Department of English Publications

Digvijay Singh


Conference Presentations, International/National:

D.Singh, Cross Cultural Nuances in T.S. Eliot’s The Wasteland. International Conference on Cross Cultural Nuances.ICCN-14(A Multi-Disciplinary Conference) held at Kanya Mahavidyalaya, Jalandhar on October 30-31, 2015.


Kapil Chaudaha

Publication in Journals:

  1. Chaudaha, Was Gandhi a True Mahatma?, October, 2010.
  2. Chaudaha,The Conflict between Local and Global in JhumpaLahiri’s Interpreter of Maladies. Cyber Literature, 26(2), 20-28, 2010.
  3. Chaudaha. Art of Narration: An Analysis of Psychonarrative Technique in Girmitiya Saga, Dialog, 20(2), 75-85, 2011.
  4. Chaudaha, Historical Drama: Are History and Literature in Conflict?IUP Journal of English Studies, 6(2), 68-74, 2011.
  5. Chaudaha, Faiz Ahmed Faiz: A Lyrical Rebel, South Asian Ensemble, A Canadian Quarterly of Art, Literature and Culture, 3(3), 112-116, 2011.
  6. Chaudaha, The Story of a Widow: A Book Review,South Asian Ensemble, A Canadian Quarterly of Art, Literature and Culture, 3(4), 228-230, 2012.
  7. Chaudaha, Killing the Water: A Book Review, South Asian Ensemble, A Canadian Quarterly of Art, Literature and Culture, 5(4), 168-174, 2013.


Conference Presentations, International/National

  1. Chaudaha, Slavery in 19th Century America: A Colonial Perspective, Colonial and Post Colonial Literature, Jabalpur (M.P.) 13-14February 2004.
  2. Chaudaha, Historical Drama: Are History and Literature in Conflict?Reassessing World Drama : Visions, Experiments, Traditions, Punjabi University, Patiala, 17-18 February 2011.
  3. Chaudaha, Is Marriage Destiny? International Conference on Mainstreaming Gender Punjabi University, Patiala (November, 2011) by Publication Bureau, Punjabi University, Patiala, 612-616.
  4. Chaudaha, Acted as the convener in a national seminar on “Revising the Normative: Using Postcolonialism to Readdress Culture, Literature and Performance” Held at Lovely Professional University, November 30, 2012.
  5. Chaudaha, “ĀwāzJā-bajāThiMeri” (My Voice Was Everywhere) Ahmad Faraz’s Poetry: A Priceless Legacy, South and West Asian Literature and Film: Narratives of Modernity, Punjabi University, Patiala, 6-7 November 2014.
  6. Chaudaha, Technological Narrative as Metanarrative: Reading Arthur Conan Doyle’s The Hound of the Baskervilles.Literature in the Emerging Contexts of Technology and Culture,Punjabi University, Patiala, 25-26 February 2015.


Dr. NakulKundra

Assistant Professor (English)

DAV University, Jalandhar


Publication in a journal:


  1. Kundra. AravindAdiga’sThe White Tiger as a Book of Darkness: A Critical Study. Literary Endeavour, 1 (4), 31-42, Jan 2011.


  1. Kundra. Cacophony of India: A Comparative Study of The White Tiger and Slumdog Millionaire (Movie and Novel). Asian Journal of Literature, Culture and Society, 5 (2), 84-96, Oct 2011.


  1. Kundra.Walking Down the Lane of History: A Study of Nationalism in Bankim Chandra Chatterjee’sAnandmath and Tagore’s Gora. Pragati’sEnglish Journal, 12 (2), 77-84, Dec. 2012.


  1. Kundra, N. Kaur. Multifaceted ‘Truth’: Representation of India.MZU Journal of Literature and Cultural Studies, 2 (2), 168-190, March 2015.


Conference Presentations, International/National:


  1. Kundra. Why do Women Need to go against the Grain? : A Literary Study. Post Colonialism and Indian Literatures: Experience, Texts, Theories held at A.S. College, Khanna during 18-19 Nov. 2010.


  1. Kundra. The Issue of Morality in Vijay Tendulkar’s Silence! The Court is in Session. Social Realism and Moral Concerns in Modern Drama held at G.H.G. Khalsa College, GurusarSadhar during 28-29 Jan. 2011.


  1. Kundra. An Overview of Modernism and Postmodernism. Art, Culture and Theory- Mapping the Transition from Modernism to Postmodernismheld at Govt. Brijindra College, Faridkot during 3-4 Feb. 2011.


