About the Journal

Approved for College Libraries by DPI Colleges, Punjab & Chandigarh, Vide letter No. 5/6-2006, dated 16-3-2006


PRAGATI's English Journal is a well reputed journal of English, published by Pragati Educational Council (Regd.), Jalandhar in collaboration with Dayanand Institiute of Education Management and Research (D.I.E.M.R.) Panvel, New Mumbai, Maharashtra. The Journal is published in June and December every year. Each issue is focused for readers from universities and colleges and contains papers on major works of English literature and on topics of general literary interest. The journal is presented in a lively and engaging style. The English Journal proposes to explore the problems and complexities concerning the study of English language and literature in the emerging scenario of globalisation and extended use of English in Indian homes and workplaces. To submit your work to English for consideration, visit our Instructions to Authors page.

As a policy Pragati Education Council prefers to publish the members of its Literary Society. For the membership of the Literary Society forms can be obtained from the Editor.

PRAGATI EDUCATIONAL COUNCIL The council a registered body dedicated to the promotion of education, language and literature. The council has been bringing out a biannual literary journal (Pragati’s English Journal (ISSN-0975-4091 published in June and December) for the last ten years.Apart from bringing out more than twenty issues of the journal it has published a number of quality books on English literature and literary criticism and organised six National Seminars on different issues concerning English literatrue . Having about 200 scholars and writers as the members of its literary society, the council is actively engaged in providing useful platform for creative interaction. The present seminar, like the other activities of the council, is aimed to provide opportunity to students, scholars and creative writers to share their knowledge and understanding about different issues concerning literature. The seminar is an endeavour to study the vast variety of themes emerging out of new reality orientations and theoretical paradigms impacting their understanding. The study undertaken in the papers presented in the seminar is hoped to show how the new lifestyles have engaged the attention of creative writers .