Faculty Profile

Dr. Ajay K Chaubey 

Designation :Assistant Professor
Qualifications :PhD, M.A.(English)
Contact Detail :Dept. of , NIT, Uttarakhand-246174
Email :kcajay79@nituk.ac.in
Phone No.:8057961930
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Research Interests

Postcolonialism, ELT & Communication studies, Bhojpuri Cinema and Diaspora, etc.

Brief Research Profile

Literature of Indian Diaspora, Commonwealth Literature, Caribbean Literature, ELT and Communication and Cinema Studies

Journal Publication Details Journal (Guest-Edited): • LITERARIA: An International Journal of New Literatures Across the World (ISSN: 2229-4600) Special Issue: Literature of the India Diaspora, Vol. 3, No. 1, (Jan-Jun 2013), Guest-Edited by me and published by Dipinder Bahri for Bahri Publications, New Delhi, India. Papers: International: In 2015 • “Overtures of Friendships and Familial Bonding in "No Man is an Island" of Ruskin Bond,” a critical essay published by Grin Publishing, Munich, Germany. In 2013 • “V S Naipaul: An Author with a Contentious Intellect” appeared in Asian Journal of Literature, Culture and Society (ISSN: 1905-7725) Vol. 7, No. 2 (2013) Published by the Assumption University of Thailand. • “V S Naipaul’s Post-colonial Perspectives on Muslim Imperialism in India” published in LITERARIA: An International Journal of New Literatures Across the World (ISSN: 2229-4600) Special Issue: Literature of the India Diaspora, V

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Seminar/ Workshop/ Conference/ STC Organized
Professional Affiliation 1. IACLALS 2. Association for English Studies in India (AESI) 3. Sahitya Academy 4. Muse India
Research Supervised
Book/Chapter Publications Chapters: • “V S Naipaul’s Ambivalent India: A Post-colonial Study of His Indian Trilogy” (a chapter) published in a book titled Colonial, Neo-colonial and Post-colonial Literature in English (ISBN No. 978-93-80417-68-4) edited by Balkrishna Waghmare published by Aman Prakashan, Kanpur (UP), India in 2012. pp 72-83. • “Longing for Belonging: The Diasporic Sensibility in V S Naipaul’s Half a Life” (a chapter) published in a book titled New Researches in English Literature by Indian Scholars: A Book of Critical Study (ISBN No. 978-3-659-26739-0) edited by Aqueel Akhtar published by Lambert Academic Publishing, Germany in 2012. (33-40).
Book/s: • Salman Rushdie: An Anthology of 21st Century Criticism by the Atlantic itself co-edited with Dr. J K Tiwari and Dr. Bishun Kumar. (in press) • Mapping South Asian Diaspora: An Anthology of 21st Century Criticism (in III Vols.) to be published by Rawat Publications, Jaipur. (in press) • V S Naipaul: An Anthology of 21st Century Criticism (ISBN 978-81-269-1904-8) published in 2015 by the Atlantic Publishers & Distributors, New Delhi. • Transnational Passages: An Anthology of Diaspora Criticism (Vol. I) from Yking Books, Jaipur, co-edited with Dr. Bishun Kumar. Released in 2015. • Discursive Passages: An Anthology of Diaspora Criticism (Vol. II) from Yking Books, Jaipur, co-edited with Dr. Bishun Kumar. Released in 2015.
Administrative Responsiblities 1. Associate Dean (Student Welfare)-From June 2013 to June 2015. 2. Faculty-in-charge (Hindi Cell)-From August 2013 to January 2016.
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