The Red Stockings-The English Society
The Redstockings Literary Society of the Department of English, Bharati College, is a group that aims towards providing its members opportunities for stimulating discussion and debate for promoting the spirit of intellectual enquiry through literary exposure. The society conducts literary activities and seminars towards achieving its goals. Apart from discussions, debates, poetry reading sessions and other activities the members publish a monthly online magazine ‘The Redstockings Chronicle’ that provides a platform for the expression of creativity and talent to its members. Lately, considering the number of requests received, the society has started accepting members from other courses sharing common interests. From this session the activities of the society has also extended to the good Samaritan domain. Students have taken initiative of holding ‘Literary Afternoons’ at Old age homes with a view to providing the neglected senior citizens the joy of celebrated stories and poetry, in a manner meant to make them feel happy and needed in their twilight years. Under the ‘Redstockings Heroes’ initiative the society members engage in teaching and learning activities at Nirmal Chhaya also. For the academic session 2016-17 the office bearers of the society are Devanshi Dabas(President), Sanjukta Chauhan (Vice President), Srishti kumara(Treasurer) & Tanishka Mehtani (Editor-in -Chief).