Arpana Konwar

Arpana Konwar
Arpana Konwar
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Professor
Assamese

Profile

Education:

  1. Bachelor’s Degree: Sibsagar Girls’ College, Dibrugarh University
  2. Master’s Degree: Assamese (Language Group), Dibrugarh University
  3. Ph.D.: Gauhati University. Title of the Thesis- “The Karbi people and their Language : A Critical Study”

Professional Experience:

  • August, 1982 to Nov, 1982: Lecturer in Assamese, Kampur College, Nagaon
  • Nov, 1982 to Aug., 1988: Lecture in Assamese, Amguri College, Sivasagar
  • Aug, 1988 to July, 1993: Lecturer in Assamese, Sibsagar College, Joysagar
  • July, 1993 to Aug. 1995: Lecturer in Assamese, Dibrugarh University
  • Aug, 1995 to Oct, 2005: Reader in Assamese, Dibrugarh University
  • Oct, 2005 to till date: Professor in Assamese

Area of specification: Language

Area of Interest:

  • Linguistics Study, Stylistic Analysis, Study on Culture and Languages of North East India

Research Projects:

  1. Title of the Project: The Verb Structure in Assamese and the Tibeto Barman Language of Assam: A Comparative Study; Funding Agency: DSA Scheme. Det. of Assamese, Dibrugarh University; Duration:Two Years (2003-2005)
  2. Title of the Project: Languages of the Trans-border communities: A Study of the Kachin Language on Indian side of the Indo-Myanmar Border; Funding Agency: UGC. Centre for Area Studies, DU, (Myanmar and Bangladesh); Duration: July – 2005 to Nov 2006
  3. Title of the Project: Compilation of Multilingual Dictionary (Assamese-Mising-Boro-English); Funding Agency: MRP UGC, under CAS Programme Dept. of Assamese, DU; Duration: April-2007 to March 2012
  4. Title of the Project: Language studies of Trans Border Communities: Language Use, Attitudes and Interference of Dominant Language, A Case Studies of the Tangsa Language; Funding Agency: UGC. Centre for Area Studies, DU (Myanmar and Bangladesh); Duration: 2010-2011
  5. Title of the Project: Standardization of the Tangsa Language and preparation of Descriptive Grammar; Funding Agency: UGC Major Research Project; Duration: 01-02-2010to31-01-2012
  6. Title of the Project: The Nocte Language: A Descriptive Approach; Funding Agency:UGC Major Research Project; Duration: 07.09.15 (for 3 years).

 

Ph.D Scholars:

Sl No.

Name of the Scholar

Title

Status

(Ongoing/ Completed)

1.

Sri Deepak Gogoi

Asamiya Buranjir Gadyat Byavahita Kriya Pad: Eti Barnanatmak Adhyayan

Completed

2.

Sri Bolin Handique

Tai Turung : Eti Barnanatmak Adhyayan

Completed

3.

Miss Anurupa Goswami

Anandaram Dhekial Phukonor Jivan Aru Asamiya Bhasa Sahityaloi Avadan

Completed

4.

Sri Pabitra Gogoi

Singpho Janagusthi aru Bhasa : Eti Samikhatmak Adhyayan

Completed

5.

Bornali Borthakur

Lakshminath Bezbaruar Gadyasaili

Completed

6.

Sri Diganta Gogoi

Manya Asamiya Bhasa Aru Cha Bagisar Asamiya Bhasa: Eti Tulanamulak Adhyayan

Completed

7.

Hemalakhi Gogoi

Asamar Deori Bhasik Janagosthi: Ek Samajik-Sangskrtik Adhyayan

Completed

8.

Ranu Gogoi

Asamiya Prabad Prabachanar Prasanha Bicar

Completed

9.

Indrajit Handique

Dibrugarh Jilar Cha Shramikar Kathita Asamiya Bhasa: Eti Bishlesan.

Completed

10.

Bhaskar Jyoti Sarma

A study of the Spoken Assamese of Upper Assam: An Ethnolinguistic Approach

Completed

11.

Naren Das

Ujani Asamar Nrigosthiya Loa Biswash: Ek Tulanamulak Adhyayan (Ahon, Deori, Aru Misingar Ullekhere

Completed

12.

Pallabi Saikia

Asamiya Aru Karbi Bhasar Parasparik Adan-pradan

Completed

13.

Rebati Buragohain

Dhemaji Zilar Asamiya Bhasa Sampradai: Ek Samaj-Bhasayaigyanik Bisleshan

Completed

14.

