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Name Prof. Sibaji Pratim Basu
Designation Professor , Head
Department Name POLITICAL SCIENCE WITH RURAL ADMINISTRATION
Office Phone No 03222-276554 Extn. 441
Email ID sibajipratim@gmail.com
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Mobile No 9830018285
Personal Website
Address Department of Political Science with Rural Administration, Vidyasagar University, Midnapore 721102
Educational Qualification
Degree NameInstituteYear of passing/awarded
PhDUniversity of Calcutta2005
M.A.University of Calcutta1983
B.A.Presidency College, University of Calcutta1981


Career Profile / Teaching Experience
Professor, Department of Political Science with Rural Administration, Vidyasagar University since 27 November 2015
Associate Professor of Political Science, Sree Chaitanya College, Habra 2nd December 1985-26 November 2o15
Part-Time Faculty, Department of Political Science, University of Kalyani 1987-2006

Specialization/Research Area
Field of SpecializationResearch Area/ Areas of Interest
History of Socialist Thought; Indian Political Thought
Popular Movements, Sustainable Rights, Forced Migration & Displacement, Media Studies & Cultural Politics

Course/ Subject Taught
Indian Political Thought & Movement
Socialist Thought
Sustainable Rights & Movements
Political Theory

Conference/ Symposium /Journal Paper / Books Published
International Publication
TitlePublished inYearPublished by
‘The Chronicle of a Forgotten Movement: West Bengal – 1959 Revisited’in Samir Kumar Das (ed) Understanding Democracy and Violence in India, OUP, New Delh (ISBN 978-0-19-945183-8)2015OUP, New Delhi
‘The Chronicle of a Forgotten Movement: West Bengal – 1959 Revisited’Policies and Practices, Kolkata, 2012, No 56 (ISSN 2348 0297)2012Calcutta Research Group
“The ‘Other’ in the ‘Self’: The IDPs in India"Reassessing Internal Displacement in South Asia (E-journal: http://www.southasianrights.org/wp-content/uploads/2012/03/IDP-Report-India.pdf2012South Asians for Human Rights, Colombo
‘Right to Information in a Hunger Regime’ in Sibaji Pratim Basu and Geetisha Dasgupta (ed), Politics in Hunger-Regime: Essays on the Right to Food in West Bengal, Frontpage, Kolkata & London, 2011. (ISBN 978-93-810430-1-1)Sibaji Pratim Basu and Geetisha Dasgupta (ed), Politics in Hunger-Regime: Essays on the Right to Food in West Bengal, Frontpage, Kolkata & London (ISBN 978-93-810430-1-1)2011Frontpage, Kolkata and London
‘Globalisation and Right to Information’Sabyasachi Basu Ray Chaudhury and Ishita Dey (ed.), Sustainability of Rights after Globalisation, Sage, New Delhi, (ISBN 978-81-321-0640-1) (HB)2011Sage, New Delhi
‘State: In Europe and In the Third World’Satyabrata Chakraborty (ed), Political Sociology, Macmillan, New Delhi, (ISBN 1403-92845-2)2005Macmillan, New Delhi
‘Jati, Jatiyata o Jatiyatabad’, (on Nationalism as a process of abstraction) Benoy Ghosh (ed), Yogosutra, Kolkata, July 1995.1995Yogasutra, Kolkata


National Publication
TitlePublished inYearPublished by
"Rabindranath Tagore: Axiology and Nationalism"Sebak Jana (ed), Tagore on Economy, Society and Politics2017Dey Book Concern, Kolkata
"Tagore’s Notion of the ‘Orient’: A Space Beyond Nationalism"Debnarayan Modak and Manan Kumar Mandal (ed), Parashmanir Pradip Tomar, Netaji Subhas Open University, Kolkata (ISBN 978-81-910832-3-1)2011Netaji Subhas Open University, Kolkata
‘Globalisation and Right to Information: The Indian Scenario’Policies and Practices, Kolkata, June 2010, No. 35 (ISSN 2348 0297)2010Calcutta Research Group
‘Experiencing Civil Society in West Bengal’ inAmartya Mukhopadhyay (ed), Civil Society and Global Governance: Indian Experience2009Department of Political Science, University of Calcutta
Book-review articleDr. Saumendra N Bera (ed), Calcutta University Journal of Media and Communication2003University of Calcutta
Personal Man in the "world": The Politics of Tagore’s AestheticsTarun Kumar Banerjee and Debesh Roychowdhury (ed), Colonial India: Ideas and Movements Kolkata2001Progressive, Kolkata
Book-review articleBuddhadeva Bhattacharyya (ed), Society & Change, Vol IX, No.3 (ISSN: 0970-5279)1993Society & Change


