Aligarh: The Department of Linguistics, Aligarh Muslim University is organizing a three-day international seminar on “Pragmatics of Cross-Cultural Communication in a Multilingual Setting” in collaboration with the Central Institute of Indian Languages (CIIL), Mysore.
Prof. , Chairman of the department said that the inaugural function of the seminar will be held on September 14, 2013 at the Arts Faculty Lounge. AMU Vice Chancellor Lt. Gen. (Retd.) Zameer Uddin Shah will preside over the inaugural session.
He said that scholars from India and abroad working in the area of communication study, literature, media, advertisement, translation, and theoretical linguistics will attend the seminar. Prof. Sangeeta B. Gupta from Sweden will deliver the keynote address. Some other distinguished experts, who have consented to participate in the seminar, include Prof. B. N. Patnaik, Prof. Panchanan Mohanty, Prof. A. K. Sinha, Prof. O. N. Koul, Prof. Rajneesh Arora, prof. Ch. Bhubaneshwar, Prof. Vishvanatham and Prof. Jog Raj.