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Dehli Centre celebrates Sophia Wadia

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Dehli Centre celebrates Sophia Wadia

Two pages from The Indian PEN, including one photograph and the first page of Keith, Joseph Joel. “The Golden Year” The Indian PEN 26, no.5 (May 1960): 1. The photograph shows PEN members, mainly from the Delhi Centre, at a meeting organised by the Delhi Centre in honour of Sophia Wadia, founder of the All-India Centre, who received the Padma Shri in 1960 – the fourth highest civilian honour in India. Wadia can be seen seated in the middle of the second row. Standing either side of her are Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, on the left, first Vice-President and second President of India (1952-62); and Jawaharlal Nehru, on the right, first President of India (1947-64). This photograph correlates to a separate article to the one it is attached to here, which is a review of a poetry anthology titled The Golden Year.

Le Centre de Delhi célèbrant Sophia Wadia

Deux pages du The Indian PEN, incluant une photographie et la première page de Keith, Joseph Joel. "The Golden Year" The Indian PEN26, no.5 (mai 1960): 1. La photo montre des membres de PEN, provenant surtout du Centre de Delhi, lors d'une rencontre organisée par le Centre de Delhi en l'honneur de Sophia Wadia, fondatrice du Centre indien, qui avait reçu le Padma Shri en 1960 - la quatrième plus haute distinction civile en Inde. Wadia peut être vue assise au centre du deuxième rang. Debout à ses côtés, le Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, à gauche, premier Vice-Président et second Président de l'Inde (1952-62); et Jawaharlal Nehru, à droite, premier Président de l'Inde (1947-64). Cette photo correspond à un article séparé de celui qui est présenté ici, lequel est une critique d'une anthologie poétique intitulée The Golden Year.

El Centro Delhi homenajeando a Sophia Wadia

Dos páginas del The Indian PEN, incluyendo una fotografía y la primera página de Keith, Joseph Joel. "The Golden Year" The Indian PEN26, no.5 (mayo 1960): 1. La Fotografía muestra un grupo de miembros PEN, mayoritariamente del Centro de Delhi, en una reunión organizada por el Centro de Delhi en honor de Sophia Wadia, fundadora del Centro de la India, que recivió el Padma Shri en 1960 – la cuarta mayor distinción civil en la India. Wadia está sentada en el centro de la segunda fila. De pie detrás de ella están Sarvepalli Radhakrishnan, a la izquierda, primer vicepresidente y segundo presidente de la India (1952-1962); y Jawaharlal Nehru, a la derecha, primer presidente de la India (1947-64). Esta fotografía está relacionada con un artículo diferente al que se encuentra aquí presentado, que es una reseña de la antología poética The Golden Year.

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01/01/1960

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All-India Centre

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