  1. Kundra. A Social View of Pre-Marital Conception: A Comparative Study of Juno & the Paycock and Silence! The Court is in Session.Reassessing World Drama: Visions, Experiments, Traditions held at English Dept., Punjabi University, Patiala during 17-18 Feb. 2011.


  1. Kundra.Major Issues in Tagore’s Gora: A Study. Rabindranath Tagore Todayheld at the English Department of ChaudharyCharan Singh University, Meerut during 7-8 April, 2011.


  1. Kundra. Portrayal of Womenin Tagore’s Short Stories: A Selected Study. Seminar-cum-Workshop in Commemoration of 150th Birth Anniversary of Rabindranath Tagoreheld at CRRID, Chandigarh during 23-24 April 2012.


  1. Kundra. Understanding Cross Cultural Interactions. Cross Cultural Nuances (ICCN-14) held at KMV College, Jalandhar during 30-31st Oct. 2015.


  1. Kundra. Subalterns in Nationalist Discourse: A Study of Raja Rao’sKanthapura. The Paradigm of Inequality in India held at B.N.G.N.D.U. College Mithra, Kapurthala during 15-16 January 2016.


  1. Kundra. English in the Changing World. Lexico-Grammatical Aspects of English Language and Their Implications on Language Learning and Teaching held at B.N.G.N.D.U. College Mithra, Kapurthala during 22-23 January 2016.


Guest Lectures


  1. Invited to deliver guest lectures on “Communication Skills and Personality Development” and “Interview Skills” at Rayat-Bahra Institute of Management on 6th October 2015.


Nivedita Gupta


Publication in Journal:

Gupta, Nivedita,  Prison as Cultural Hammam: Women’s Marginalization and Resistance in Nawal-el-Saadawi’s Memoirs from the Women’s Prison. Dialog Bi-Annual Inter-Disciplinary 25, 87-103, Spring2014.

Conference Presentation:

Gupta, Nivedita. Feminine Voices of Resistance from Refugee Camps: Exile and Displacement in Liana Badr’s The Eye of the Mirror. International Conference on Cross-Cultural Nuances, 30th-31st Oct.2014.


Vidula Sahajpal


Publications in Journals:

V.Sahajpal,Reinventing the English Idiom: Raja Rao’s Kanthapura. New Horizons,IV,105-110,2006.

 V.Sahajpal,Style in Narrative Structures: ShashiTharoor’sThe Great Indian Novel.Diviner, 7(1), 34-48, 2010.

Conference Presentation, National:

  1. Sahajpal,Grammar as Literacy Skill:The Art of Report Writing,National Seminar on The Art and Science of Scholarly Communication: Writing Better Research Papersat DAV University, Jalandhar, on March 14, 2015.




Publication (Book)


Yashveer, Orhan Pamuk: Novelist of Civilizational Encounters, Arun Publishing House, Chandigarh. ISBN:  978-81-8048-271-7.


Conference Presentations, International/National:


Yashveer, "Red Corridor: Official Constructions versus Literary Fictions", in 15th International Conference of MELUS- MELOW on Towards Praxis: Literature, Society and Politics, 19-21 February 2016, Guru Gobind Singh University, New Delhi.


Yashveer, “Identity Crisis in Contemporary Poetry”, in National Seminar on Samkaleen Hindi Kavita, 12 Ferbruary 2016, Chandigarh Sahitya Akademi & Deapartment of Hindi, PU, Chandigarh.


Yashveer, “Red Corridor: A Site of Cosmic Laughter”, in Three –Day National Seminar on Progressive Works in Indian English Literature: Diaspora and Beyond, 3-5 December 2015 Central University of Haryana, Mahendergarh.


Yashveer, “Spatial Politics of Body: A Critical Analysis of the Speech “Unsex me here…on nature’s mischief”, Act -I, Scene –V Macbeth, in the 7th International Conference on Language in Shakespeare: Communicative, Rhetorical and Aesthetic, 8 - 10 October 2015, Maharshi Dayanand University, Rohtak.


Yashveer, “Bollywoodization of Space: A Study of ‘Red Corridor’”, at the IACLALS International Annual conference on Space, Place, Travel, Displacement, Exile, 12-14 February 2015,  BITS PILLANI, KK BIRLA GOA CAMPUS.


Yashveer, “Cultural Memory as the Site of Resistance: A Study of Orhan Pamuk’s Museum of Innocence”, in International Conference on Cross-Cultural Nuances, 30-31 October 2014, KMV, Jalandhar.



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