Faculty Member


Assistant Professor
in English


Date of Birth 18.09.1976

Contact Address
Department of English and Other Modern European Languages ,
Santiniketan 731235
West Bengal

KOLKATA – 700065.

E. Mail Address: tapu_biswas@yahoo.com
Mobile: 0983040562409830405624

Educational qualifications
Year Degree College/University
1998 B.A (Hons) in English Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata
2000 M.A. in English Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata
2002 M.Phil Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata
2008 Ph.D Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata

Research Areas:
1. Modern Theatre,
2. Indian Writing in English,
3. American Literature

Representative publication:

1. Samuel Beckett's 'Waiting for Godot': Indian Interpretations through Critical and Analytical Studies, Translations and Stage Productions. Avanatgarade Press: Kolkata, 2006
2. Indian Response to Western Theatre of the Absurd Vol I . : Avanatgarade Press : Kolkata, 2010.
3 . Indian Response to Western Theatre of the Absurd Vol II : Avanatgarade Press  : Kolkata, 2011.
4. Bratya Basu Hemlat, The Prince of Garanhata co-editor  and translator  into English: Avanatgarade Press:  Kolkata,  2013

1. Tagore, Gandhi, Ambedkar and the Dalits in Rather Rasi : A Study. Journal of the Department of English, University of Calcutta. Vol XXXVII No I : 2012-2013
2. Literature in Translation: Reading Tagore’s The Post Office in English and  Bengali The Visva – Bharati Quarterly Founded by Rabindranath Tagore New Series Volume 14 Numbers 1 & 2 October 2005- 2006
3.  Shakespeare’s Birth Anniversary Celebrations Cynical British Attitudes and Positive Indian Attitudes: The Two Crucial Years  1864 and 1964.  Theatre International  East West Perspective, Avatgrade Press : Kolkata , Volume:  V, 2012
4. Indian Responses to Samuel Beckett’s Endgame. Theatre International East West Perspective  Avantgarde Press, 2010
5. Small Latine and Less Greeke: Shakespeare’s enrichment of classical sources in Comedy of Errors. Theatre International East West Perspective Volume: IVPp (22- 31) Avantgarde Press 2013
6. ‘The Duchess of Malfi as a Critique of Patriachy’ The Atlantic Review of Feminist Studies, Atlantic Press,   2013

Other information:
I have attended and presented research papers at various national and international level seminars and conferences; I have also coordinated World Shakespeare Conferences in 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, 2008 I am honorary Jt. Secretary of Shakespeare Society of Eastern India & Secretary of Tagore Gandhi Institute for Culture Studies (both are Govt. Registered Academic Society), Life Member of Asiatic Society & Australian Study Centre in India