Dr. Pranjit Bora

Dr. Pranjit Bora
Dr. Pranjit Bora
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Assistant Professor
Assamese

Profile

Education:

  1. Bachelor’s Degree: B.A. in English from Cotton College (Gauhati University)
  2. Master’s Degree: M.A. in English  Cotton College (Gauhati University)
  3. Ph.D.: Gauhati University. Topic: “The Poetry of Anna Akhmatova and the Great Russian Tradition- An Indian Perception".

Research Projects:

Sl. No.

Title of the Project/Programmes

Amount Mobilized

Status of the Teacher

1

“A Study in the Ethnicity of the Tea-Tribes of Assam in Anand’s Two Leaves and a Bud and Birinchi Baruah’s Xeuji Patar Kahini”

UGC Minor Research Project

Rs. 1 lakh 20 thousand

Project submitted

       

 

Research Guidance:

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Category

Number Enrolled

Thesis Submitted

Degree Awarded

1

M.Phil

08

06

06

2

Ph.D.

03

   

 

Invited lectures/ presentations in Conferences/ workshops/ symposia:

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No.

Title of the Lecture/presentation (Date of presentation)

Title of the Conference/Workshop/Seminar

International/

National

Organization

1

J. M. Coetzee’s Disgrace: A Study of troubled times, October 08-10, 2010

Historical Legacy and Writing in the Commonwealth

International

Sahitya Akademi

2

Confessional Mode in Kamala Das and Anna Akhmatova- A Comparative Study, January 29th and 30th, 2010

Identity Crisis, Self and the Family in Women Writers in Indian English

National

Barnagar College

3

Multiple Perspectives of North East Poetry in English, 03 – 04 February,2012

Indian Writing in English and Marginalization

National

Goalpara College

4

Electoral Politics in Assam and the Muslim Factor, 28-30 December,2011

Emerging Nature of Indian Politics

National

54th Annual Conference of IPSA, University of Lucknow

5

Rural Industry and Its Impact on Rural Economy of Assam

21st March, 2004

Rural Industry and Its Impact on Rural Economy of Assam

State-level

M. K. College

6

Ecocritical Perspectives in Assamese Literature, February 09-10, 2012

Ecocriticism

National

Diphu Government College

7

National Seminar on Dr. Bhupen Hazarika: His Contribution to the Nation, 24-26 May, 2012

Bhupen Hazarikar Geetat Manabatavadi Chintadhara

National

Gauhati University Institute of Northeast India Studies, Gauhati University

8

Sarthebarir Kah-Silpa: Oitijya, Bartaman aru Bhabishyat, August 04-05, 2012

Folklore is a Medium of Imparting Traditional Knowledge and Skill among the People

National

Puthimari College, Soneswar

9

Higher Education in Assam in the Context of New Economic and Social Order, October 18-19, 2012

Challenges and responsibilities of Teachers in Higher Education of India

National

Barnagar College, Sorbhog

10

15-22 March, 2013

(Acted as a Resource Person)

Workshop on ‘Bezbaroa Abhidhan’

National

Department of Assamese, Dibrugarh University

11

10-11 May, 2013

(Acted as a Resource Person)

Humanistic Concerns in the Works of Dr. Bhupen Hazarika

National

M. K. College, Chenga, Barpeta

12

October 21-25, 2013

(Acted as a Resource Person)

Literary Translation Workshop

International

British Council & Sahitya Akademi

13

Impact of Folk life in Contemporary Assamese Literature

29th August, 2014

The Reflection of Folk Life in Contemporary Assamese Short Story

National

Naharkatia College & Sahitya Akademi

14

Literature of the North-East in the Present-Day Context

4-5 September, 2014

Trends and Tendencies in North-East Poetry in English

National

Demow College

15

Asomiya Sahityat Sankardev Sangrahan

Adhunik Asomiya Kabitat Sankardev Sangrahan

National

Duliajan College & Sahitya Akademi,

16

The Mobile Theatre of Assam: Dramatic Performance and Transculturation

23-25 February, 2015

The Tradition of Performing Arts and Its Contemporary Relevance

International

Dr. Bhupen Hazarika Centre for Studies in Performing Arts, Dibrugarh University

 

CONFERENCE,SEMINARS,WORKSHOPS,SYMPOSIA WHERE PARTICIPATED WITHOUT PAPERS:

Sl No.

