British University Confers Visiting Fellowship on Professor A R Kidwai

  • Posted on: 27 November 2011
  • By: abdullah

The School of English, University of Leicester, UK has conferred the title and status of Honorary Visiting Fellow on Professor Abdur Raheem Kidwai, Professor of English and Director, UGC Academic Staff College, Aligarh Muslim University, for five years from 01 January 2012. Professor Kidwai has published several books and articles on Literary Orientalism and the British Romantic poets. About a dozen Ph.D. students have obtained their degrees under his supervision. He has been the Commonwealth Fellow, UK. Recently his research article on the British Romantic Women Poets has been published in the volume brought out by Ashgate, London, edited by three British University Professors in honour of the leading literary critic, Professor Vincent Newey.

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