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Name Mr. Gautam Chando Roy
Designation Associate Professor
Department Name HISTORY
Office Phone No 03222-276554 Extn. 421
Email ID gautamchroy@mail.vidyasagar.ac.in
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Mobile No 9433146429
Personal Website
Address 3/2 Manjulika A, ECTP Phase IV, Calcutta 700107
Educational Qualification
Degree NameInstituteYear of passing/awarded
MACalcutta University1987


Career Profile / Teaching Experience
Lecturer & Senior Lecturer, History Department, Vidyasagar University, 1995-2008. Associate Professor, History Department, Vidyasagar University since 2008
Lecturer, History Department, Acharya B. N. Seal College, Coochbehar, West Bengal, India, 1993-1995

Specialization/Research Area
Field of SpecializationResearch Area/ Areas of Interest
Childhood and Children's Literature Colonial Bengal
Science Writings in Bengali Children Magazines, c.1880-c.1920

Course/ Subject Taught
State and Economy in Colonial India
Industrial Revolution II
Social History of Colonial India I & II

Conference/ Symposium /Journal Paper / Books Published
International Publication


National Publication
TitlePublished inYearPublished by
The Pathshala and the School: Experiences of Growing Up in 19th and 20th Century BengalRajat Kanta Ray (ed.): Mind, Body and Society1995Oxford University Press


Other Publication
TitlePublished inYearPublished by
Upendrakishore Raychaudhuri, Sandesh Patrika, Upanibesik Bangali SamajAmitava Chatterjee (ed.): Itihase Janasangskrti2017Gaangchil, Kolkata
Discipline at Shantiniketan Brahmacharyashram: Rabindranath Tagore, Education, and Colonial Bengali SocietySebak Jana (ed).: Rabindranath Tagore on Economy, Politics and Society -- Contemporary Discourses2017Dey Book Concern, Kolkata


Books Published

Invited Lectures 
TitleOrganized byVenueYear
Bengali Childrens Literature and Science Education, 1880-1920Pushpalata Endowment Lecture, 2013-2014, Corpus Research Society, CalcuttaJadavpur University2014

Conference /Seminar/Workshop Attended/Organised

Conference /Seminar/Workshop Attended

Title of the Seminar/Conference/WorkshopYearRoleHeld at and Organiser
Literary Cultures and History in South Asia2015Paper PresenterHistory Department, Jamia Milia Islamia, New Delhi
Contested Sites: the Construction of Childhood2015Paper PresenterIndian Institute of Advanced study, Shimla
Communicating Science, Technology and Medicine2014Paper PresenterSixth International Conference of the European Society for the History of Science, Lisbon, Portugal
Third International Conference of Bengal Studies2013Paper PresenterInternational Society of Bengal Studies, Calcutta
Annual Conference of the Indian History Congress2012Paper PresenterIndian History Congress, Mumbai
Children and Youth at Risk and Taking Risks2009Paper PresenterSociety for the History of Childhood and Youth, University of California at Berkeley, USA
Life and Culture in Bengal in the Nineteenth and the Twentieth Centuries2008Paper PresenterHistory Department, University of Burdwan
Childhoods and Childrens Rights in India2008Paper PresenterCentre for the Study of Developing Societies, New Delhi


Conference /Seminar/Workshop Organised

Title of the Conference/Seminar/WorkshopYearRole in the EventFunding Agency
Issues in Environmental History of India: Pre-colonial and Colonial Times.2014Co-ordinatorIndian Council of Historical Research, New Delhi

Awards
Award NameAwarded ByYear
Chandranarayan MedalPresidency College, Calcutta1987

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