Samir K. Dash Profile and Articles
1). Post Colonial Studies
Postcolonialism has been defined as:
A description of institutional conditions in formerly colonial societies.
An abstract co
Edward Said's Orientalism can be summed up in three following points: first he talks of the distinction between pure and political knowledge, show
‘Realism’IIn William Dean Howells’ words, Realism is ‘ the truthful treatment of material&
4). The Change in Communication: the Cyber effect
The growing technology has become both a challenge and solution in the field of communication through language. I say this because, recent develop
5). Absurdity of Absurd: Samuel Beckett's Waiting for Godot
What does ‘Absurd’ mean ?When I searched the glossaries ,I found the word to be ‘out of harmony’(1).But yet the definition
6). Wordsworth's "Ode on Intimations of Immortality"
In a letter written in 1814, Wordsworth referring to " Intimation to Immortality' ode wrote the following to clear his stand on the poem:
7). Standards of English
From the history of English language it is clear that good English has the tendency to vary from time to time, from area to area and from one soci
8). Notion of Correctness in Speech
There is an old story about a girl, who asked her grand pa whether he keeps his long beard over or under the blanket while sleeping. Until then th
9). Modern Science Fiction
Science fiction is a narrative (usually in prose) or a short story, 'novella' or novel length. As to what it is about, is not easily classificable
10). Is the Formula of 'Professor of Terror', a Hoax?
The most remarkable thing I found in Orientalism, the reputed revolutionary text by Edward Said -- more famously dubbed as the ‘Professor of