Nabami Gogoi

Turung Aru Aitan Bhasa Ruptattva: Ek Baiparityamulak Adhyayan

Completed

15.

Baby Mony Gogoi

Dhemaji Zilar Tiwasakalar Samajik-Sangskirtik Adhyayan: Parampara Aru Parivartan

Completed

16.

Kishore Deori

Bishnuprasad Rabhar Racanat Samajik Aru Rajnaitik Chetana

Completed

17.

Jaya Kalita

Nepali Janagusti samajik-sanskritik Adhyayan

Completed

18.

Santana Duwarah

Benudhar Sharmar Racanar: Ek Saili Baigyanik Adhyayan

Completed

19.

Smity Chetia Handique

Buddha-Dhamiya Jangusthi Utsav-Anusthan

Completed

20.

Pranav Jyoti Gogoi

Arunachalor Mising Janagusthi : Ek Samajik-Sangakritik Adhyayan

Ongoing

21.

Jitu Bora

Asamaia aru Deori Bhasar Dhanitattva : Ek Boiparitattvamulok Adhyayan

Ongoing

22.

Partha Pratim Phukan

Wancho Bhasa : Ek Ruptattvik Adhyayan

Ongoing

23.

Dipshikha Gogoi

Sadhu Kathar Bhasa-Soili

Ongoing

24.

Swapan Kr. Chutiya

A Morphological Analysis of Lunchang, a dialect of Tangsa.

Ongoing

25.

Papari Kataky

Monsang Bhasa : Ek Ruptattvik Adhyayan

Ongoing

26.

Smiti Rekha Gayan

Wancho Janagusthi : Bhoutik Sanskrity aru Samajik Lokasar.

Ongoing

27.

Jyoti Prasad Konwar

Nockte Janagusti : Ek Ritimulak Sanskritik

Ongoing

28.

Mahasweta Devi

Ao-Naga Bhasa : Barnanatmak Adhyayan

Ongoing

29.

Deepok Doley

Padam aru Pagar Upabhasa Rupatattva: Ek Boiparitattvamulok Adhyayan.

Ongoing

30.

Sabnam

Asamat Tai-Muliya Bhasar Adhyayan : Ek Adhyayan

Ongoing

31.

Amor Saikia

Wancho Bhasa : Ek Ruptattvik Adhyayan

Ongoing

32.

Runu Gogoi

Hazang Janagusthi : Samajik-Sangakritik Adhyayan

Ongoing

 

Administrative Assignments:

  • Served as Head of the Department of Assamese, Dibrugarh University for two terms from, January 2003- January 2005 and January, 2012 to January, 2015
  • Served as Deputy Coordinator of SAP DSA & CAS – I, Department of Assamese Dibrugarh University and Coordinator SAP CAS-II.
  • Co-coordinator of Assamese Directorate of Distance Education, Dibrugarh University from 2005-2010.
  • Served as ‘subject expert’ of Confidential work of national And State Level
  • Acted as Expert for Research work and examination work of various University and Colleges.
  • Served as ‘subject expert’ of several interview boards of college and universities
  • Member of Academic Council of Dibrugarh University.
  • Member of Academic Council of ABILAC, Guwahati.
  • Expert Member of CIIL, Mysore.

Others Assignments:

Life member of various organizing committee of Linguistic and Culture

  • Dravadian Linguistics Association of India, St. Xavier’s College, Thiruvananthapuram.
  • Linguistic Society of India, Deccan College, Pune
  • Linguistics Society of Assam (Guwahati)
  • Folklore Society of Assam, Guwahati

Consultancy:

  • Student Counsellor for Carrier Development programme.

Extension Service:

  • Some Study Materials of Distance Education Course are prepared M.A. (Previous & Final) and Editor of several Self Learning Material for the Students of the Directorate of Distance Education, Dibrugarh University
  • Organized refresher courses in Assamese at Dibrugarh University as Course Co-ordinator
  • Organized workshop and Seminar under various DSA programme in the Dept. of Assamese, Dibrugarh University as Director and Co-ordinator
  • Conducted several departmental seminar as Chairperson
  • Organised several memorial lectures held in the Department of Assamese, DU
  • Participation as Chairperson of National and International Seminar, Workshops, Conferences etc, organized by various colleges and Universities.

