Achievements

Conferences, Seminars, Symposia, Workshops etc

Given below is a list of Conferences, Seminars, Symposia, Workshops etc we have organised between December 1981 and March 2016. 

National Conference, December 1981,2012
32nd All India English Teachers’ Conference organised for the Indian Association of English Studies, New Delhi by the Department of English, Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar 29-31 December 1981

57th All India English Teachers’ Conference organised for the Indian Association of English Studies, New Delhi by the Department of English, Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar 21-23 December 2012
 

Summer Institutes (National Level): January 1985 to March 1987

1         

Summer Institute in English Language Teaching

UGC Sponsored

10 October to 06 November 1985

2         

Summer Institute in English Language Teaching

UGC Sponsored

01 October to 28 October 1986

3         

Advanced Level Summer Institute in English Language Teaching

UGC Sponsored

01 December to 28 December 1987


National Level Seminars: March 1989 to March 2016

1         

New Criticism and After

UGC Sponsored

27 November to 28 November 1989

2         

The Poetics of Protest Novel

UGC Sponsored

14 February to 16 February 1991

3         

Shelley’s Poetry: A Revaluation

UGC Sponsored

18 February to 19 February 1993

4         

Post-Seventy Indian Novels: Marathi and Gujarati

UGC Sponsored

13 to 15 October 1997

5         

Postmodernism in Gujarati and Hindi Poetry

UGC Sponsored

18 to 19 August 1998

6         

 

Literary Representation of Community, Culture and Ideology in Post 1970 Novels in Gujarati, Hindi and Indian English Literatures

UGC SAP-DRS (Phase-I)

29 December to 31 December 2004

7         

 

Literary Representation of Community, Culture and Ideology in Post 1970 Poetry in Gujarati, Hindi and Indian English Literatures

UGC SAP-DRS (Phase-I)

22 September to 24 September 2005

8         

Community, Culture and Ideology in Modern Indian Drama

UGC SAP-DRS (Phase-I)

2 February to 4 February 2007

9         

 

Ideology of Community-Culture in India after 1970s

UGC SAP-DRS (Phase-I)

18 February to 19 February 2008

10     

Representation of Community, Culture and Ideology in Gujarati, Hindi and Indian English Literatures 1990s Onward

UGC SAP-DRS (Phase-I)

30 March to 31March 2009

11     

Literary Representation of Social Change in Novels and Plays in Gujarati, Hindi, and Indian English Literatures (1971 to 1981)

UGC SAP-DRS (Phase-II)

26 February to 28 February 2010

12     

Literary Representation of Social Change in Novels and Plays in Gujarati, Hindi, and Indian English Literatures (1982 to 1992)

UGC SAP-DRS (Phase-II)

28 January to 30 January 2011

13     

Literary Theory and Research: Present and Future

UGC unassigned Grants, SPU

17 March to 18 March 2011

14     

Literary Representation of Social Change in Novels and Plays in Gujarati, Hindi, and Indian English Literatures (1993 to 2002)

UGC SAP-DRS (Phase-II)

24 to 26 February 2012

15     

Literary Representation of Social Change in Novels and Plays in Gujarati, Hindi, and Indian English Literatures (2003 to 2013)

UGC SAP-DRS (Phase-II)

18 to 19 March 2013

16     

Literary Representation of Social Change in Novels and Plays in Gujarati, Hindi, and Indian English Literatures (1971 to 2013)

UGC SAP-DRS (Phase-II)

21 to 22 February 2014


National-Level Workshops: March 1989 and February-March 2007

1         

National Workshop on Contemporary Indian English Poetry

UGC sponsored

20 March to 26 March 1989

2         

National Workshop on Hindu Encyclopaedia

Sponsored by Hardwar Ashram

Sponsored

26 February to 03 March 2007


Refresher Courses: 1993, and November 2000 to June 2002

1         

Teaching of English Literature and Literary Theories

UGC Sponsored

1 to 21

October 1993

2         

Teaching of English Language and Literature

Academic Staff College, Gujarat University

1 to 21 November 2000

3         

Translation Theory and Practice and Communication Skills

UGC Sponsored

1 to 21

June 2001

4         

Indian Narratives: Western and Eastern and The Teaching of Poetry

UGC Sponsored

21 November to 11 December 2001

5         

Contemporary Literature in English and Literature and Literary Theories

UGC Sponsored

1 to 21 June 2002


State Level Symposia: January 2004 to March 2009

1         

Multiculturalism: Canada and India

SICI Sponsored

20 January 2004

2         

Reconstructing the Nation in the Era of Globalisation

SICI Sponsored

11 March to 12 March 2005

3         

Postmodernism in Canadian Fiction

SICI Sponsored

21 January 2006


State-Level Workshops: March 1989 to February 2010

4         

Two-day State-Level Workshop on the Identification and Selection of Reading Materials

Sponsored by UGC and British Council

17 to 18 August 2000

5         

Two-day State-Level Workshop on the Preparation of the Rubrics and Questions on the Materials Selected

Sponsored by UGC and British Council

18 to 19 January 2001

6         

Two-day State-Level Workshop on the Finalisation  of the Rubrics and Items of the Text-based Grammar and Questions Framing

Sponsored by UGC and British Council

17 to 18 June 2001

7         

Workshop for Seeking Feedback on Structural Changes from Local Teacher-Alumni

Sponsored by the Department

05 September 2007