Arnab Chakladar

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Activity

Quantifying Competing Claims about Indian Language Literatures part of QuIRK:Curricular Materials:Quantitative Writing:Examples
This assignment will require students to test claims made about the representative nature of dominant Indian language literatures, especially in English, against census data and other quantitative studies of language spread and use in India. Students will be asked to evaluate both essays by renowned Indian authors and critics, as well as representations of multilinguality in literary texts in light of this information.