sharf-e-Alam has recently been launched. The book is based on the doctoral thesis of Dr. Sharf-e-Alam, who completed his research work under […]

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