About WTLA

The Writing Today Literary Association seeks to promote knowledge of scholarly interest in languages, cultures, and literatures of world. We encourage the reading and writing of literature, criticism, and scholarship, as well as wide-ranging discussions among those committed to the reading and study of literary works. Join the WTLA and help us ensure that literature thrives in scholarly and creative environments. We will welcome you to a community of readers, scholars and writers who understand how literature enhances our lives. The Association also promotes the organization of regional and specialized meetings in the field of Language and Literature

For your membership, you will receive a year’s subscription to the refereed journal Writing Today International Journal of Studies in English. Conference fee excluded. As a responsible organization WTLA believes that promoting literature helps build the character of our society.



The goals of the WTLA

  • To organise workshops and conferences on language and literature
  • To provide space for encounters between scholars, critics, editors, and teachers, and fiction writers, poets, playwrights, and screenwriters;
  • To foster connections between the academic study of literature and the wider literary culture extending beyond the academy;
  • To encourage debate and exchange between and among scholars of ancient and modern literatures, and between and among those who study Western texts and the texts of every culture and continent in the world;
  • To explore the literary dimensions of other arts, including film, drama, painting, and music;
  • To support, encourage, and guide the study of literature.



About the Award

The WTLA Award is to acknowledge the services of eminent Scholars, Writers and Critics in the field of Languages and Literatures from the different parts of India.



WTLA Membership

  • Life Membership (5 Years) 5000/-
  • Three Years Membership 2000/-


Membership is open to all individuals and libraries, institutions, and organizations interested in English literatures, culture and languages, as well as in comparative studies.
For querries , please contact Dr. Parvez Aslam Shaikh Mobile. No. 09890450746, Email. modparvez@rediffmail.com



Advisory Committee

Sr. No. Name & Address
01 Dr. E.V. Ramakirshnan,
Professor & Dean,
School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies, Central University of Gujrat, Gandhinagar, India.
02 Dr. Shrawan Kumar,
Professor of English & Director of Canadian Studies,
Grukul Kangri University, Haridwar, India.
03 Dr. Haseebuddin Quadri,
Director & COE,
Maulana Abul Kalam Azad National Urdu University, Hyderabad, India.
04 Dr. T. Vijay Kumar,
Professor,
Dept. of English, Osmania Unversity, Hyderabad, India.


Steering Committee

The Steering Committee is the core body of the WTLA Awards. It has been set up to supervise and administer the WTLA Awards, and to establish systems and practices which maintain the highest standards of integrity and literary excellence.

Sr. No. Name & Address
01 Dr. Sayed Azharuddin FAO,
Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad India.
02 Dr. Rambhau Badode
Professor,
Dept. of English, University of Mumbai, Mumbai India.
03 Dr. P.A. Attar
Professor and Head,
Dept of English, Shivaji University, Kolhapur, MS. India.
04 Dr. Mabel Fernandes
Professor,
Dept. of English, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad India.
05 Prin. Tilawat Ali,
President,
Rehbar Education and Welfare Society, Aurangabad, MS, India.


Award Committee


Sr. No. Name & Address
01 Dr. Deepa Mishra,
Associate Professor,
CHM College, Mumbai India.
02 Dr. R. Raj Rao,
Professor & Head,
Dept. of English, Savitribai Phule, Pune University, MS, India.
03 Dr. Pathan Mehrunnisa,
Associate Professor,
Dept. of English, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad India.
04 Annie John,
A.R. Burla Womens’ College, Solapur, MS. India.
05 Dr. Farhana Khan,
Associate Professor & Head,
Dept. of English, Maulana Azad College, Aurangabad MS. India.
06 Dr. Mohammad Abdul Raffey,
Assistant Director,
Academic Staff College, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad India.


Writing Today Literary Association


S.NO. NAME & ADDRESS POST IN ORGANISATION
01 Dr. Intekhab Hameed Khan
Professor in English & Director,
Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Chair, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India
President
02 Dr. Syed Ateequallah
Professor Emeritus, University of Delhi, Delhi.
Vice – President
03 Dr. Samad Shaikh
Former, Principal, Vasantrao Naik College, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India
Vice – President
04 Dr. Shaikh Parvez Aslam
Head, Dept. of English, Lokseva College of Arts & Science, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India
General Secretary
05 Dr. Mustajeeb Khan
Assistant Professor, Dept. of English, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India
Treasurer
06 Dr. Anand Ubale
Assistant Professor, Dept. of English, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University,Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India
Joint Secretary
07 Dr. Shakeel Ahmed Khan
Assistant Professor, Dept. of English, Matsydari College, Jalna, Maharashtra, India
Member
08 Dr. Vasant Shedge
Assistant Professor, Dept. of English, Government College of Arts & Science, Aurangabad, Maharashtra, India
Member
09 Dr. Haseeb Ahmed
Assistant Professor, Dept. of English, Maulana Azad College, Aurangabad
Member
10 Dr. ShahajiGaikwad
Assistant Professor, Dept. of English, Matsyodari College, Jalna
Member
11 Dr. Farhat Durrani
Head, Dept. of English, Sir Sayyad College of Arts , Commerce and Science, Aurangabad
Member
12 Dr. Pradnya Karbhari Kale
Assistant Professor, Dept. of English, Pandit Jawaharlal Nehru College, Aurangabad
Member
13 Dr. Nilofar Shakir
Assistant Professor & Head, Dept. of English, Dr. Rafiq Zakaria College for Women, Aurangabad
Member