Body as Text: Praxis, Politics and Polemics of
The Dr. Dan
Thottakkara National Seminar was launched by the P.G. Department of English,
Sacred Heart College, Thevara, in the year 2000 to revitalize the memory of the
late scholar, Rev. Dr. Dan Thottakkara. Since its inception, the seminar has
focused on frontier areas in literary studies and critical theories and has
attracted scholars from all over India.
This year’s seminar, titled Body as
Text: Praxis, Politics and Polemics of Incorporation, is conceived to address
the problematics of body cultures. The seminar features three plenary sessions and a performance by Mallika Taneja.
can be done in the following manner:
You can transfer the amount to the following account
through NEFT. Account details as follows:
Account No. 0653053000002458
IFSC SIBL 0000653
The South Indian Bank Limited, Thevara Branch (0653)
2. Spot Registration
Faculty: Rs. 500
Students & Research Scholars: Rs. 300
Seminar Proceedings (per copy): Rs. 500
Seminar Venue and Registration Counter
The venue of
the seminar is the Fr. Melesius Hall
(Ground Floor). The registration counter in the college will open at 9:00 am on
19 December, 2016.
certificates will be issued ONLY on completion of the seminar.
Arrival and Accommodation
Sacred Heart College, Thevara, Kochi is 2 km away from Ernakulam junction
railway station. For precise direction please check Google map. City buses are
also available from Ernakulam Railways Station. You may board the bus plying to
Thevara Ferry directly and disembark at college bus stop. Buses usually take 10
to 15 minutes to reach our college from Ernakulum south.Accommodation
will be arranged on request outside the campus. Please inform via mail in
advance for accommodation registration. Expenses to be borne by the
that lunch and refreshments will be served during TWO seminar days. No
breakfast and dinner will be arranged for the attendees of the seminar. However
participants can avail breakfast and dinner from our college canteen.
I hope this
information is helpful. I look forward to meeting you all in Kochi. We will do
everything we can to ensure that you will have a comfortable stay and enjoyable
seminar. We cordially invite you all.