Faculty Member


Eleonora Caturegli Biswas
Lecturer in Italian Language

English & OMEL

Areas of Specialisation
Italian literature,

European theatre


Date of Birth

25th March 1956

Year Degree College/University
"Laurea" (Doctorate degree)

University of Rome, "La Sapienza"
Research Projects, Papers and Books

Translation of Tagore's works into Italian
Preparing an "Italian Reader", a textbook for students
Teaching Experience
9 years in Visva Bharati
4 years in University of Calcutta
3 years in Ramkrishna Mission Institute of Languages, Calcutta.

Other Co-curricular Interests
Collaboration in theatre project "Source's Research - Indian Performative Arts"
Founder member of a theatre group "Milon Mela", a trans-cultural team of Indian traditional artists and European      contemporary theatre groups
Any Other Information
Translations into Italian of Baul songs, patua scroll paintings, ancient texts.
Writing about the South Indian martial art Kalaripayattu and the tribal 'chau' dance.