Milind Brahme


Associate Professor
Room No.: HSB 351B
Phone : +91 (44) 2257 4508
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Academic Background:

  • Ph.D. (German) from JNU, New Delhi – 1997
  • M.Phil. from JNU, New Delhi – 1993
  • M.A. from JNU, New Delhi – 1990

Courses and Teaching Interests:

  • German Language
  • Cultural History & Literature of German speaking countries
  • Comparative Literature, Theories of Literature German/Austrian/European Studies

Research Interests:

  • Translation Studies / Comparative Studies

Area of Doctoral Research:

  • G.A. Kulkarni + Franz Kafka – Comparative Study

Area of Post Doctoral Research:

  • Writings of Austrian Poet-Philosopher Hermann Broch; their relevance from a contemporary Indian perspective

Professional Membership:

  • Joint secretary of the Goethe Society of India


  • The Ethical and the Aesthetic : An Indian Study of Hermann Broch

Recent Publications:

  • Kafka’s ‘Trial’ and G.A. Kulkarni’s ‘Iskiar’ – Self Reflection as necessity (Yearbook of the GSI, 2001-2002).
  • Seekers of Truth. Kafka’s ‘Hunger Artist’ and G.A. Kulkarni’s ‘Kanchanmrug’ (Accepted for Indian Literature)
  • Several translations – acdemic & literary.

Books / Monographs:

Wandern Ohne Ankunft
GA Kulkarni und Franz Kafka
Eine Vergleichende Studie
New Delhi 2003

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