Month: October 2018

UGC NET-JRF English Revised Syllabus 2019

The revised NET-JRF syllabus. This is effective from January 2019 onwards. The test will continue to be in MCQ format. Subject: English Code No. : 30 Unit –I :     Drama Unit –II :    Poetry Unit –III :   Fiction, short story… Read More ›


Porn Studies

Whenever the area of our research comes up, and we respond truthfully about what it is we do, we are immediately asked, “But, why pornography?” This question is incredibly hard to answer; in fact, this whole book is simply that,… Read More ›


The phenomenon of “post-truth” rocketed to public attention in November 2016, when the Oxford Dictionaries named it 2016’s word of the year. After seeing a 2,000 percent spike in usage over 2015, the choice seemed obvious. Among the other contenders… Read More ›

Surveillance Studies

Surveillance studies is new. That is to say, until very recently something called surveillance studies did not exist. People studied surveillance, but in isolated, piecemeal and unsystematic ways. Over the past 20 years or so, surveillance has become an increasingly… Read More ›