19-NOV-2018: Panel discussion held on translation
ALIGARH November 19: The Department of English, Aligarh Muslim University organised a panel discussion on "Translation of Literary, Historical and Cultural Text Related to Aligarh, Awadh and Bundelkhand Region" under UGC DRS Phase 11.
Prof Rizwan Khan, Coordinator of the project, informed that the discussion was a formal beginning of a project on translation and an exercise to spell out the project's priorities. The discussion focused on the need, limitations, scope of translation and role of translators.
Other panellists who took part in the discussion included Prof Abul Kalam Qasmi (Sahitya Academy Award recipient), Prof(Emeritus) Farhatullah Khan, Dr Ramesh Kumar (Varshney College, Aligarh), Dr Rashid Shaaz (Director, Bridge Course, AMU), Prof AR Kidwai (Director, UGC HRDC), Prof Azizuddin Hussain, Prof SN Zeba, Prof Seemin Hasan and Prof Rahatullah Khan from Department of English.
Dr Vibha Sharma, Deputy Coordinator of the project, proposed a vote of thanks.
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