Other Publication
TitlePublished inYearPublished by
"Bam-Janapriya Andoloner Ek Nirnayak Muhurta: 1959 o 166 er Khadya Andolan" (On Food Movement & Left Politics in West Bengal: 1959 & 1966)Anil Acharaya (ed), Anushtup, Vol: L, No. 4 Prak Sharadiya (Pre-Autumn)) ISSN: 0974-26972017Anushtup, Kolkata
Sourin Bhattacharyer Manan-Bishwer Koyek Jhalak (Review article on Collected Works of Sourin Bhattacharya)Parichay (ISSN 2321 936X)2017Editorial Board, Parichay Kolkata
"Ashoke Sen: Smriti o Rabindranath" (Ashoke Sen: Memory and Tagore)Alochona Chakra, Vol 41, Editor: Chiranjib Sur ISSN 2231-39902016Alochona Chakra, Kolkata
"Rabindracharchay Notun Alo" (A Review Article on Abhra Ghosh, Focus Onyo Dike Sore Gelei Bhalo)Baha, Vol 9 Editor Sanjib Mukhopadhyay ISSN 2350-08322016Binapani Welfare and Educational Trust, Kolkata
‘Mikhail Bakhtin: Upanyaser Samasya’ (on Bakhtin’s theory of the Novel)Sucharita Ghosh (ed), Samalochana Sahitya: Sahittya Samalochana, Academic Staff College, University of Calcutta, Kolkata, 2014. (ISBN 978-81-90433-84-6)2014University of Calcutta
‘Bangiya Buddhijibi Samparke Je Du-Char Katha Ami Shikhe Phelechhi’ (on Bengali Intellectuals: Past & Present) in Anil Acharya (ed) Anustup (Special Number on Intellectuals), Kolkata, 2013Anil Acharya (ed) Anustup (Special Number on Intellectuals), Kolkata, 20132013Anustup, Kolkata
‘Adim Sangraher Katha’ (on Primitive Accumulation)Ashok Sen (ed), Baromas, Kolkata, October, 20122012Baromas, Kolkata
‘Prachya-Pratichyaer Bhinnata o Rabindranather Visva-bhabana’Minakshi Singha (ed), Rabindra Drishtite Samaj o Samakal, Nababharati Prakkashan, Kolkata, 2011. (ISBN 978-81-907808-9-6)2011Nababharati Prakkashan, Kolkata
"Shasiter Ganatantra" (on the Democracy of the Governed) in Ashok Sen (ed), Baromas, Kolkata, October, 2011Ashok Sen (ed), Baromas, Kolkata, October, 20112011Baromas, Kolkata
‘Mukhomukhi: Giorgio Agamben’ (an article based on interview with Giorgio Agamben)Chiranjit Sur (ed), Alochona Chakra, Kolkata, January 20092009Alochana Chakra, Kolkata
"Chhinnamul Rajnitir Utsa Sandhane" (on the Politics of the Bengali Refugees)Semanti Ghosh (ed.), Deshbhag: Smriti ar Stabdhata (Partition: Memory and Silence), Gungchil, Kolkata, 2008. (ISBN 978-81-89834-47-0)2008Gungchil, Kolkata