Title of the conference/seminars/workshops

Organizedby

Whether International National/Stale/Regional/ College/University level

1.

Problems of Terminology in English and Assamese Literary Criticism and General Linguistics

B. H. College, Howly,

November 11-12, 2009

National Workshop

2.

Self Instructional Material & Counseling in Distance Education

PGCS, Gauhati University & Distance Education Council, New Delhi

March 30, 2005

National Workshop

3.

E-Learning and SLM in Distance Education

PGCS, Gauhati University & Distance Education Council, New Delhi

March 07-09, 2008

National Workshop

4.

Human Rights Education: Its Importance in the Context of Growing Social Unrest

Nalbari Commerce College, Nalbari, November 12-13, 2011

NationalSeminar

5.

Economic Development and National Integration with special reference to North-East India

Barnagar College, Sorbhog January 07-08,2005

NationalSeminar

Publications

Research Papers Published:

Sl. No.

Title of the Paper

Details of the Journal

1

European Influence on Assamese Short Stories with special reference to Russian Fiction    

(Page No. 19-24)

Srujan Prabhat, Vol. II, December 2011 (Peer reviewed)

ISSN:2249-1171

2

Michael Henchard and Hardy’s Tragic Art (Page No. 34-41)

Humanities North-East, June 2012 (Peer reviewed)

ISBN:978-81-921469-5-9

3

Impact of Rabindranath on Assamese Lyrical Literature with particular reference to Assamese Lyrical Literature)

Anviksa, Vol.I, 2014 (Peer reviewed)

ISSN: 2348-067X

4

Akhmatova’s Poetry of the Later Period: A Search into Contemporary History

Education Rays (Peer reviewed), April-May, 2014

ISSN: 2348-0467

5

Akhmatova’s Poetry of the Later Period: Exploring Contemporary History in ‘Requiem’

Bodhidroom (Peer reviewed), Vol.II, September, 2014

ISSN: 2321-4791

6

Folkloric Materials in the Early Poetry of Anna Akhmatova

Anviksa, Vol.II, 2015 (Peer reviewed)

ISSN: 2348-067X

7

Confessional Mode in the Love-Poetry of Kamala Das and Anna Akhmatova (Page No. 7-14)

Image, (Peer reviewed), Vol.V, 2015-16

ISSN: 2347-534X

8

The Later Poetry of Anna Akhmatova and Nilmoni Phukan: Comparative Perspectives (Page No. 1-10)

Perspectives, January, 2016

ISBN: 978-81-92178-46-2

9

Keshab Mahantar Geet: Eti Alochana (Page No. 110-114)

Asam Sahitya Sabha Patrika, 61st Year: Issue III, March, 2006

10

Asomar Char-Chaparir Lokasahitya(Page No. 19-22)

Gariyoshi, November, 2009

ISSN: 2349-5324

11

Hiren Bhattacharyar Kabita (Page No-24-26)

Gariyoshi, September, 2012

ISSN: 2349-5324

12

Bishnu Prasad Rabhar Chinta-Darshanar Swarup (Page No-16-20)

Gariyoshi, August, 2013

ISSN: 2349-5324

13

Nagen Saikiar Galpa (Page No-96-97)

Gariyoshi, September, 2013

ISSN: 2349-5324

14

Papor Phul:Etihas Solai Pelowa Sei Kobita (Page No-71-74)

Prakash, March, 2014

ISSN: 2279-0683

15

Harekrishna Dekar Galpa (Page No. 98-100)

Gariyoshi, June, 2014

ISSN: 2349-5324

16

Kedarnath Singh aru Teor Kabita (Page No-14-16)

