Literary Poster Making Competition

The English Literary Society of the Post Graduate Department of English held a Literary Poster Making Competition on February 07, 2017 in the Convention Hall. Sixteen different teams of M.A.II (English) participated in the event. The competition aimed at providing the participants with an opportunity of giving a digital expression to their literary creativity by designing posters on various English authors. They were encouraged and guided to make use of the ICT to give an imaginative treatment to the authors chosen by them thereby designing posters which proved their capability of mixing up literary taste, aesthetic sense and technological understanding in a beautiful manner. The event showcased 16 posters designed by them on William Shakespeare, William Wordsworth, John Keats, G.B. Shaw, Virginia Woolf, the Bronte Sisters, Rabindra Nath Tagore, R.K. Narayan, Mulk Raj Anand, Arundhati Roy, Amitav Ghosh, William Golding, Alice Munro, J.M. Coetzee, Herta Muller and Ted Hughes & Sylvia Plath. One member from each team explained their posters to the audience. Students of M.A. I (English) M.A.II (English) & B.A.III Elective English and teachers from various departments were present. Prof. Pawandip Cheema, Head, P.G. Department of English, Prof. Aarti Sharma, Head, P.G. Department of Physics and Prof. Puneet Kaur, Asstt. Professor, Department of English acted as judges for the event. Principal Dr. Parvinder Singh gave away the prizes to the winners.