2. ‘Swikaraktir Andhar–Alo: Golap Keno Kalo’ (A literary review of a Bengali Novel – Golap Keno Kalo [Why the Rose is Black], by Budhhadev Basu),Budhhadev Basu Shatabarsha Samiti edited/compiled Centenary Volume on Budhhadev Basu , Dey’s Publishing, Kolkata, 2008. (ISBN 978-81-295-08-0861-4)2008Budhhadev Basu Shatabarsha Samiti
‘Nari o Kshamatayan’ (on Women’s Empowerment)Rajshri Basu and Basabi Chakraborty (ed.), Prasanga Manabividya (on Women’s Study), Urvi Prakashan, Kolkata, 20082008Urvi Prakashan, Kolkata
“Ashanta Nepal: Prajatantrer ‘Prachanda’ Pathe” (on the recent Maoist politics in Nepal)Nalini Kumar Chakraborty, (ed), Kalpratima, Kolkata, May-July, 20072007Kalpratima, Kolkta
"Dabli Hater Banke" (on the politics and destitution of tea-gardens in North Bengal)Ashok Sen (ed), Baromas, Kolkata, October 2006.2006Baromas, Kolkata
"Bidhannagar/Vishwanagar" (on changing faces of urbanization in Bidhanagar/Salt Lake)Ashok Sen (ed), Baromas, Kolkata, October 20052005Baromas, Kolkata
‘Rajnitir Path, Pather Rajniti’ (On Reading Politics & Politics of Reading)Dipak Kumar Das (ed), Rajnitir Tattwakataha, Ekushe, Kolkata, 20052005kushe, Kolkata
‘Habermas: Asampurna Swapnapuraner Golpo’ (on Jurgen Habermas’ concept of Modernity)Chiranjit Sur (ed), Alochana Chakra , July 20032003Alochana chakra, Kolkata
Iraq Juddha in Anil Acharya (ed) Anustup (Special Number on Iraq Issue), Kolkata, 2003Anil Acharya (ed) Anustup (Special Number on Iraq Issue), Kolkata, 20032003Anustup, Kolkata
‘Rashtra: Europe o Tritiya Vishwe’, in Satyabrata Roychodhury (ed), Rashtra, Samaj, Rajniti, Ekushe, Kolkata, 2002Satyabrata Roychodhury (ed), Rashtra, Samaj, Rajniti, Ekushe, Kolkata, 20022002Ekushe, Kolkata
‘Mahatma Gandhi: Moula Prashna – Moulik Bhavana’ (Mahatma Gandhi: Basic Issues, Basic Ideas)Satyabrata Roychodhury (ed), Bharatbarsha Rashtrabhavana, Ekushe, Kolkata, 20012001Ekushe, Kolkata
‘Krishna: Raja toirir Raja’ (on politics of Krishna)Shuvankar Mukhopadhyay (ed), Krishnacharit, M.C. Sarkar, Kolkata, 20012001M.C. Sarkar, Kolkata
‘Atma o Shasan’ (on Michel Foucault’s concept of ‘Governmentality’)Chiranjit Sur (ed), Alochona Chakra, Kolkata, August 19981998Alochana Chakra, Kolkata
‘Artha-Anarther (Uttar) Adhunik Dhanda o Bakhtin’ (on Bakhtin and Postmodernism)Arun Bandyopadhyay (ed) Ebong Eisomoy, Kolkata, March-May 19961996Ebong Eisamay, Kolkata
The East-West Question and TagoreTarapada Roy (ed), West Bengal, (Tagore Number), Calcutta1992Government of West Bengal