Publications

Research Publications:

Internationally Recognized Journals—

  1. Structure of verbs in Karbi, International Journal of Dravidian Linguistics, DLA, ISSN: 0378-2484, June, 2001
  2. The Tai Turung Language: An Analytical Study, International Journal of Dravidian Linguistics, DLA, ISSN: 0378-2484, Jan, 2004
  3. Gender Distinction in Singpho And Turung: A Contrastive Study, International Journal of Dravidian Linguistics, DLA, ISSN: 0378-2484, Jan, 2015

Nationally Recognized Journals—

  1. The Tai Phake Language: A Phonological Study, Indian Language of Tai Studies ICSSR, March, 2002
  2. Some Aspects of the Boro and the Karbi Morphology, Indian Linguistics, LSI, ISSN: 0378-0759, 2002
  3. The Realization of Case in Karbi, Indian Linguistic, ISSN: 0378-0759, 2013
  4. The Singpho and Tai-Turung Language: A Comparative Approach, Achraya Sukumar Sen Commemorative Vol. Ed. by B. Chakarborty, Kalkata, 2010
  5. Linguistic Diversity, Multilingualism and Bilingual of Arunachal Pradesh, ANVIKSA, A Bilingual Refereed Journal of Language and Literature, Dibrugarh University, Vol. no 1, 2014
  6. The Consonant Phoneme of the Tangsa, Research Promota Vol.IV ISSN: 22310193, 2014
  7. Sociolectal Issues of the Varieties of Assamese as Spoken by the Scheduled Castes of Assam, PIERIAN SPRING, A Bi-Annual Peer-Reviewed Multi-Disciplinary International Journal, ISSN: 2349-3410, 2014(Summer)
  8. Karbi Lokazibanat Lokakathar Xanggrahan, ANVIKSA, A Bilingual Refereed Journal of Language and Literature, Dibrugarh University. ISSN: 2348-067X, Vol. 11, 2015
  9. The Sinphos: An Ethno-Cultural Study, PIERIAN SPRING, A Bi-Annual Peer-Reviewed Multi-Disciplinary International Journal, ISSN: 2349-3410, 2014(Winter)
  10. Bezbaroar Kripabari Rachanar Gaidyasaili, Kencason, 2012

Regional Journals—

  1. Elements of Assamese in Karbi, Research Journal of the Dept. of Assamese, Dibrugarh University, 1999
  2. Karbi Jati Aru Asom, Asam Sahitya Sabha Patrika, ISSN: 2277-9515, Nov, 1999
  3. Asamiya Aru Karbi Bhasa Parasparik Samparka, Asam Sahitya Sabha Patrika, ISSN: 2277-9515, Oct, 2001
  4. Asamat Buranji Carcha, Pu-Lan-Chi, Research Journal of Institute of Tai study Centre ISSN: 2229-5712, Oct, 2001
  5. Singpho Jatir Samaj Aru Sanskriti, A Journal of the UPBBSAP Vl-1, Jan, 2002
  6. Tulanamulak Bhasatattva: Gati Aru Prakriti, Asom Sahitya Sabha Patrika, ISSN: 2277-9515, Dec, 2001
  7. Chabin Alunat Karbi Lokajiwan, Tradition of the Ramayana in Eastern India (Anthology), March, 2002
  8. Banikanta Kakati’s Study of Linguistics and Literature: An Approach, Journal of the Dept. of Assamese, April, 2004
  9. Bloomfield Aru Teur Bhasa Cinta, Asom Sahitya Sabha Patrika, ISSN: 2277-9515, May, 2004
  10. Asamiya Bhasa Banan Akhar-Jotani, Asom Sahitya Sabha Patrika, ISSN: 2277-9515, Nov. 2011
  11. Arunachalar Bhasar Bhasik Sthiti Aru Tangsa Bhasa Paricity, Asom Sahitya Sabha Prtrika, ISSN: 2277-9515, Feb, 2012
  12. Asamar Jati Aru Janagosthi: Ek Sangskritik Sangmishran, Atmikaran Aru samaharan, Dibrugarh Sahitya Sabha Patrika, IBSN: 2320-5873, Feb, 2012
  13. Morphological Analysis of the Singpho Language, Research Journal of the Dept. of Assamese, Dibrugarh University, Edited by Prof. N.K. Handique, 2011
  14. Asamiya Phakar-Jujana, PU-LAN-CHI Research Journal of Institute of Tai study Centre. ISSN: 2229-5712, 2010
  15. Arunachalor Bhasa Bhaxiksthiti Aru Tangsa Bhasar Parisiti, Asom Sahitya Sabha Patrika, ISSN: 2277-9515, 2012
  16. Asamar Jati Aru Janagosthi: Ek Sangskritik Sangmishran, Atmikaran Aru samaharan, Dibrugarh Sahitya Sabha Patrika IBSN: 2320-5873, 2013
  17. Asamiya Bhasa Banam Akhar Jotani, Asom Sahitya Sabha Patrika,  ISSN: 2277-9515, 2011

