SMVDU Katra 30 Jan. The MA English students, namely Ayushi Sharma, Pooja; Pallavi Thakur, Sonali Sharma, Shiwali Sharma, Priya Pawar, and Jasdeep Singh of the School of Languages & Literature at Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University presented papers in a two-day National Conference on “Multidisciplinary Approach to Gender Studies”, organized by Dept. of English at Govt. College for Women, Udhampur. The presented papers were on the themes, such as Indian Chick Lit; Ecology and Eco-feminism; Gender and Literature; Feminist Texts. The HoD of the School, Dr. Amitabh V. Dwivedi, reported that such presentations would be immensely helpful for the students as they are writing their Master’s Dissertation this semester. Further, he thanked the organizers for conduction a National Conference on such a relevant topic.