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Manju Dhariwal

manju@lnmiit.ac.in

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Humanities and Social Sciences


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Research Area

Modernist Studies, Gender and Feminist Studies, Indian Writing in English

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Prof. Manju Dhariwal

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Humanities and Social Sciences

Education

Degree/DiplomaInstitute/ OrganizationYearBranch/Specialization
1Ph. D. Doctor of PhilosophyN.A.2000T.S. Eliot's Plays and his quest for spiritual Certitude

Projects

Name of ProjectTotal Cost of ProjectFunding AgencyDuration FromDuration To
1Supervisor of PDF(Dr. Aditi Swami)- “Translation of Dadu Anubhav Vani – the Complete Works of Dadu Dayal: A Probe into the Socio-Lingual and Socio-Cultural Milieu in Contemporary India”794000ICSSR20192021

Publications

1 Manju Dhariwal, ‘Culture and the Social Construction of Gender: Teaching literature in a Multicultural classroom, Fourth International conference on “English in Multicultural Classrooms: Perspectives, Prospects, Possibilities’ organized by ELTAI Rajasthan: Jaipur , October 2017
2 Manju Dhariwal, Representations of Desert and Forest Biomes in the Fiction of Michael Ondaatje, XXIV International Conference on Environmental Humanities, February 2022
3Manju Dhariwal, ‘Gender, Nation and Narration: A Critical Rereading of Alka Saraogi’s Kalikatha: Via Bypass, XXI International Conference on ‘Revisiting Cosmopolitanism’ jointly organized by Forum on Contemporary Theory, Baroda, Gujarat, India and Louisiana State University, Shreveport, USA , December 2018
4 Manju Dhariwal, Feminism across Borders: Gender Identity and the Politics of Space – Reading Geetanjali Shree’s Mai and Rama Mehta’s Inside the Haveli, XX International Conference on ‘The Humanities Across Cultures’ jointly organized by Forum on Contemporary Theory, Baroda, Gujarat, India and Louisiana State University, Shreveport, USA and Princeton African Humanities Colloquium, Princeton University, USA , December 2017

Expert lectures

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1March2017• Delivered Plenary Invited Talk on ‘Modernism/Postmodernism and Social Construction of Gender’ in the National Workshop on ‘The Politics of Post: Theory, Literature and Culture’, from 25-31 March by the Department of English, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi. MAR 2017
2October2017• Invited Workshop Session on ‘Gender Metaphors in Literature’ in Ecology and World Literature from Interdisciplinary Perspective ECOLIT 2017 in fifth Rajasthan Science Congress from 13-15 October 2017 in Jaipur. OCT 2017
3April2009Delivered Invited talk on ‘Translation for propagation of Culture and Values: A story from Buddha’s life’, in National Conference on Language and Translation Industry of India, Opportunities and Challenges, New Delhi, April 17-18,2009 APRIL 2009

Workshop attended

TypeMonthYearInformation
1TrainingJune2021One week online FDP on "Remapping the Indian Novel in English
2WorkshopMarch2021Safe Campus Program organized by Association of Indian Universities and MFF
3TrainingOctober2017Third Roundtable, “Singing Voices” organized by VOICES at Diggi Palace, Jaipur
4WorkshopJune2012National Seminar on Geospaces of the Mind: Travel, Belonging and transformations
5WorkshopJune2010One day workshop on Using film Clips to Generate Discussion organized by ELTAI in association with IIS university
6Short Term CourseSeptember2007One day course on Teaching Communication Skills, jointly organized by the Department of English, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur and the Cambridge University Press on Sept. 27, 2007.
7Conference - InternationalSeptember2007International Seminar on Post 1980s Sub continental Writing in English: Borders, Border Theories and Crossing Borders, jointly organized by Institute for Research in Interdisciplinary Studies, Sahitya Akademi, Jawahar Kala Kendra and Department of English, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur from 20-22 September, 2007.
8Conference - InternationalFebruary2007International Seminar on The Diasporic Eye: Theory and Cultural Interpretation, organized in association of Canadian Studies, Government of Canada and S.S. Jain Subodh Post Graduate College from 17-19 February, 2007.
9Conference - NationalSeptember2006National Seminar on Personal is Political organize by IRIS and Department of English, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur from 15-17 September, 2006.
10WorkshopMay2006Workshop-cum-Seminar on ‘Word as Image: Text into Film’ jointly organized by IRIS, Jawahar Kala Kendra and Doordarshan on 2-3 May, 2006
11Conference - NationalJanuary2001Annual conference of IACLALS jointly organized by IACLALS and the Department of English, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur from 4-6 January, 2001

Workshop conducted

TypeMonthYearInformation
1Conference - InternationalFebruary2022Chaired a session on “Anthropocene or Capitalocene” in XXIV International Conference on Environmental Humanities: Living in Critical Zones organized by Forum on Contemporary Theory Baroda, India in collaboration with International Lincoln Center for American Studies, Louisiana State University in Shreveport, USA in Goa from 24-26 February, 2022
2WorkshopMarch2017Delivered Plenary Invited Talk on ‘Modernism/Postmodernism and Social Construction of Gender’ in The National Workshop on ‘The Politics of Post: Theory, Literature and Culture’, organized by the Department of English, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi from 25-31 March, 2017.
3WorkshopOctober2017Conducted Workshop Session on ‘Gender Metaphors in Literature’ in Ecology and World Literature from Interdisciplinary Perspective ECOLIT 2017 in fifth Rajasthan Science Congress from 13-15 October 2017 in Jaipur.
4WorkshopAugust2016Organized a workshop on ‘Creative Writing’ on 12-13 August, 2016 for LNMIIT students. Prof. Karni Bhati (Furman University, Greenville, South Carolina, USA) was the resource person.
5WorkshopJanuary2015Organized a workshop on 'Critical Approaches to Reading a Text' on Jan 23, 2015 for UG students of LNMIIT. Prof. K Elango, Head of the Department of English, Anna University, Chennai was the resource person.
6WorkshopApril2011Jeevan Vidya Workshop' held in LNMIIT during 2-3April, 2011.
7WorkshopNovember2009Workshop on 'Communication: Its varied forms' organized at The LNM Institute of Information Technology, Jaipur on November 14, 2009.
8Conference - InternationalNovember2008International conference on 'Translation Studies: Theory and Practice' organized by the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, The LNM Institute of Information Technology, Jaipur, 29 Dec-31 Dec, 2008.
9WorkshopMay2007Teacher Training Workshop'(in English Language/Laboratory), for the teachers of various schools of Jaipur in May 2007.