“The Veeramma Gangasiri College for Women will host a two-day University Grants Commission-sponsored national seminar on ‘Globalisation and Translation of Hindi Literature' here from January 28,” college principal C.C. Patil said here on Tuesday.

He told presspersons that the seminar would be inaugurated by Vice-Chancellor of Solapur University Iresh Sadashiv Swami.

“Experts from across the country such as G.V. Ratnakar from Hyderabad, P.D. Ghanate from Hyderabad, Damodar Kadase from Pune, Azeez Nadaf from Hyderabad and Kashinath Ambalgi will participate in the seminar,” Mr. Patil said.

The seminar has been divided into three sessions in which 21 papers will be presented on the subjects ‘Importance and Relevance of Translations', ‘Translation of Hindi Literature in the 20th Century' and ‘Advantages and Disadvantages of Translation of Hindi Literature'. He said over 150 delegates would participate.