Dr. Gunjan

Dr. Gunjan

 Designation: Assistant Professor, English

Qualifications:  Master of Arts in English Literature, PhD, UGC NET.    

Email Address:  gdubey82@gmail.com

 

Profile

Dr. Gunjan is an assistant professor of English. He did his B.A. (Hons.) from B.H.U, Varanasi, Master of Arts in English Literature and PhD from Patna University, Patna and qualified National Eligibility Test (NET) in 2012. He has worked at several institutions, including Patna College, Post Graduate Department of English Patna University, B. N. College, Patna Science College, NIT, Patna, Lalit Narayan Mishra Institute of Economic Development and Social Change (LNMI), Patna and Bakhtiyarpur College of Engineering, Patna.

 Member of Professional Organization:

  • Life member of English Language Teachers’ Association of India.
  • Member of All India English Teachers Association.

Curriculum and Material Development of several Institutions:

  • Syllabus for Bachelor of Arts in Functional English of B. N. College, Patna University, Patna.

Area of Interest:

  • Sociolinguistics & ELT
  • Indian Writing in English
  • Communication Skills

Publications:

Books

Editor

  • Literary Waves, A Gedenkschrift for the Literary leviathan Dr. R. C. Prasad., Motilal Banarasidass Publishers Private Limited: New Delhi. 2017. ISBN: 978-81-208-4068-3.

Author

  • Arnold’s The Study of Poetry A Critique. Motilal Banarasidass Publishers Private Limited: New Delhi, 2012. ISBN-978-81-208-3554-2.

Chapter in Book

  • Emergence of New women in Indian Writing in English. Edited by Dr. A.A.Khan and Dr. Qamar Talat. Adhyayan Publishers & Distributors: New Delhi, 2012. ISBN-978-81- 8435-347-1.
  • Mahesh Dattani and Metatheatre: A Study of New Social Issue; Edited by Nagraj G. Holeyannavar, Manglam Publications: New Delhi, 2015. ISBN 978-93-82983-52-1

Contributor

  • A Collection of Indian English Poetry Edited by Radha Mohan Singh, Orient Black Swan: New Delhi, 2011. ISBN-978-81-250-4207-5.

Journals

Associate Editor,

  • Approaches, A Bi-annual Refereed International Journal of English Language and Literature. ISSN 2349-5960. (www.approaches.in)
  • Literary Pearls, An Annual Refereed International Journal of English Language and Literature. Department of English B. N. College, Patna University, Patna (2013 issue) ISSN 2319-8001.

Articles

  1. Literature: Portrayal of Life in Approaches, A Bi-annual International Refereed Research Journal of English Language and Literature, 2014. ISSN2349-5960(Print) ISSN2394- 9899(Online)
  2. Post Colonial Poetry in English: Voice of the Disillusioned in ANU Journal of Humanities, Acharya Nagarjuna University, Nagarjunanagar-522510. 2013. ISSN 0975-9557
  3. The Poetry of W. B. Yeats : A Literary Linctus in The Literary Pearls, P.G Department of English B N College, Patna University, Patna. 2013. ISSN 2319-8001
  4. Literature: A Weapon for Social Reformation in LITERARY CHURNING, ISSN- 2320- 494X, Vol.-I, winter, 2013, A Bi-annual Peer reviewed international journal of language, Literature &Culture, p. 14-21.
  5. Weeding Album: A Focus on Indian Culture in Explorer, ISSN- 0974-6757, Vol. – XXXVIII Winter, 2011, A Bi-annual Refereed Journal of Creative And Critical Writing in English, Panchsheel Colony, G.T. Road, Sasaram, p. 35-42.
  6. Indian Culture And Tradition In Raja Rao’s The Serpent and The Rope in Journal of English Studies, ISSN2230-9802, Volume: IX No-1, 2011. Department of English Ranchi University, Ranchi.
  7. Ulysses by Tennyson: A Philosophy of life in Explorer, ISSN- 0974-6757, Vol. – XXXVII Summer, 2011, A Bi-annual Refereed Journal of Creative And Critical Writing in English, Panchsheel Colony, G.T. Road, Sasaram, p. 34-38.
  8. India In The Novels Of Manohar Malgonkar in Explorer, ISSN- 0974-6757, Vol. – XXXVI Winter, 2010, A Bi-annual Refereed Journal of Creative And Critical Writing in English, Panchsheel Colony, G.T. Road, Sasaram, p. 46-53.
  9. Stylistic Analysis of Manohar Malgonkar’s The Combat of Shadows in Explorer, ISSN- 0974-6757, Vol. – XXXV. Summer, 2010, Creative Writers Circle, Panchsheel Colony, G.T. Road, Sasaram, p. 44-47
  10. Struggle For Freedom In The Novels of Bhabani Bhattacharya in Explorer, ISSN- 0974- 6757, Vol. – XXXIV. Winter, 2009, Creative Writers Circle, Panchsheel Colony, G.T. Road, Sasaram, p. 25-40
  11. Quest for Identity in Anita Desai’s Novels in Explorer, Vol. – XXXI. No. 1, 2008, Creative Writers Circle, Panchsheel Colony, G.T. Road, Sasaram, p. – 117-123.

 

WORKSHOP /CONFERENCE /SEMINAR:

Workshop

National Translation Workshop organised by School of Translation Studies and Training, IGNOU, New Delhi & Department of English, Patna University, Patna, 28th January, 2013 to 2nd February 2013.

