Online Teaching Bangladesh, position paper presented at the South Asia Higher Education Webinar, Hollings Center, USA, Zoom Event, June 17, 2020.
Conference Proceedings [More Info, If Any]:
“Tagore’s Java Diaries” keynote paper presented at Rabindranath Tagore and Travel Conference, Visva Bharati, March 29-30, 2019.
"Re-reading British Poetry across Time and Space: Themes, Issues and Perspectives." Kenore address at Gourbanga University, March 12-13, 2019.
“An ecocritical Reading of the Quran,” Islam, Youth and Utopia in Bangladesh. International Conference 2019. November 11-12, 2019. University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh, Fulda University of Applied Sciences, Gerda Henkel Foundation.
“From Modernism to Late Modernism: A Shamanic Journey.” Keynote paper. “Rereadiong British Poetry across Time and Space Conference.” March 12-13, 2019, University of Gour Banga, Malda, West Bengal, India.
”Tagore’s Orientalism: A Reflection”. Keynote paper presented at the BUP annual seminar. Bangladesh University of professionals, Dhaka, March 28, 2019.
“Shamanic Poetry in Contemporary Britain.” Faculty Seminar. East West University, March 20, 2019.
Meghnadhbadh Rohoshya Revealed. Plenary paper. Marx Bicentenary Conference, University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh, October 2018.
“Thingifying Shakespeare after Shakespeare” plenary talk given at the international conference titled, “401 years after Shakespeare: Shifting Paradigms from the Shakespearean Human to the Post-human,” organized by The Heritage College and the Shakespeare Society of Eastern India. Nov24-25, 2017, Heritage College, Kolkata. [abstract published]
Enhancing Mobility in Higher Education in the BIMSTEC Region, BIMSTEC conference, Chulalongkorn University, May 2017. [abstract published]
Beyond Kalapani: A Reading of Tagore’s Letters from Java. Intersection of Culture in the Indian Ocean Region, IORA Academic Council Conference, Jakarta, Indonesia. October 10-11, 2016. [abstract published]
"Translation Studies: Theory and Praxis/ Comparative Literature & Shakespeare" Conference Keynote paper. Shakespeare Society of Eastern India, Kolkata November 29- December 1, 2015.
Greening the War: Reading Rebecca West's The Return of the Soldier. Paper presented at The Great War and English Studies International conference organized by the University of Dhaka, December 18-19, 2015.
From The American Dream to A Dream: A Pilgrimage. Paper presented at the 50th Anniversary of Martin Luther King’s “I have a Dream” Speech. BAAS, August 29, 2013
Oolter Palter Narrative in Amitav Ghosh’s Sea of Poppies, BRAC international Conference, 2011
Iain Sinclair’s Lud Heat and Psychogeography. Thinking Otherwise. May13-14. Jahangirnagar University
En Route to Springfield in A Streetcar Named Desire. “Tennessee Williams in his Centenary”. University of Dhaka, September 25, 2011.
From Sweden with Love: The Wonderful World of Astrid Lindgren. Conference on the Children’s Literature. February, 2010.
Tradition, Transition and Transformation in Don DeLillo’s White Noise. Fulbright Alumni Association of Bangladesh, Lakeshore Hotel, Banani, Dhaka, November 21, 2009.
Benjamin Zephaniah’s Dub Poetry. Colonial and Postcolonial Context and Caribbean Literature. BRAC University, August 2009.
English Studies: A Master-Slave Discourse, Conference on Pedagogy, East West University, December 2009.
Revisiting the Silk Route. Theme Paper presented at the 8thBangladesh China India Myanmar-BCIM Forum Conference, Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, July 23 -24, 2009
The Curriculum Ghost and English Studies in Bangladesh, Paper presented at the Eighth International Language and Development Conference, organized by British Council, Hotel Sonargaon, Dhaka, June 23 -25, 2009.
A Tale of Two Storytellers. Locating Latin American Literature: An International Conference, Jahangirnagar University, Dhaka, May 21 -22, Dhaka.
“Apocalypse in Brian Catling’s Cyclops Cycle.” Paper presented at the Religion and Religiosity Conference 2005, University of Leicester, UK. [abstract published]
“Allen Ginsberg and Blake’s Songs: Mutation of Romanticism.” Paper presented at the Mutation and Mutability Conference, 2004 at the Institute of Advanced Studies, University of London, UK. [abstract published]
“Land in Momaday’s House Made in Dawn.” Paper presented at the American Studies Conference, organized by the Association of American Studies, Nagorkote, Nepal 2002. [abstract published]
“Time in Navajo Trickster Stories.” Paper presented at the Applied Anthropology Conference 1999, Tucson, Arizona [abstract published]
“The Raw: The Cooked:: Tragedy : Comedy” Paper presented at the Western Social Science (WSSA) Conference 1999, Fortworth, Dallas, Texas., April 24-26, 1999.
“Slouching into the Bethlehem: Off-centering Devices in Salman Rushdie.” Paper presented at the Reading English Conference 1997, British Council, Dhaka. [published by UPL as conference proceedings].