Gariyoshi, August, 2014

ISSN: 2349-5324

17

Nalineedhar Bhattacharyyar Kabita

Prakash, November, 2015

ISSN: 2279-0683

18

Sameer Tantir Kabita

Gariyoshi, December, 2015

ISSN: 2349-5324

19

Nirod Choudhury-r Upanyas

Satsaree, January, 2016

ISSN:2319-8893

20

Devakanta Barua-r Kabita

Prakash, January, 2016

ISSN:2279-0683

21

Apurba Sarma-r Golpo: Eti Toka

Gariyoshi, March, 2016

ISSN: 2349-5324

22

Rajib Baruar Kabita

Gariyoshi, August, 2016

ISSN: 2349-5324

23

Mohim Borar Galpa

Gariyoshi, September, 2016

ISSN: 2349-5324

24

“Coolie: A Study in Class-Consciousness”, pp.53-64

Published in the Conference Proceeding of the UGC sponsored State level Seminar on “Indian Novels in English: Class Consciousness and Ethnic Crisis”, M C College, Barpeta, Assam, September20-21, 2007

25

“Women and Literature: Feminist Perspective in Recent Indian-English Women Poets”, pp.151-161

Published in the Conference Proceeding of the UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Importance of women Education for the Upliftment of Rural Society”, M. K. College, Subha, Chenga, October 29-30, 2011  

(ISBN: 978-81-921469-6-6)

26

“Assamese Literature in Translation: Problems and Prospects”,pp. 54-58

Published in the Conference Proceeding of the International Conference on “English Language and Literary Studies”, Hans Raj Mahila Maha Vidyalaya, Jalandhar, Punjab, March 09-10, 2012

(ISBN: 978-81-923858-0-8)

27

“Dr Bhupen Hazarikar Geetat Manabatabaadi Chintadhara: Ek Bishleshwanatmak Adhyayan”, pp-196-205

Published in the Conference Proceeding of the UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Social Consciousness in the Lyrical Compositions of Jyotiprasad Agarwala, Bishnuprasad Rabha and Dr. Bhupen Hazarika”, Dhing College and Dept. of MIL, Gauhati University, January 10-11, 2012

(ISBN: 81-202-8864-5978)

28

“Trends and Tendencies in North-East Poetry in English”, pp-59-66

Published in the Conference Proceeding of the UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Literature of the North-East in the Present-Day Context”, Demow College, 4-5 September, 2014

(ISBN: 978-93-82283-93-5)

 

Articles/Chapters Published in Books:

Sl.No.

Title of the Chapter

Details of the book

1

Akhmatova’s Early Poetry: Symbolism versus Acmeism(Chapter-18),

pp-206-215

Literature, Culture and Language Education(with special reference to North-East India)

Lakshi Publisher’s & Distributors,

New Delhi, 2011

ISBN- 978-81-906622-8-4

2

Kula Saikiar Galpa, pp-561-570

Asomiya Chuti-Galpa: Oitijya aru Bibortan

Jorhat Kendriya Mahavidyalaya Publication Cell, Jorhat, 2012

ISBN- 978-81-923172-0-5

3

Praytahikatar Natun Binyas aru Nagen Saikiar Galpa, pp-111-116

Ek Abirata Jatrar Pothik Dr. Nagen Saikia

Purbanchal Prakash, 2014

ISBN-978-81-7213-215-6

4

Hem Barua-r Kabita: Eti Anusandhan, pp-71-74

Hem Baruar Kabita Bisar

Assamese Department

B. Barua College, Guwahati, 2016

ISBN:978-93-81859-34-6

5

Mafizuddin Ahmad Hazarikar Kabita: Eti Toka, pp-188-190

Pragya-Sindhu Kabi Mafizuddin, October, 2016

Maria Siksha Nyas, Guwahati

 

SUBJECT BOOKS PUBLISHED AS SINGLE AUTHOR OR EDITOR:

 SL No.

Title withpageNo.

Type of Books and

Authorship

Publishers and ISSN/ ISBN No.

1.

Anna Akhmatova, Her Poetry and the Great Russian Tradition (187 pages)

Research based book

Binapani Publishing House, Guwahati

ISBN: 978-81-923239-5-4

2.

Studies in Literary Criticism (84 pages)

General for all students of English Literature

Binapani Publishing House, Guwahati

ISBN: 978-93-81998-00-7

3.

