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Prof. Sunita Murmu

Professor, Department of English
1 M.A. JNU1995
2 NET UGC1997
3 M.Phil.Symbology of Fish/Fisherman in Moby Dick and The Old Manand the Sea: A Study in the Perspective of the BibleJNU1998
4 PhDThe Nation in Colonial and Postcolonial Indian Fiction: A Study in the Novels of Bankim, Tagore, Raja Rao and RushdieDDU Gorakhpur University2009
  • Postcolonial Literatures
  • Literature and Gender
  • Literature and Environment
S.NO.DesignationCollege/InstituteFromToTotal Exp.
1 LecturerMMV, BHU30/03/1998 14/03/2002 4 Years 0 Months
2 LecturerDDU Gorakhpur University15/03/2002 29/03/2008 6 Years 0 Months
3 ReaderDDU Gorakhpur University30/03/2008 29/03/2011 3 Years 0 Months
4 Associate ProfessorDDU Gorakhpur University30/03/2011 29/03/2014 3 Years 0 Months
5 ProfessorDDU Gorakhpur University30/03/2014 29/09/2022 (Till) 8 Years 6 Months


UG Experience: 22 Year(s)
  • Fiction
  • Drama
  • Poetry
  • Non-fiction

PG Experience: 18 Year(s)
  • 18th-20th century Fiction
  • Literature and Environment
  • Postcolonial Literatures
  • Literary Theory


Total Research Experience: 16 years
  • Postcolonial Literatures
  • Literature and Gender
  • Literature and Environment
S.NO.Title of the bookEditionAuthor(s)ISBN numberYear of publicationPublisherName of the publisher
1 Representation and Resistance: Essays on Postcolonial Theatre and Drama1Sunita Murmu & Gourhari Behera978-81-930148-9-92015NationalAdhyayan Books
2 Literatures of South Asia 1Sunita Murmu, Gourhari Behera, Huma Javed Subzposh, Shikha Singh978-81-932415-092016NationalABS Books
  • Currently Enrolled: 4
  • Awarded:              5

S.NO.Scholar NameThesis TitleYear of Award
1 Richa SrivastavaRedefining the Feminine Space: A Study in the Novels of Shashi Deshpande2012
2 Arti GuptaRepresentation of Women in Partition Narratives2014
3 Tanu SrivastavaTheatre as Politics: A Study in the Select Plays of Wole Soyinka.2014
4 Chhaya SinghMotherhood in the Fiction of Flora Nwapa, Bessie Head and Buchi Emecheta2015
5 Hari Pratap TripathiMapping Ethnic and Communal Violence in South Asia: A Study in Select Fiction and Films2020

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