Books Published
Title of the BookPublished byYearRole
Vidyasagar Rachanasamagra Vol 1, Part 1Vidyasagar University, Midnapore2016Member, Editorial Board
Forced Migration and Media MirrorsFrontpage, Kolkata & London (ISBN 978-93-81043-13-4)2014Sole Editor
Politics in Hunger-Regime: Essays on the Right to Food in West BengalFrontpage, Kolkata & London (978-93-810430-1-1)2011First Editor
The Poet and the Mahatma: Engagement with Nationalism and InternationalismProgressive Publishers, Kolkata(ISBN 978-81-8064-160-2)2009Sole Author
Uchchamadhyamik Rashtrajijnasa (A Textbook for HS Classes in Bengali)Nababharati Prakashani, Kolkata [5th Edition])2009Sole Author
The Fleeing People of South Asia: Selections from Refugee WatchAnthem Press, New Delhi & London (ISBN 13: 978-81-905835-7-2)2009Sole Editor

Ph. D. Thesis Guidence
Ongoing / Submitted Ph. D. Thesis
Scholar NameThesis TitleCo SupervisorStatusComplete in Year
Santi SarkarHunger and Politics in West Bengal (2000-2010) In the Light of Right to FoodSoleOngoing 
Sibasish GhoshPolitical Economy of Fast Food Industry in West BengalSoleOngoing 
Shibsankar SarenRelevance of Gandhian Thought in Green Politics in IndiaProfessor Tarun Kumar BanerjeeOngoing 
Swarup SamantaSocial and Political Thought of Rammonohar LohiaProfessor Tarun Kumar BanerjeeOngoing 



Invited Lectures 
TitleOrganized byVenueYear
‘Mobilising the Migrants: The Role of the UCRC in the Indian State of West Bengal in 1950s & 1960s’ at Conference on ‘Critical Migration Studies’, Nov. 28 and Dec. 02, 2016University of OldenburgOldenburg, Germany2016
“Gender and Feminism”Women’s Study Centre, VU on 6 January 2016Vidyasagar University, Midnapore2016
Panel Discussion on “Gender and Society” on 18 January 2016,Women’s Study Centre, VUVU, Midnapore2016
“The Indian State and Its Fragments: The Making and Unmaking of an Un-Federal Federation” at UGC sponsored State Level Seminar, on 14 January 2016Bajkul Milani MahavidyalayaBajkul Milani Mahavidyalaya, Purvba Medinipur, West Bengal2016
“Politics of Inclusion: A Self-ish Appropriation of the “Other”? at a State Level Seminar at Rabindra Bharati University, on “Politics of Inclusion and Response”, on 8 February 2016Deparrtment of Political Science, Rabindra Bharati University, KolkataRBU, Kolkata2016
“Politics of Social Exclusion” in UGC Sponsored Special Lecture Programme, at Garbeta College, on 22 March, 2016Garbeta CollegeGarbeta College, Paschim Medinipur, West Bengal2016
"Problems in Research in Political Science" at Research Week Phase V on 12 May 2016Rabindra Bharati UniversityRBU, Kolkata2016
Aurobindo’s Concept of FreedomEMMRC, Kolkata for Vyas TV, UGCEMMRC, Kolkata2014
Swami Vivekananda: His Concept of Socialism and His Idea of Social and Moral RegenerationEMMRC, Kolkata for Vyas TV, UGCE2014
Vivekananda: Concepts of Nationalism, Internationalism and GovernmentEMMRC, Kolkata for Vyas TV, UGCEMMRC, Kolkata2014
Vivekananda: Idea of FreedomEMMRC, Kolkata for Vyas TV, UGCEMMRC, Kolkata2014