Observations on Metaphysical Poetry (52 pages)

General for all students of English Literature

Binapani Publishing House, Guwahati

ISBN: 978-81-923239-7-8

4.

Studies in Literary Forms (127 pages)

General for all students of English Literature

Binapani Publishing House, Guwahati

ISBN: 978-81-923239-4-7

5.

Selected English Writers and Their Works (116 pages)

General for all students of English Literature

Binapani Publishing House, Guwahati

ISBN: 978-81-923239-8-5

6.

Appreciations: Studies in Contemporary Writers

(104 pages)

General for all students of English Literature

Binapani Publishing House, Guwahati

ISBN: 978-81-923239-6-1

7.

Studies in English Novel (170 pages)

General for all students of English Literature

Binapani Publishing House, Guwahati

ISBN: 978-81-923239-9-2

8.

Humanities North-East(236 pages)

Research based (Multidisciplinary)/ edited book

Planet Ink, Guwahati

ISBN: 978-81-923239-7-8

 

DETAILS OF WORKS ON CREATIVE WRITING:

WORKS ON TRANSLATION:

Translation from Assamese into English:

  1. Bihu, a short story by Laxminath Bezbaruah [Published in the book, ‘Bezbaroa: The Man and His Works’, pp- 215-222, Ed- Ananda Bormudoi, Publication Division, Dibrugarh University, 2014, ISBN- 978-81-927849-9-1]
  2. Poems by Navakanta Baruah, Nilamani Phukan, Hiren Bhattacharya and other leading Assamese poets.

Translation into Assamese:

  1. Modern Canadian Poems by various poets [compiled in the anthology “Seemar Paridhi Bhangi”, Dibrugarh University, March, 2010]
  2. Many modern short stories [already published in book form, “Premar Galpa Jeevanar Galpa”, Students’ Stores, Guwahati, 2000, with ISBN 81-7665-058-7]
  3. Japanese Poetry [already published in book form, “Eshata Japanee Kabita”, Reich, Duliajan, 2008 ]
  4. Many Indian as well as world poets writing in different languages…[Published in many newspapers, journals,  and the leading Assamese little magazine edited by the candidate, Kathamalita]
  5. Various Folk Poetry [already published in book form, “Prem aru Prathanar Gaan”, Aak-Baak, Guwahati, 2012]
  6. 50 ta Bharatiya Haiku [published in Gariyoshi, pp- 66-68, November, 2010, ISSN: 2349-5324]

PUBLISHED BOOKS BY LOCAL PUBLISHERS WITH  ISBN/ISSN NUMBERS:

  1. Bikhyat Lokar Akhyat Kahini (Children literature), Students’ Stores, Guwahati, 1994, ISBN-81-85911-11-8 
  2. Panbajar aru Anyanya Kabita (Poetry),  Students’ Stores, Guwahati,1997, ISBN-81-86494-68-5
  3. Mahasunyar Uddayan (poetic Novel), Students’ Stores, Guwahati,2000, ISBN-81-7665-070-6
  4. Bingsha Satabdir Sandhanat  (Ed. Jointly with Homen Borgohain, Anthology of Articles by various writers), Students’ Stores, Guwahati, 1999, ISBN-81-7665-035-8
  5. Amreetmoy Jeevanar Anweshan  (Anthology of Articles), Banalata, Guwahati, 2004, ISBN-81-7339-418-0
  6. Cottonianar Nirbachita Kabita (Ed., Anthology of Selected Poems from Cottonian), APPOCCUS, Guwahati, 2011, ISBN-978-81-920547-1-1
  7. Nagna Lagnar Malita (Collection of two novellas based on Greek Myths), APPOCCUS, Guwahati, 2011, ISBN-978-81-920547-3-5
  8. Premar Galpa Jeevanar Galpa (Translation of many modern short stories), Students’ Stores, Guwahati, 2000, ISBN 81-7665-058-7
  9. Prem aru Prathanar Gaan (Translated Anthology of Folk Poetry), Aak-Baak, Guwahati, 2012
  10. Swarajottar Jugar Nirbachita Asamiya Premar Kabita (Ed., Anthology of Selected Assamese Love Poems), Panchajnya, Guwahati, 2012
  11. Lakshminath (Ed., Anthology of scholarly articles on Lakshminath Bezbaroa), Panchajanya, Guwahati, 2014

