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Alcheringa: Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati is a public institution established by the Government of India, located in Guwahati, in the state of Assam in India. It is the sixth Indian Institute of Technology established in India.

  • also known as IITG; IIT Guwahati; Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, main campus; Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati
  • part of India, Guwahati, Assam
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  1. Alcheringa: Alcheringa: An Australasian Journal of Palaeontology is the official journal of the Association of Australasian Palaeontologists. The journal is international in scope and publishes articles on all aspects of palaeontology and its ramifications into the earth and biological sciences, including: taxonomy, biostratigraphy, micropalaeontology, vertebrate palaeontology, palaeobotany, palynology, palaeobiology, palaeoanatomy, palaeoecology, biostratinomy, biogeography, chronobiology, biogeochemistry and palichnology.
  2. Alcheringa, popularly known as Alcher, is the annual cultural festival of the Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India. It is held for 4 nights and 3 days generally on the first weekend of February. Started in 1996 by a bunch of IITG students,Alcheringa,now in its 16th incarnation has a footfall of more than 40,000 and a participation from 150 colleges from across the country.
  3. Alcheringa was a magazine of ethnopoetics published between 1970 and 1980 It was edited by Dennis Tedlock and by Jerome Rothenberg, proponents of the ethnopoetics movement.

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Google previewOsage Indian Bands and Clans (1984)

by Louis F. Burns

Alcheringa is a magazine of Indian tribal poetry. The Osage poem is taken from The Rite of the Chiefs. Four of the twenty-four clans did not participate in the vocal part of this ceremony, hence the chorus of only twenty. , Barbara, "Planting Song ...

Google previewDream Travelers (2003)

Sleep Experiences and Culture in the Western Pacific by R. Lohmann

Alcheringa means literally “belonging to dream”; but Spencer and Gillen translated the word as “Dream Times” in order to differentiate the creative ancestral period from everyday dreams (Morphy 1997:176). In the cosmology of Aboriginal ...

Google previewThe SAGE Encyclopedia of Qualitative Research Methods (2008)

by Lisa M. Given

Alcheringa/Ethnopoetics is no longer published, but its goals and methodological experimentalism have continued to characterize the field since it began. Narrative Verse One important early development in this field was the recognition of ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Caves (2011)

by William B. White, David C. Culver

Alcheringa Special ...

Google previewRoutledge Encyclopedia of Translation Studies (1998)

by Mona Baker, Kirsten Malmkjær

visual effects on the page created by Apollinaire and the Concrete poets appear to be reflected in the work of an important American school of anthropologist translators identified with Dell Hymes and those who set up the review Alcheringa ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Social and Cultural Anthropology (2013)

by Mike Morris

alcheringa. See DREAMING. alcohol. The general name for a number of chemical compounds with assorted uses (for example ethanol) produced naturally or artificially.

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