Tilak: Concept of SwarajEMMRC, Kolkata for Vyas TV, UGCEMMRC, Kolkata2014
Tilak’s Concept of NationalismEMMRC, Kolkata for Vyas TV, UGCEMMRC, Kolkata2014
Dayanand Saraswati: Idea of Social Reforms and Vedic SwarajEMMRC, Kolkata for Vyas TV, UGCEMMRC, Kolkata2014
Dayananda Saraswati: Political IdeasEMMRC, Kolkata for Vyas TV, UGCEMMRC, Kolkata2014
"Election and Media: Challenges and Opportunities", 19 March 2014Dept of Mass Communication and Videography, RBURBU, Kolkata2014
"Modernism and Postmodernism in Society and Literature", 8 March, 2014Department of Bengali, University of CalcuttaCU, College Street Campus, Kolkta2014
“Mikhail Bakhtin and Problems of Bengali Novels”, 8 March, 2014Department of Bengali, University of CalcuttaCU, College Street Campus, Kolkta2014
Mahatma Gandhi: Basic Premises of Political ThoughtEMMRC, Kolkata for Vyas TV, UGCEMMRC, Kolkata2013
Gandhi’s Concepts of Non-violence and SatyagrahaEMMRC, Kolkata for Vyas TV, UGCEMMRC, Kolkata2013
Mahatma Gandhi: Theory of the StateEMMRC, Kolkata for Vyas TV, UGCEMMRC, Kolkata2013
Gandhi’s Social and Political Ideal: SarvodayaEMMRC, Kolkata for Vyas TV, UGCEMMRC, Kolkata2013
Gandhi’s Theory of TrusteeshipEMMRC, Kolkata for Vyas TV, UGCEMMRC, Kolkata2013
Aurobindo’s Concept of Political PhilosophyEMMRC, Kolkata for Vyas TV, UGCEMMRC, Kolkata2013
Aurobindo’s Concept of NationalismEMMRC, Kolkata for Vyas TV, UGCEMMRC, Kolkata2013
"Civil Society and Media",22 February 2013Dept of Sociology, RBURBU, Kolkata2013
"Tagore and Gandhi",7 March, 2013Department of Political Science, University of Calcutta,CU, Alipore Campus, Kolkata2013
“Relevance of Tagore in Contemporary Time”, 23 February 2011NEEV Foundation, KolkataIndumati Sabhagriha, Jadavpur University2011
“Social as Political the Riddle of Tagore’s Thought”, Department of Political Science, University of Calcutta, 11 November, 2010Department of Political Science, University of CalcuttaCU, Alipore Campus, Kolkata2010
‘Beyond Hind Swaraj: The Riddle of Gandhi’s Notions of Nation and Swaraj’, November, 2009Department of Political Science, University of CalcuttaCU, Alipore Campus, Kolkata2009
Panel Discussion on "Election in Bangladesh", 8 March 2008Dept of South and Southeast Asian Studies, University of CalcuttaCU, Alipore Campus, Kolkata2008
“Centenary of Satyagraha” , 9 August 2007Mahishadal Raj College, Purba Medinipur, West BengalMahishadal, Purba Medinipur, West Bengal2007
"Influence of Latin American Literature and Politics’, on 8 July 2006Centre for Latin American Studies, KolkataKolkata2006
Self and the Government: Foucault’s Theory Revisited’ at a seminar at Haringhata Mahavidyalay on 13 April 2005Department of Political Science, Haringhata Mahavidyalay, Nadia, West BengalHaringhata Mahavidyalay, Nadia, West Bengal2005
"Indian Politics" at a seminar organised by Dept. of Political Science Sivanath Sastri College, on 3 May 2005Dept. of Political Science Sivanath Sastri CollegeSivanath Sastri College, Kolkata2005

