Teaching & Research Interest
Political Theory and Thought
South Asian Politics
Politics in South East Asia
‘Identity of Single Woman in India: A Narrative of Exclusion and Striving for Empowerment’, in International Research Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 5(10), 1-5, October (2016), E-ISSN 2319–3565
Article ‘India’s Water Sharing Disputes with its Neighbours: A Challenge to its Regional Ascendency’, in the book ‘India Becoming a Global Power in the Twenty-first Century’, Edited by Rajkumar Kothari and Eyasin Khan, New Delh: Atlantic, 2016, pp 192-202. ISBN 978-81-269-2190
‘Terrorism, State Response and the Human Security Conundrum in India’, in Socialist Perspective, vol 42, No 3-4, December 2014-March 2015, pp 125- 133, ISSN 0970-8863.
‘Violent Rhetoric Purveyed by Indian Political Parties: An Anathema for Democracy’ in peer reviewed journal, Inquest: A Journal of Social Science and Humanities, vol 1, Issue 2, December 2015, pp 210-222. ISSN 2349-5472
‘India’s Water Sharing Disputes with her South Asian Neighbours: A Challenge to Regional Peace and Development’ in The Indian Journal of Political Science, Volume LXXVI, No. 3, July- September, 2015, pp 661-664. ISSN 0019-5510
Bidesniti Samparkita Kaekti Dharana’ in the book ‘Antarjatik Samparka: Tatwa O Bishay’, Edited by Parthapratim Sen and Arunima Ray(Chowdhury). Kolkata: Levant Books, 2015, pp.56-66. ISBN 978-93-84106-35-5
‘South East Asia as the Second Front of Terrorism : Predicaments and Prospects’ in the book ‘The Terrorists’ World: Ideas and Interpretations’ Edited by Parthapratim Sen and Arunima Ray(Chowdhury). Kolkata: Levant Books, 2014. PP 82-99. ISBN 978-93-80663-92-0.
‘China-ASEAN Relations: A Journey From Animosity to Amity in the book ‘China and the Contemporary World’ edited by Tridib Chakrabarty, Sumita Sen, Herkan Neadan Toppo and Bijay Kumar Das, Kolkata: Readers Service, 2014. PP.211-224. ISBN 978-93-82623-13-7
‘Paramanabik astra pratijogita o nirastrikaran’ and’ ‘manabik hastakhep’ (A book in Bengali) in the book ‘Samasamayik Antarjatik Samparka’ edited by Gautam Kumau Basu , Kolkata: Paschimbanga Rajya Pustak Parisad, 2013. PP 50-85. ISBN 978-81-247-0706-7.
ASEAN’s Role in Conflict Management: Potentialities and Pitfalls, Kolkata: Levant Books, 2010. Distributed by Sarat Book Distributors, Kolkata. ISBN 978-93-80663-05-0
‘The Man and His Mission: Dr BR Ambedkar’, Special article in the editorial page of The Statesman, Kolkata, April 14, 2017.
‘Death of a Dream’. Special article in the editorial page of The Statesman, Kolkata, July 17, 2016.
Interrogating the Free Speech Debate in India’, Mulyayan, Bilingual journal, Vol 4, Issue 3, 15 May, 2016, ISSN 2347-6168
Presented an Invited lecture on ‘Early Nationalist Phase of M.N. Roy: Birth of a Maverick’ in a UGC Sponsored National Level Seminar on M.N. Roy: Ideas, Practices and Possibilities organized by Vidyanagar College, South 24 Parganas, West Bengal on 24th and 25th September, 2016.
Presented paper on ‘Women vis-à-vis Maoist Insurgency: A Complex Narrative’ in a UGC sponsored National Seminar on Women Empowerment: A Third World Perspective organized by Department of Geography, Sivnath Sastri College, Kolkata in collaboration with Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, Kolkata,
Participated and presented paper at the World Congress of Political Science 2016 organized by IPSA (International Political Science Association) held at Poznan, Poland between 23-28 July, 2016, and the title of the paper was Maoist Insurgency in India: An Offshoot of Skewed Development Process.
Presented an Invited Lecture on ‘Seminal Contribution of Bankim Chandra Chattopadhyay in our Nationalist Discourse’ in the National Seminar on Political Thinking in Indian Literature, organized jointly by Department of Political science, CCS University, Meerut, Indian Political Science Association and Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, on 13-14th February, 2016 at CCS University, Meerut
Presented paper in 17th Annual Conference of West Bengal Political Science Association held at Ananda Chandra College, Jalpaiguri, on 5th-6th March, 2016, and the title of the paper was, ‘Exploring the Ramifications of the Ideal of Fraternity in the Indian Context’.
Presented paper on ‘Hate Speech and Denigration of Political Culture: A nemesis for Indian Democracy’ in the National Seminar on ‘Recent Trends in Indian Politics’ organized by Department of Political Science, University of Gaur Banga at Malda, West Bengal on 22nd January, 2016.
Presented paper on ‘Violent Rhetoric and Indian Political Parties in 21st Century: An Anathema for Democracy’ in the International Conference on ‘Elections and political Parties in South Asia : A 21st Century Perspective’, organized jointly by Department of Political Science, University of Kalyani, West Bengal, India and Research Committee 23, International Political Science Association during 7-9 December, 2015, at University of Kalyani, West Bengal, India.
Presented paper on ‘Water Scarcity, Political Belligerence and Resultant Instability in South Asia’ at UGC Sponsored National Level Seminar on ‘Water: A Threatened Social Resource of the Century’ organized by Department of Geography, Women’s Christian College, Kolkata, In Collaboration with Institute of Environmental Studies and Wetland Management, Department of Environment, Government of West Bengal, on 9th October, 2015, held at the premises of Women’s Christian College
Presented paper on ‘India’s Water Sharing Disputes with her South Asian Neighbours: A Challenge to Regional Peace and Development’ at 56th All India Political Science Conference of the Indian Political Science Association organized by the Department of Political Science, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi on 25-28th October, 2015
Presented paper on ‘Terrorism, State Response and Human Security Conundrum in India’ at College Teachers’ Seminar at University of Calcutta, on 4 March, 2015.