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  • Talks and Workshop by Aamir R. Mufti
    2018-02-13
    Aamir Mufti, Professor of Comparative Literature, UCLA visited the Mushtaq Ahmad Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences from the 29th to the 31st of January 2018. During his visit, he delivered two public lectures and also engaged with...
  • Of Mothers and Widows: Militarism’s Intractable Subjects
    2018-02-13
    Maria Rashid’s seminar focused on the various ways in which the discursive and material processes of militarization engage the ‘feminine’ or the ‘female subject’. She structured her talk by discussing the different ‘sites’ at which the Pakistani...
  • Memorial to Lost Words: A conversation with Bani Abidi (artist) and Amarjeet Chandan (poet)
    2018-02-12
    The Dean’s Office, Mushtaq Ahmad Gurmani School of Humanities and Social Sciences (MGSHSS) is organising a session Memorial to Lost Words: A Conversation with Bani Abidi (Artist) and Amarjeet Chandan (Poet) Moderated by: Dr. Ali Raza At times,...
  • Rumi's Legacy, Esin Chalabi
    2018-02-06
    Esin Chalabi Bayru is the granddaughter of Mawlana Rumi from the 22nd generation and is the Vice President of the International Rumi Foundation. The purpose of the Foundation is to sponsor and disseminate research on Rumi’s thought and to provide...
  • Halqa e Danish: Khwaja Abdul Hameed Irfani
    2017-12-07
    Khwaja Abdul Hameed Irfani (1931-1990) was a renowned Pakistani scholar, writer and poet. He produced his academic and poetic works in Persian, Urdu, and English.  He was also a devotional and dedicated educationist. He served as a cultural...
  • A Talk by Kiran Ahmed
    2017-11-16
    The Saida Waheed Gender Initiative hosted a seminar with Dr. Kiran Nazir Ahmed (Assistant Professor and Interim Director of the Centre of Excellence in Gender Studies), Quaid-i-Azam University, on the evening of November 15, 2017. Dr. Ahmed...

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