Ms. Swagata Basu

Ms. Swagata Basu, Assistant Professor

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  • Education: M. A. (JNU, New Delhi), M. Phil. (JNU, New Delhi), Ph.D. (pursuing from JNU)
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  • Phone: +91 8057794025
  • Area of Specialization/Interest: Migration, Identity and Nationalism in Literature and Culture of Spain and Latin America, Contemporary Spain and Latin America (Society and Politics), Spanish literature of 19th and 20th century
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Best Five publications in last five years:
  1. Basu, Swagata (2012) “‘I’ am made by my ‘Other’: Migration, ‘Others’ and Identity in contemporary Spanish novels”. Problematics on Ethnicity, Identity & Literature (ISEIL-2012). Ed. Anooradha Chakrabarty Barua & Hemanta Kr. Nath. The Sibsagar College, Joysagar, Assam 2012. Pg.20-25. ISBN: 978-81-924140-5-8
  2. Basu, Swagata (2013) “Mahi’s overweight body and her desire for a prince charming: An assessment of the de-stereotyping efforts in and the reception of the TV show ‘Mahi Way’” in De-stereotyping Indian Body and Desire Ed. Kaustav Chakraborty. Camdridge Scholars Publishing, Newcastle upon Tyne. 2013. Pg. 135-148. ISBN: 978-1-4438-5253-1
  3. Basu, Swagata (2016) “Should those graves be dug up? Debates over historical Memory in Contemporary Spain”. Hispanic Horizon (Journal of CSPILAS, JNU). No. 33. 2016. Pg. 33-41. ISSN: 0970-7522
  4. Basu, Swagata Kumar (2017) “Ideas on Nationalism in Tagore and Unamuno: A comparative Study” in Tagore and Nationalism Ed. K. L. Tuteja and Kaustav Chakraborty. Springer Nature. Pg. 285-297. ISBN. 978-81-322-3695-5
  5. Basu, Swagata (2017) “Quijotismo en Santa Teresa and Mysticism from Modern Perspective” in Lo divino y lo humano: poetas místicos de India y de España en la modernidad temprana Eds. Meenakshi Sundrial and Juan Manuel Escudero Baztán. Pgs.147-157. (Conference Proceedings) ISBN. 181-901849-9-7