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Call for Papers
September 30, 2022 to July 31, 2023
Subject Fields: 
Colonial and Post-Colonial History / Studies, East Asian History / Studies, Humanities, Islamic History / Studies, Literature

Urdu Studies is an annual bilingual peer-reviewed research journal publishing since 2018 from the Department of Urdu, Jai Prakash University, Chapra (India). The journal is approved by UGC-CARE. Its thrust areas are:

  • Postcolonial Debates related to Urdu Language, Literature & Culture
  • Contemporary Eastern & Western Critical Theories, and their reception in Urdu
  • Colonial & Postcolonial Studies
  • South Asian Cultural & Historical Studies
  • Psychological Humanities
  • Urdu and Contemporary Western Scholarship
  • Intercultural & Comparative Studies
  • Urdu Theatre & Cinema
  • Translation Studies

Full length research papers on the topics mentioned above are invited (in English / Urdu) for the fifth issue to be published in August 2023. 

Papers should be sent for the peer-review process by the end of June 2023, whereas, final papers may be submitted by 31st July 2023.

Contact Info: 

Professor in Urdu, Jai Prakash University, Chapra (India)

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