Punjab Research Group

PRG Meeting, University of Manchester, 27 October 2007

Posted in PRG Meetings by Pippa on June 25, 2008

Speakers included:

Tej Purewal, University of Manchester, ‘Gender, Caste and Religious Identities in Punjab’                         

Tahir Mahmood, Coventry University, ‘Comparative Analysis of the Socio-economic Transformation of a Colony Chak and a Propriety Village in Shahpur District, 1890-1925′

Pratima Mitchell, Writer, ‘Bhagat Singh: Memories of a Next Door Neighbour’

Pritam Singh, Oxford Brooks University, ‘Contestation over appropriation of Bhagat Singh’

Pictures from the meeting in Manchester:

Tahir Mahmood and Virinder KalraPritam Singh and Pratima Mitchell

Tej PurewalPratima Mitchell and Virinder Kalra

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PRG meeting, Coventry University, 23 June 2007

Posted in PRG Meetings by Pippa on June 25, 2008

Speakers included:

Dominic Rai, Mán Melá Theatre Company and Mazhar Tirmazi, Punjabi Poet and writer, ‘Voices of Partition: 1947-2007′

Raja Adnan Razzaq, Visiting Research Fellow, South Asia Institute, Heidelberg, ‘All-India Muslim League at grass root level: A case Study of Rawalpindi District 1940-47′

Nukhbah T Langah, School of English, University of Leeds, ‘Resistance in Postcolonial Pakistan through Siraiki Culture’

Federica Ferraris, Visiting Research Fellow, Dept. of Anthropology, University of Sussex, ‘Going rural and urban at once. Reflections from the Roman Sikh context’

Meeting Adnan Razzaq and Nukhbah Langah         Mariam Abou Zahab, Mazhar Tirmazi and Pritam Singh

JPS, Spring 2004, Volume 11, No. 1, Special Issue on Geography of Punjab

Posted in Journal of Punjab Studies by Pippa on June 25, 2008
Table of Contents
J.S. Grewal Historical Geography of the Punjab 1
G.S. Gosal Physical Geography of the Punjab 19
Reeta Grewal Natural Vegetation and Wildlife inthe Punjab 39
Indu Banga Ecology and Land Rights in the Punjab 59
Gopal Krishan Demography of the Punjab 77
Report Sikh and Punjab Studies, University of
California, Santa Barbara (1999-2004)
93
Book Reviews Contents 101
  Reviews 103

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JPS, Fall 2004, Volume 11, No. 2, Special Issue on Culture of Punjab

Posted in Journal of Punjab Studies by Pippa on June 25, 2008
Table of Contents
Saroj Chaman &
Caroline Sawyer
Imagining Life in a Punjabi Village 121
Harbhajan Singh
Bajwa
Snapshots of Punjabi Village Life 133
H.S. Bhatti &
Daniel M. Michon
Folk Practices in Punjab 139
Kristina Myrvold Wedding Ceremonies in Punjab 155
Nahar Singh &
R.S. Gill
Punjabi Folk Songs 171
Gibb Stuart
Schreffler
Vernacular Music and Dance of Punjab 197
Neelam M.S.
Chaudhary
In the Company of Naqals 215
Paul Michael
Taylor
Sikh Heritage at the Smithsonian 221
Book Reviews Contents 237
  Reviews 239

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JPS, Spring 2005, Volume 12, No. 1

Posted in Journal of Punjab Studies by Pippa on June 25, 2008
Table of Contents
Gurinder S. Mann Sikh Educational Heritage 1
Pashaura Singh Understanding the Martyrdom of Guru Arjan 29
Anna Bigelow Punjab’s Muslims: The History and Significance of Malerkotla 63
Andrew J. Major Ritual and Symbolism in the Anti-Infanticide
Campaign in Early Colonial Punjab
95
Ashutosh Kumar Electoral Politics in Punjab: 1966-2004 111
Margaret Walton-
Roberts
Transnational Education Fundraising in Punjab:
Old Practices, New Readings
129
Avtar Brah Locality, Globality and Gendered Refractions:
Sikh Women in ‘Western’ Diasporas
153
Book Reviews Contents 167
  Reviews 169
In Appreciation Obituaries 185