Membership of Learned Society 
Mahanirban Calcutta Research Group
West Bengal Political Science Association
Association for Studies in Society and Social Change

Association with Professional Bodies
Type of Professional ActivityPeriod
Secretary, Mahanirban Calcutta Research Group, Kolkata2015 to 2016
Treasurer, Mahanirban Calcutta Research Group, Kolkata2010 to 2015
Secretary, Association for Studies in Society and Social Change1985 to 1998
Life Member, West Bengal Political Science Association2006 to 2016

Conference /Seminar/Workshop Attended/Organised

Conference /Seminar/Workshop Attended

Title of the Seminar/Conference/WorkshopYearRoleHeld at and Organiser
National Seminar on Indian Political Thought - The Derivative and Its Critique2017Paper Presenter on Rabindranath Tagore - Axiology of NationalismDepartment of Political science with Rural Administration, Vidyasagar University, Midnapore on 1 & 2 March 2017
National Conference on Human Rights - Discourses and Practices2017Convenor of the Conference and Chaired a Session on Human Rights - Legal Regime and BeyondOrganised by Vidyasagar University, Midnapore on 28 & 29 March 2017
National Conference on Human Rights - Discourses and Practices2017Convenor of the Conference and Chaired a Session on Human Rights - Legal Regime and BeyondOrganised by Vidyasagar University, Midnapore on 28 & 29 March 2017
International Seminar on "Social Stratification and Political Transformation: Rethinking Indian Democracy"2016Plenary Speaker on Identity and GovernabilityBankura University, West Bengal ,Organised by Dept of Political ScienceFunded by ICSSR
International Consultative Workshop on “Popular Movements in Bengal and Bihar” on 28 February 20162016Chaired the Sessions on a) “The Evolution and Progress of Marxian Cultural Debates” and b) “ The Creative Accent on the Naxalite Uprising – Drama, Film, Prose and Poetry”Kolkata, CRG & RLS
International Consultative Workshop on “Popular Movements in Bengal and Bihar”, on 28 February 20162016Paper Presenter on “Food Movement in West Bengal”Kolkata: CRG & RLS
National Seminar on “Issues in Contemporary Political Thought: Justice, Ecology and Identity”2016Chaired a session on “Identity Politics”Organised by Department of Political Science with Rural Administration, VU, 16 & 17 March 2016
International Research Workshop on Interrogating Forced Migration,16-21 March, 20152015Chaired a Special Lecture on ‘Reviewing Forced Migration Studies in Last Twenty Years’ by Prof. Pradip Kumar BoseKolkata: CRG & MAKAIAS
International Conference on ‘Women in South Asia’2014Paper Presenter on ‘Tagore, Gender and Issues of Justice’Decatur - Millikin University, Decatur, IL, United States
Conference on ‘Ecosystem for Life: A Bangladesh-India Initiative’, 14-16 September 20142014Paper Presenter on River-Tales: A Literary-Cultural Glossary of BengalKathmandu: IUCN (International Union for Conservation of Nature & Natural Resources)
14th Conference of International Association for the Study of Forced Migration (6-9 January 2013)2013Chaired a session on ‘Refugee, Border, Borderland: Reflections and Representations’IASFM jointly with CRG
14th Conference of International Association for the Study of Forced Migration (6-9 January 2013)2013Paper Presenter on ‘Transitional Justice: Justice in Transition’, on 9 January, 2013IASFM jointly with CRG
Fifth Critical Studies Conference on ‘Accumulation under Post-Colonial Capitalism’, at Kolkata, 21-23 August 20142013Chaired a session on ‘Post Colonial Resistance’CRG & RLS (Rosa Luxemburg Stiftung)
UGC Sponsored National Seminar on ‘Swami Vivekananda: Relevance of His Thoughts in the Present Era’, 3 September, 20132013Paper Presenter on ‘Swami Vivekananda’s Nationalism’Rampurhat College, Birbhum, West Bengal
UGC Sponsored National Seminar on "Questioning Identity: Response of the State and Community in Contemporary India", 24 August, 20132013Chaired a session on "Identity Politics in Contemporary India"Barrackpore Rastraguru Surendranath College, 24 Pgs(North), West Bengal
UGC Sponsored National Seminar on ‘Bhakti Movement in India’,17 & 18 January 20122012Paper Presenter on ‘Influence of Bhakti Cult on Gandhi’s Politics’Baruipur College, WB: Organised by Baruipur College in collaboration with R.K Mission Residential College, Narendrapur
UGC sponsored National Seminar on ‘Sri Aurobindo’s Idea of a Nation’,23 & 24 March 20122012Paper Presentation on ‘Aurobindo, Nation and Beyond’Department of Philosophy, Jadavpur University
