Webinar : History of American Literature

Resource Person: Dr. K. Manju Kumari

Date: 13.09.2021

The Department of English & Other foreign Languages, College of Science & Humanities, SRMIST, Ramapuram organized a webinar on ‘History of American Literature’ for faculty members, research scholars and students on 13-09-2021.

Dr. K. Manju Kumari, Head and Assistant Professor, Department of English – SF, Nirmala College for Women, Coimbatore, Tamilnadu made a clear and lucid description of the topic ‘History of American Literature’. Dr. Manju Kumari initially spoke on Native American Literature, the tribal beliefs and culture. She elaborated about the mythological practices of Native American. She elucidated briefly on the immigrants’/colonizer’s dominance over the nation. She also gave a broad overview on the various Native American Authors like Leslie Marmon Silko and many others. She gave a thorough explanation and brought in many facts to justify her views. More than 50 participants (comprising of Research Scholars, Professors and Students) from in and around the state participated in the session. The session was thoughtful and effective for them and it was useful for their research purposes.