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Prof. Gourhari Behera

Professor, Department of English
Ph.D
S.NO.ExamSpecialityInstitute/UniversityYear
1 M.A. JNU1995
2 JRF JNU1995
3 M.Phil.Modern British PoetryJNU1998
4 PhDIndian Literary Criticism in EnglishDDU Gorakhpur University2009
  • Literary Theory and Criticism
  • Postcolonial Literatures
  • Interdisciplinary Humanities
S.NO.DesignationCollege/InstituteFromToTotal Exp.
1 LecturerDDU Gorakhpur University17/11/1998 16/11/2008 10 Years 0 Months
2 ReaderDDU Gorakhpur University17/11/2008 16/11/2011 3 Years 0 Months
3 Associate ProfessorDDU Gorakhpur University17/11/2011 16/11/2014 3 Years 0 Months
4 ProfessorDDU Gorakhpur University17/11/2014 29/09/2022 (Till) 7 Years 10 Months

Teaching

UG Experience: 21 Year(s)
Courses
  • Fiction
  • Drama
  • Poetry
  • Non-fiction

PG Experience: 21 Year(s)
Courses
  • Popular Literature
  • Modern British Fiction
  • Literary Criticism & Postcolonial Literatures
  • Literary Theory

Research

Total Research Experience: 15 years
  • Literary Theory and Criticism
  • Postcolonial Literatures
  • Interdisciplinary Humanities
S.NO.Title of the bookTitle of the chapterNational / internationalYear of PublicationISBN NumberAffiliating InstituteAffiliating InstituteName of the publisher
1 Tradition and Modernity: Essays on Indian Writing in English.‘The Indian English Literary Critic’National2003not mentionedDDU Gorakhpur UniversityDDU Gorakhpur UniversityDept. of English, AMU
2 Glimpses of Comparative LiteratureThe Child in Modern Indian Fiction: A Comparative Study of Two Indian NovelsNational2011978-81-269-1634-4DDU Gorakhpur UniversityDDU Gorakhpur UniversityAtlantic Publishers, New Delhi
3 Essays on Marginalization in India The Global, the National and the Tribal: Reading Mahasweta Devi’s Imaginary MapsNational2014978-93-82171-39-3DDU Gorakhpur UniversityDDU Gorakhpur UniversityPratyush Publications
4 Facets of Indian Diasporic Writing Mapping the Trajectory of Internal Migration: Alka Saraogi’s Kalikatha: Via BypassNational2016978-81-269-2259-8.DDU Gorakhpur UniversityDDU Gorakhpur UniversityAtlantic Publishers, New Delhi
5 Literature and World Cinema. Of Children, Witches and the Problematic of Succession: Justin Kurzel’s MacbethNational2017978-93-5207-447-1DDU Gorakhpur UniversityDDU Gorakhpur UniversityAuthors Press.
S.NO.Title of the bookEditionAuthor(s)ISBN numberYear of publicationPublisherName of the publisher
1 A History of English Language1Gourhari Behera, Kapil Kapoor, Nabanita Bannerjee81-7650-782-71998NationalIGNOU
2 The Spread of English1Gourhari Behera, Atanu Bhattacharya, Nabanita Bannerjee81-7650-834-3. 1998NationalIGNOU
3 An Anthology of English Essays 1Gourhari Behera, Alok Kumar, Ajay Kumar Shukla & Awanish Rai1403-9111182003NationalMacmillan India
4 Representation and Resistance: Essays on Postcolonial Theatre and Drama1Gourhari Behera& Sunita Murmu978-81-930148-9-92015NationalAdhyayan Books
5 Contemporary Indian Literary Criticism in English: Alternative Frameworks1Gourhari Behera978-81-932007-0-4.2016NationalABS Books
6 Literatures of South Asia 1Gourhari Behera, Huma Javed Subzposh,Sunita Murmu, Shikha Singh978-81-932415-092016NationalABS Books
  • Currently Enrolled: 4
  • Awarded:              8

S.NO.Scholar NameThesis TitleYear of Award
1 Mukund Kumar MishraAlienated Protagonists in the Novels of Arun Joshi,2008
2 Upasana PathakConstruction of Gender Identity in the Plays of Mahesh Dattani2010
3 Sana HashmiStrategies of Subversion in the Postcolonial Bildungsroman: A Study of Select Novels2011
4 BaljeetPast Revisited: Myth and History in the Plays of Girish Karnad,2015
5 Pankaj Kumar ShuklaCounter-nationalism in the Works of Mahasweta Devi2015
6 Atul Kumar PandeyHistory and Historiography in the Select Novels of Salman Rushdie, Amitav Ghosh and Mukul Kesavan2017
7 Mamta PaswanNarrating Humiliation: A Study of Select Dalit Autobiographies2018
8 Madhulika TiwariA Voice of their Own: A Study in Select Contemporary Rewritings of the Ramayana and the Mahabharata 2018

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