Tag: University of North Texas

Pakistaniaat Launches its Journal Hosting Site

I write to share the exciting news that we have now launched our own OJS hosting site. This means that not only can we host our own academic journal, but we can also offer hosting space to all of you interested in launching an open access academic journal. Site Link: Open Access World What we…

CFP: Pakistaniaat: A Journal of Pakistan Studies

Special Issue on The Aesthetics and Limits of Historical Memory: Contemporary Perspectives on Bangladesh Guest Editor: Neilesh Bose, University of North Texas   Under the guest editorship of Dr. Neilesh Bose, Pakistaniaat welcomes submissions for its December 2013 edition with a focus on East Bengal, East Pakistan, and Bangladesh. Given the recent rise of critical…

Pakistan Students Scholarship Fund, University of North Texas

Last year I, along with Dr. Qaisar Abbas and Dr. Saleha Suleman, established a need-based scholarship for diasporic and heritage Pakistani students at the University of North Texas. Now a recognized fund at UNT, the fund is housed in College of Arts and Sciences and will be administered by the founding members and other board…

Pakistaniaat: David Waterman Takes Over as our Article Editor

This is just to share the great news that David Waterman, our current review editor, has accepted the responsibilities of section editor for the Refereed Articles Section of Pakistaniaat: A Journal of Pakistan Studies. David was amongst the first ones to join me in 2009 when I was in the process of launching Pakistaniaat. Since…

My Interview by The Pakistani Spectator, By Amna Gilani

Posted below is the text of my recent interview with The Pakistani Spectator. Please do visit their site and support them. Interview with Blogger Masood Ashraf Raja Would you please tell us something about you and your site? Well, I am an assistant professor of postcolonial literature at the University of North Texas. [More on…

Pakistaniaat: Vol. 4, No. 1 Published!

Dear All: I just wanted to inform you that the first issue of the fourth volume of Pakistaniaat: A Journal of Pakistan Studies has now been published. This makes it our exciting fourth year of publishing this leading journal on Pakistan. Many thanks to our contributors, our all-volunteer staff, and, especially, to our new layout…

Pakistaniaat: December 2011, Print Issue Published

This is to announce the much delayed print publication of our December 2011 issued. We have had quite a large staff turn over in the last year. Thankfully, though, things are getting better and we will try to make all issues available on time. Please do take a look at the print version and order…