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JPS, Fall 2005, Volume 12, No. 2

Posted in Journal of Punjab Studies by Pippa on June 25, 2008
Table of Contents
  Editorial Introduction 195
H.S. Sidhu Production Conditions in Contemporary Punjab Agriculture 197
Sucha S. Gill Economic Distress and Suicides in Rural Punjab 219
H.S. Shergill Wheat and Paddy Cultivation and the Question of Optimal Cropping Pattern for Punjab 239
Sukhpal Singh Contract Farming for Agricultural Development and Diversification in Punjab: Problems and Prospects 251
Lakhwinder Singh Deceleration of Inudstrial Growth and Rural Industrialization Strategy for indian Punjab 271
Nirvikar Singh &
Deepali S. Kohli
The Green Revolution in Punjab, India: The Economics of Technological Change 285
Book Reviews Contents 307
  Reviews 309
In Appreciation Amrita Pritam
Nirmal Azad
327

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JPS, Spring-Fall 2006, Volume 13, No. 1 & 2

Posted in Journal of Punjab Studies by Pippa on June 25, 2008
Table of Contents
Gurinder S. Mann Editorial  
Part I Punjabi Poetry with Translations by
Randi L. Clary, Gibb Schreffler,
and Ami P. Shah
1
  First Line Index of Poems 181
Part II Essays 183
Tejwant S. Gill Reading Modern Punjabi Poetry:
From Bhai Vir Singh to Surjit Patar
185
Safir Rammah West Punjabi Poetry:
From Ustad Daman to Najm Hosain Syed
215
Rana Nayar Gurdial Singh: A Storyteller Extraordinaire 229
Dhanwant Kaur Sukhwant Kaur Mann: Preserving Cultural Memory Through Fiction 247
Zubair Ahmad Najm Hosain Syed: A Literary Profile 255
Surjit Singh Surjit Patar: Poet of the Personal and the Political 265
Sadhu Binning Punjabi-Canadian Literature: Reflections of the Changing Community 279
Reviews:
Jasbir Jain
Sant Singh Sekhon 285
In Remembrance: Surinder Kaur 289

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JPS, Spring 2007, Volume 14, No. 1

Posted in Journal of Punjab Studies by Pippa on June 25, 2008
Table of Contents
Editorial Editorial Introduction 1
Ian Talbot The Punjab Under Colonialism: Order and
Transformation in British India
3
Tahir Kamran Punjab, Punjabi and the Question of Displaced Identity 11
Tariq Rahman Punjabi Language During British Rule 27
Surinder Singh Some Aspects of the Communist Movement in Colonial Punjab: Testimony of the Participants 41
Ishwar Gaur Dayal Martyr as Bridegroom: Contextualising the Folk Representation of Bhagat Singh 55
Muhammad Iqbal
Chawla
Punjab Politics and the Wavell Plan 69
Ravinder Kaur The Second Migration: Displacement and Refugees from West Punjab During Partition 89
Book Reviews Review Contents 121
Review Article W.H. McLeod, Reflections on Prem Sumarag 123
Reviews Book Reviews 133
In Remembrance: Pran Nath Mago
Harold Lee
157

 

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JPS, Fall 2007, Volume 14, No. 2

Posted in Journal of Punjab Studies by Pippa on June 25, 2008
Table of Contents
Shalini Sharma Developing a Communist Identity: The Case of Naujawan Bharat Sabha 167
Tahir Kamran The Unfolding Crisis in Punjab, March-August 1947: Key Turning Points and British Responses 187
Will Glover Construing Urban Space as ‘Public’ in Colonial India: Some Notes from the Punjab 211
Gurmail Singh &
Sawarn Singla
Diaspora Philanthropy in Action: An Evaluation of Modernization in Punjab Villages 225
Birinder Pal Singh Rise of Sikh Militancy and Militant Discourses: an Appraisal of the Economic Factor 249
Ashutosh Kumar The 2007 Punjab Election: Exploring the Verdict 267
Gurinder S. Mann Teaching of Punjabi in American Universities: Present Situation and Future Prospects 281
Book Reviews Contents 295
Review Article Bhagat Singh 297
     
     

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Networking

Posted in Networking by Pippa on June 24, 2008
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