March 31, 2009 : Three week long refresher course in Eng organized after a gap of seven years at Kashmir University by Acadamic Staff College KU concluded here today .
In a brief valedictory function chaired by Vice chancellor Kashmir University and attended by director Academic Staff College Prof Mehrajudin Academic Staff College Course director Dr. Hamida Nayeen gave a resume of the areas and topics which received focus in the lecturers by a galaxy of resource persons. The areas were critical theory and literary criticism, Marxists literary theory formalist strive literary post strive latarist and romantic domestic theories were threadbare discussed , adapted lectures were delivered on British literature, American, literature Indian writing in English, new literatures comparative literature translation and literary history of Kashmir literature. Beside mysticism literature and a perennialist critique of absurdist literature. The resource persons were Prof. G.R Malik Dr. Gautum Chakarverty, prof Badri Raina, prof K B Razadan, Prof B.L.Chakoo, Prof Agha Ashraf Ali, Prof. Shafi Shouque , Prof Chandra Mohan, Dr Mufti Mudasir and Dr. Maroof Shah and Dr. Hamida Nayeem , Prof Agha Ashraf Ali.
The Vice Chancellor Prof Punjabi appreciated the effort put in by Dr Hamida Nayeem for successfully organized the course and asked her t organize such course off and on. The participants expressed their gratitude to Hamida Nayeem for ensuring the quality of the course besides taking all the pains to organize it after a long gap course directed thanked the VC, Prof Punjabi, Director Staff Academic College for the Co-Operation and help t sun the course successfully. she also thanked the participants and the principals of the colleges for co-operation.