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Inaugural Ceremony of DELL's International Conference
Department of English Language and Literature at The University of Lahore organizes its first two-day International conference on April 20th and 21st at its main campus on Defence Road, Lahore. The theme of the conference is ‘Geographies of Resistance: Literature, Language and Culture. Raja Yasir Humayun Sarfaraz, the Minister for Education, Punjab, was the Chief Guest of the inaugural session of the conference which was held on April 20th, 2019 and wherein a number of distinguished guests were present. These included Dr. Mujahid Kamran, Rector UoL; Mrs. Wajiha Raoof, Pro-Rector Social Science; Mr. Nasir Mehmood, Pro-Rector Academics and Brig. Mohammad Ajaib, Director UoL Islamabad Campus. Raja Humayun Sarfarz, on this occasion, emphasized the need for holding similar conferences for imparting awareness among Pakistani masses in general and students in particular. Dr. Shahid Siddiqui from National University of Modern Languages (NUML), Islamabad and Dr. Tariq Rehman from Beaconhouse National University were the keynote speakers of the day. Other worthy guests included Dr. Masood Ashraf Raja, Dr. Zafar Iqbal, Dr. Waseem Anwar, Dr. Katsiyarina Hurbik, Dr. Mohammad Islam, Dr. Rubina Sheikh and Dr. Mohammad Shahbaz Arif. The two-day International conference comprises of a number of sessions wherein papers will be presented on resistance in the face of late modern globalization and neoliberalism. Speakers from all across Pakistan and abroad will share their experience and knowledge on the issue.  



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