Dr. Pradip Ranjan Sengupta
Present Position: Honorary Professor
Department of Language and Literature, School of Liberal Arts and Culture Studies
- Ph.D. ( Jadavpur University ) ,1981
- M.Phil. ( Jadavpur University ) , 1985.
- M.A. in English Literature ( University of Calcutta ) ,1975.
- B.A. Honours in English (Scottish Church College , under Calcutta University ), 1973.
Research Key Areas:
- English & Irish Drama , Indian Literature in English , English & Bengali Poetry .
- Comparative Literature , Translation Studies
- Behala College ( Calcutta University ) , From 1977 – 2014 . Retired as Associate Professor & Head , Department of English .
- Rabindra Bharati University From 1993 — 2002 , 2006—2019 .
- Guest Faculty , Department of English .
- Aliah University From 2015—2017 , 2018—2019 , 2020 ( January — March ) Guest Faculty , Department of English .
- Sarojini Naidu College , POST GRADUATE DEPARTMENT ( Under State University of West Bengal ). Visiting Faculty , From 2015 till date.
Research Publication (s):
- Satyajiter choto golpo ( Satyajit’s Short Stories )—- Silver Jubilee Souvenir of Behala College , 1988.
- Synge the much misunderstood playwright — Rabindra Bharati Journal (1995 ).
- Two poets and two poems — Journal of the English Department , Rabindra Bharati University , 1997-98.
- ’Love’ in the poetry of Beharilal —- Journal of the English Department , Rabindra Bharati University , 2008.
- Black Skin and White Masks —-Journal of the Department Of English , Rabindra Bharati University , 2009—10.
- Look Back in Anger , Journal of the Department of English , Vivekananda College for Women , 2009
- Rosie in R.K.Narayan’s Guide , Journal of the Department of English , V.C.W ,2009
- The Calcutta Chromosome , In Pursuit of Amitav Ghosh ( Orient Black Swan ), 2013.
- Word ,Language and the Indian Idiom Indian Fiction in English ( Creative Books ) , 1914.
- Thomas Mann and Indology , Ebong Mushyera , 2017 .
- Chander Pahar , TRAVEL WRITING ( Aliah University ), 2017.
- Dostoevsky , Cime and Punishment , Ebong Mushyera , 2022.
- The Plays of J.M. Synge , UTHATAK PUBLICATION ,Kolkata , 1995.
- Wordsworth o Tar Kabita ( Wordsworth and his poetry ) , Sahityolok, 1999.
- Coleridge oTar Kabita ( Coleridge and his poetry ) , Sahityolok , 2001
- Bengali Poetry today , Aboyoya Literary Society , Kolkata, 2005
- Indo-Anglian Poetry , Review Publication ,Kolkata , 2008
- Bravely Fought the Queen , a critical study , Review Publication , 2011.
- Riders to the Sea , a study , Review Publication , 2010.
- Macbeth , Re-explored ,AVENEL PRESS , Burdwan ,2011,
- Summer ,Night or Dream ? AVENEL PRESS,Burwan , 2014
- Romanticism and Romantic Poetry , AVENEL PRESS, 2016.
- Translation of Abol Tabol , AVENEL PRESS , 2020.
- Reassessing Bankimchandra , the Novelist , AVENEL PRESS ,2021 ,
- UGC Minor Research Project , 2006 The project was on a comparative study of Wordsworth and Tagore.
Research Advisor / Supervisor:
- Acted as a supervisor of a candidate who successfully completed her thesis and was awarded the Degree of Doctor of Philosophy from , by Netaji Open university , kolkata in 2008 .
Award/ Academic Recognition/ Major Professional Activity:
- Film making , Creative Writing .