Prof. Sanjukta Das

M.A. (D.U.), Ph.D (J.U.)

Professor & Head of Department

Department of English

About me

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Specialisation: Gender; Indian English Literature

PhD: Jadavpur University;

MA: Miranda House, Delhi University. Research Scholar at the Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, Kolkata.

31 years of experience including postgraduate teaching at Presidency College and Calcutta University, MPhil and PhD Supervision, UGC Refresher Course Resource and Academic Supervisor to overseas Fulbright Student.

Over 30 publications including articles in peer reviewed journals, books, monograph and translations besides presentations at various national and international conferences and colloquia.


Some Publications:

  • Developing Indigeneity as a Critical Tool in Post-colonial Theory India- UK Academic Network, 2005-6, Department of Postcolonial Studies, University of Leeds & The Department of English, Calcutta University
  • Mother Tongue / Aunty Tongue: Indian English Poetry in the Indian Classroom in Colonial and Post- Colonial Perspectives: Text, Context, Intertext, (Calcutta University) 2007
  • Uncracking India: Raja Rao/s Non-Duality, Journal of the Department of English, University of Calcutta, Vol. XXII, 2008
  • Reading and Writing Difference: Gender and Literature, Sanjukta Das Ed. Kolkata: Manfakira, 2013. ISBN: 978-93-80542-56-0
  • The Wife and the Beloved and Other Stories: Ashapurna Devi, Best of Fifty Years, Translated by Sanjukta Das, New Delhi: Supernova Publishers 2013.  ISBN: 978-81-89930-58-5
  • Derozio to Dattani: Essays in Criticism, Sanjukta  Das. Worldview, New Delhi, 2008.ISBN:81-86423-19-2
  • ‘Rebirth of the Therigatha: Journey of the songs into an English syllabus’. Our Heritage: Vol.XLI, Parts 1&2, Kolkata: 2014.  ISSN 0474-9030