National Conference on ‘Internal Displacement in India: Issues and Perspectives’, July 17, 20122012Paper Presenter on ‘Displacement in India’s Northeast and Kashmir’South Asians for Human Rights (SAHR), at India International Centre, New Delhi
UGC Sponsored State level Seminar on ‘An Unholy Nexus -Corruption and Developing Countries’, 27 March, 20122012Paper Presenter on “Corruption, Politics and Development in the Third World”Netaji Satabarshikki Mahavidyalaya, Ashoknagar, 24 Pgs (N), West Bengal
UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Social and Political Thought of Tagore: Context and Relevance”, 22 March, 20112011Paper Presentation, titled "Tagore, Aesthetics and Politics"Vidyasagar University, Midnapore, West Bengal
National Seminar on ‘Tagore’s Socio-Political Visions’,21 February 20112011Paper Presenter on ‘Tagore’s Nationalism’Jadavpur University, Kolkata:Dept. of International Relations & School of Women’s Studies
UGC State level Sponsored Seminar on "Political Economy of Industrialisation in West Bengal – Recent Trends",23 March, 20112011Paper Presenter on ‘Recent Land Movements and Industrialisation in West Bengal’Dhruba Chand Halder College, South 24 Parganas, West Bengal
WBPSA Sponsored Seminar on ‘Recent Trends in Centre-State Relations in India’, 20 March, 20092009Paper Presenter on “Effects of Coalition in Centre-State Relations”Department of Political Science, Presidency College, Kolkata
UGC Sponsored National Seminar on ‘Socio-Politico-Economic Conditions of Agricultural Labourer’ March 23, 20092009Chaired a session on "Politics of Agricultural Labourer"Sree Chaitanya College, Habra: Department of Anthropology
UGC Sponsored National Seminar on ‘Human Rights Education’, 5 November 20092009Paper Presenter on ‘Rights and Human Rights: An Issue of JusticeSreegopal Banrejee College, Hoogly, West Bengal: Departments of History and Political Science
Third Critical Studies Conference [International Conference] on ‘Empire, States and Migration’, September 12, 20092009Discussant on ‘Migration and Issues of Justice’Kolkata - organised by Calcutta Research Group
UGC Sponsored State level Seminar on "Contemporary India: Issues and Challenges", March 14, 20082008Paper Presenter on Two Breaks in Indian PoliticsKhudiram Bose Central College, Kolkata
UGC Sponsored State Level Seminar on ‘Unemployment – Tends and Tendencies in Contemporary Indian Society’, 25 March, 20082008Paper Presenter on Unemployment and Indian PoliticsHiralal Mazumdar Memorial College For Women, Kolkata
UGC Sponsored State level Seminar on ‘New Social Movement and Increasing Peoples’ Participation’, April 11, 20082008Paper Presentation on "IDPs and Indian Politics"Sivanath Sastri College, Kolkata,
Ministry of H.E., Govt. of WB & ICSSR Sponsored State level Seminar on ‘India: After Independence’, 20 September, 20062006Paper Presenter on ‘Main Currents of Indian Politics’Mahishadal Raj College, Purba Medinipur, West Bengal
State Level Seminar on "Tagore and Politics: Then and Now", 25 May 20052005Paper Presenter on ‘Politics of Tagore’s Aesthetics’Organised by West Bengal Political Science Association, at Kolkata
UGC sponsored State level Seminar on ‘Knowledge, Culture and Information in 21st Century’,10 & 11 December, 20042004Paper Presenter on ‘Politics of Knowledge’Dr. Kanailal Bhattacharyya College, Howrah, West Bengal
State level seminar on "Contemporary Political Theory: Postmodernism and Feminism",March 22, 20022002CommentatorDept. of Political Science, University of Calcutta
UGC sponsored National Seminar on ‘Globalisation: Economics, Political, Social Aspects’2002Paper Presenter on ‘Globalisation, Culture and Politics’At Barasat, West Bengal:Barasat Govt. College, 11 and 12 December 2002
UGC sponsored State Level Seminar on ‘Orientalism – Truth, Art & Politics”,16 & 17 March, 20012001Paper Presenter on ‘The East-West Question and Tagore’Sree Chaitanya College, Habra, WB: Dept. of Philosophy
First West Bengal Social Science Congress, 23-25 February, 20002000Paper Presenter on “Globalisation and the Politics of Culture”Jadavpur University, Kolkata:organised by Jadavpur University & Indian Academy of Social Sciences


Conference /Seminar/Workshop Organised

Title of the Conference/Seminar/WorkshopYearRole in the EventFunding Agency
“Identity Politics” at a National Seminar on “Issues in Contemporary Political Thought: Justice, Ecology and Identity” organised by Department of Political Science with Rural Administration, VU, 16 & 17 March 20162016Joint CovenorUGC
Media Workshop on Forced Migration2012ConvenorBritish Deputy High Commission, Kolkata
Fifty Years of August Movement1992ConvenorUGC & ASSSC

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