BOOKS BY LOCAL PUBLISHERS WITHOUT ISBN/ISSN NUMBERS:

  1. Binandiya Drishya Tumi (Poetry), Jatrik, Guwahati, 2000
  2. Ki Ene Ase Tomar Ji Nahai Mor (Poetry), Seuji Seuji, Nalbari, 2005
  3. Bhalpowar Sashyabhumit (Poetry), Aakhar, Guwahati, 2006
  4. Kisu Dawaratkai Akash Sadayei Aru Besi Kiba (Poetry), Aakhar, Guwahati, 2007
  5. Kabitar Panthsala (Anthology of articles on World Poetry), Anweshan, Guwahati, 2002
  6. Eta American Prem Kahini aru Anyanya Nirbachita Prabandha(Jointly with Jonalee patowary Bora,
  7. Anthology of articles), Olee Puthighar, Nalbari, 2007
  8. Sukula Dawar aur Kahuwar Kabi Parbati Prasad Baruah (Biography), Olee Puthighar, Nalbari,2007
  9. Smaraniya Byakti Abeesmaraniya Kahini(Children literature),  Olee Puthighar, Nalbari,2007
  10. Kathamanbeer Rupakatha (Novel), Bristi, Guwahati, 2008
  11. Sahashrabdar Alekhlekh (Compiled Children literature),  Jilingoni, Guwahati,2001
  12. Eshata Japanee Kabita (Translated Anthology of Japanese Poetry), Reich, Duliajan, 2008
  13. Madhukaree (Children literature) (To be published by Panchajnya, Guwahati)
  14. Prasna Sudhi Bhal Powa Sowaleejanee (Children literature) (To be published by Panchajnya, Guwahati)
  15. Ajari Parar Sadhu (Children literature) (To be published by Panchajnya, Guwahati)

IMPORTANT ARTICLES PUBLISHED IN MAGAZINES AND ENCYCLOPAEDIAS:

  • Article on Stephan Zweig’s novel, Virata, Mahekiya Anubhuti, June, 2013
  • Article on Yohan Boyer’s novel, The Great Hunger, Mahekiya Anubhuti, September, 2013
  • Article on John Steinbeck’s novel, The Grapes of Wrath, Mahekiya Anubhuti, May, 2014
  • Article on Marcel Proust’s novel, Remembrances of Things Past, Mahekiya Anubhuti, July, 2014
  • Article on Graham Greene’s novel, The Heart of the Matter, Mahekiya Anubhuti, January, 2014
  • Article on Carlos Fuentes’s novel, Aura, Mahekiya Anubhuti, February, 2014
  • Article on Italo Calvino’s  novel, If on a Winter’s Night a Traveller, Mahekiya Anubhuti, July, 2013
  • Article on Emile Zola’s novel, Germinal, Mahekiya Anubhuti, February, 2014
  • Article on Best-seller Da Vinci Code (Page No. 89-90), Gariyoshi, June, 2010, ISSN: 2349-5324
  • Article on The Road: Ekhan Swas-ruddhakari Sarthak Adhunik Upanyas (Page No. 46-47), Gariyoshi, September, 2010, ISSN: 2349-5324
  • “Pachayatya Sahitya”- Text Material for MA Course (Assamese), IDOL, Gauhati University, Guwahati. [Contains essays on William Wordsworth, P B Shelley, Robert Browning and T S Eliot]
  • Published a few entries in the Asamiya Bishwakosh, Vol.5 (World-Literature and Folk-Literature), Asom Sahitya Sabha, Chief Editor- Dr. Birendra Nath Dutta, Editor- Dr. Madan Sarma)
  • Bezbaroa’s Poetic Voice (page No.-88-90), The Sahityarathi, A Trilingual Souvenir, Publication Division, Dibrugarh University, October, 2014

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