International Conference

  1. International Conference on Voices from the Margin: Society, Culture and Exclusion-20th -22nd February 2013, School of Languages Central University of Jharkhand, Ranchi. In collaboration with Indian Council of Social Science Research, New Delhi. Also presented paper titled Mahesh Dattani’s Drama: A voice to Dumb.
  2. International Conference on Role and Responsibilities of Humanities and Social Sciences in Technical Education -16th -17th March 2012, Department of English and Foreign Languages, SRM University, NCR Campus, Modinagar, Ghaziabad, Uttar Pradesh (India). In Association with India Inter-Continental Cultural Association, Chandigarh. Also presented paper titled Literature: A Social Reformer.
  3. International Conference on Decolonizing the stage: Paradigm, practice and politics -15th – 17th November 2011, Department of English, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi. Also presented paper titled Girish Karnad’s Hayavadana: Reappropriating the Tradition.

National Conference

  1. 57th All India English Teachers Conference-21st -23rd December 2012, Department of English, Sardar Patel University, Vallabh Vidyanagar, Gujarat. Also presented a research paper entitled New Trends in English Language Teaching.
  2. 56th All India English Teachers Conference-18th -20th December 2011, Bareilly College, Bareilly. Also presented a research paper entitled Multi-Media Approach in English Language Teaching.
  3. Second Annual National Conference on Gender Studies-23rd -24th May 2011, Magadh Mahila College, Patna. Also presented paper titled Gender Discrimination in Indian Writing in English: A Study of Arundhati Roy’s The God of Small Things.
  4. 55th All India English Teachers Conference-10th -12th January 2011, Guntur. Also presented a research paper entitled New Historicist Study of Manohar Malgonkar’s Novels.
  5. National Conference-2011 on Challenges of Education in 21st Century 29th -30th January 2011, Patna. Also presented a research paper entitled I.C.T in Education.
  6. 52nd All India English Teachers Conference – 8th-10th January 2008, Nagpur. Also presented a research paper entitled English in India from 16th Century to Present Day.

 

National Seminars

  1. National Research Seminar on Myth, History, Tradition & Modernity in Indian English Drama-4-6 February 2013: Department of English Government Autonomous Post Graduate College, Chhindwara(M.P). Also presented a research paper entitled Mahesh Dattani’s Drama: meditation on Social & political Discourse.
  2. U.G.C. National Seminar on English language Acquisition, Development and Environment – 7th -8th December, 2012; Raj Narain College, Hajipur. Also presented a research paper entitled Socio-Economic Status and Family Environmental Factors in English Language Acquisition: A Study.
  3. U.G.C. National Seminar on State Quality Mission in Bihar: Challenges and Implications For English language Teaching in the Context of RTE – 22nd -23rd September, 2012; Raj Narain College, Hajipur. Also presented a research paper entitled TPR METHOD: A Natural Process of Socialization Through Language(L2).
  4. U.G.C. National Seminar on Indian Poetry and Novels in English Since 1975 – 14th -15th April 2012: Post-Graduate Department of English, Ram Dayalu Singh College, B.R.A. Bihar University, Muzaffarpur. Also presented a research paper entitled Novels of Manohar Malgonkar and Chetan Bhagat: Eye opener for Indian Youths.
  5. National Seminar on English Language Teaching in Jharkhand under SAP UGC—28th – 29th March, 2012: University Department of English Ranchi University, Ranchi. Also presented a research paper entitled Second Language Acquisition Vs Second Language Learning: English Language in India.
  6. U.G.C. National Seminar in English – 23rd-24th March, 2012; Mahant Darshan Das Mahila College, Muzaffarpur. Also presented a research paper entitled Ladies Coupé: Creating Women’s Space in Society.
  7. U.G.C. National Seminar in English – 6th-7th February, 2012; Patna Women’s College. Also presented a research paper entitled Children as central subject in Blake’s Poetry.
  8. U.G.C. National Seminar in English – 4th-5th February, 2012; Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith, Varanasi. Also presented a research paper entitled 3idiots a generic transformation of Chetan Bhagat’s Five point someone: A Linguistic Study.
  9. U.G.C. National Seminar in English – 11th-12th March, 2011; T.M. Bhagalpur University, Bhagalpur. Also presented a research paper entitled Garland Keeper: conflict between good and evil.
  10. U.G.C. National Seminar in English – 5th-6th February, 2011; Mahatma Gandhi Kashi Vidyapith, Varanasi. Also presented a research paper entitled Quest for feminine identity in Manju Kapur’ Home.
  11. U.G.C. National Seminar in English – 24th-25th January, 2011; Sardar Patel Memorial College, Udantpuri, Biharsharif, Nalanda, Bihar, Also presented a research paper entitled Alice Munro as a Feminist Writer.
  12. U.G.C. National Seminar in English – 10th-11th December, 2010; M.S.K.B.College, Muzaffarpur. Also presented a research paper entitled Shashi Deshpande: procreator of new tales of the epics of India.
  13. U.G.C. National Seminar in English – 22nd-23rd May, 2008; S.K.R. College, Barbigha (Sheikhpura). Also presented a research paper entitled Women Emancipation in Indian Village.
  14. U.G.C. National Seminar in English – 3rd-4th May, 2008; Ram Lakhan Singh Yadav College, Bakhtiyarpur, Patna. Also presented a research paper entitled New Dimension of Women Identity in Ibsen’s Doll’s House.
  15. UGC &CIIL Sponsored National Seminar –19th-20th April, 2008; Gautam Buddha College, Gaya (Bihar). Nature of Animal in Mahadevi Verma’s Short Stories.
  16. U.G.C. National Seminar in English – 26th-27th March, 2008; T.M. Bhagalpur University, Bhagalpur. Also presented a research paper entitled Alienation and Death in Herman Melville’s Moby Dick.