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Alienation through education

John Edgar Wideman, in a talk this weekend at the literature festival Écrivains du Monde organized by Columbia University Centre in Paris, mentioned the gap he felt in his literature classes while studying at the University of Pennsylvania. There was no … Continue reading

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The story of Brain-Drain

So the Brits came to India, and left the strongest cultural element: English! India lives in English, with our country claiming to have an English-speaking newspaper with highest readership in the world in the said language. The so-called “Northerners” communicate … Continue reading

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