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DEPARTMENT OF ENGLISH

The English Department is one of the oldest and most reputed Departments in Hindu College. Its reputation has been steadily enhanced over the years through the hard work of its faculty, which has traditionally combined excellence in research with a dedication to pedagogy. The faculty includes specialists in several areas of literary studies; for instance, European Renaissance Literature, Literature of the English Romantics, the Victorian Literature, Classic and Modern American Literature, Modern European Literature, Theatre and Film Studies, Popular Culture and Postcolonial Studies, Twentieth Century Indian Writing, Classical European and Indian Literature, African and Canadian Studies and Literary and Cultural Theory.

Students admitted to the First Year Undergraduate Programme are given a week-long series of orientation lectures initiating them to the various approaches and methodologies of literary studies. The overall performance of students of this Department has been consistently of a high standard.

The Department runs the English Literary Society which organizes various events including lectures and conferences through the academic year and places an emphasis on written work and discussion as crucial components of the learning process. The Seminar Library of the Department provides useful additional study material for its students.

Faculty

1. Dr. SUROOPA MUKHERJEE

M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Associate Professor

2. Dr. P. K. VIJAYAN

M.A., M.Phil., Ph.D., Assistant Professor

3. Mr. SUNIL DUA

M.A., M. Phil., Assistant Professor (Teacher-in-Charge)

4 .Mr. SIDDHARTH N KANOUJIA

M.A., M. Phil., Assistant Professor

5. Ms. ASHMA SHARMA

M.A., M. Phil., Assistant Professor (On Leave)

6. Ms. RICHA BAJAJ

M.A., M. Phil., Assistant Professor (On Leave)

 

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