 

Books and Book Chapters:

Assamese

  1. Bhasa Sahitya Adhyayan, Banalata, Dibrugarh, March, 1995
  2. Bhasa Sahitya Bibidh Cinta, Banalata, Dibrugarh, ISBN : 81-7339-170-X, 1st Ed. 1997, 2nd Ed., 2013
  3. Bhasa Vijnan Upakramanika, Banalata, Dibrugarh, ISBN : 81-7339-339-7, 1st Ed.,2002; 2nd Ed., 2008; 3rd Ed., 2012; 4thEd.May,2015; 5th, Ed. Nov, 2015
  4. Abhidhdhan Tattva (Edited), DSA Scheme, Dept. of Assamese, Dibrugarh University, March, 2003
  5. Pracin Asamiya Gadyasali, Biren Neog, Dibrugarh, Banalata, Dibrugarh, ISBN : 81-7339-339-7, 1st Ed., 2004; 2nd Ed., 2007; 3rd Ed., 2009; 4thEd.May,2014
  6. Asomiya Gadya Cayanika (Ed.), Department of Assamese. DU, 1st Ed., 2005; 2nd Ed., 2007; 3rd Ed., 2010
  7. Bhasa Vigyan Paribhasik Kos (Compiled), Department of Assamese DU, 2007

English

  1. Karbi : The People and the Language, DSA Scheme, Dept. of Assamese, Dibrugarh University, March, 2003
  2. Journal of the Dept. of Assamese (Edited), Dibrugarh University, April, 2004
  3. Tangsa Work Book (A trilingual Classified Vocabulary), OFTAS Publication, 2011
  4. Multilingual Dictionary Assamese-English-Boro-Mising, ABILAC, Guwahati, 2015 (In Press)
  5. Asamiya Bhasar Cintan, Banalata, Dibrugarh, 2015

Book Chapters (Selected)

  1. Karbi Bhasar Ruptattvik Bishleasan, Bhasa-Tattva Katha (Book), 1993
  2. Karbi Narir Awadan aru Samajik Sthan, Cinta-Cayanika (Book), 1993
  3. Asamiya aru Karbi Bhasar Bhasatattvar Eti Tulanamulak Adhyayan, Bibidh Katha (Book), 1997
  4. Bhasatattvik Dimbesawar Neog : Eti Mulyayan, Akul Pathik (Book), 1999
  5. Asamiya aru Karbi Bhasar Karak aru Bibhakti, Bhasa Jignasa (Book), Dec, 2002
  6. Sangjutibad : Utsa aru Bikash, Bhasa Sahitya Cinta (Book), Feb, 2003
  7. Upala Nadir Darer Kathasaili, Prabal Deepar Dore (Book), March, 2003
  8. Sigpho Jati sanskriti : Eti Alukpat, Asamiya Jati aru Sanskriti (Book), Oct, 2003
  9. Madhyajugia Gurucarit Katha aru Buranji Gadya: Eti Tulanamulak Adhyayan, Tulanamulak Adhyayan (Book), March, 2004
  10. Karbi Bhasar Bhasatattvik Adhyayan, Asamiya aru Asamar Bhasa (Book), Dec., 2010
  11. Asamar Chah Bagisar Kathita Asamiya Bhasa, Asamiya Bhasa Aru Upabhasa (book), 2009
  12. Asamiya Nrigosthiya Upabhasa Sonowal Kacharir Kathita Asamiya, Asamiya  Upabhasa (Book), 2010
  13. Parag Chalihar Prabandhar Bhasa Aru Rachana Saiki, Sujan Kanthar (Book), July, 2011
  14. Bhasatattvar para Bhasa Vigyanloi, Bhasa Tulanamulak Adhyayan (Book), 2010
  15. Axomiya Bhasar Kriyapodar Gathan, Pabandha Sansayan(Book), 2015
  16. Uttar Purbansalar Janagusthi (Bhumika), Uttar Purbansalar Bharatar Janagusthiyo Loko Sanskriti (Book), 2014

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