Language and Lit in Coimbatore Bharatiar University February 2015
Conference on New Technology
In Teaching , Moscow MGIMO University, October 2013
Oman International ELT Conf. Sultan Qaboos University April 2013
Annual Conference of LAN Literary Association of Nepal April 2012
Conference on Dickens and Browning BRAC University, Dhaka July 2012
Seminar on Tennessee Williams IUB, Dhaka February2012
Training as Examiner Trainer for IDP (Australia) & British May 2006, 2008,
IELTS (International English Lang. Council 2010, 2012
Sixth International Conference on Athens Institute of Research May 2004
Education and Education, Greece
Conference on Ethnic Studies ICESS, Srilanka June 2002
Seminar on Women Studies BRAC August 2002
Commemorative Seminar on Rokeya Rokeya Swarani Samiti December 2002
Begum Rokeya Dibosh Seminar Rokeya Swarani Samiti December 2003
Professional Communication Harvard Summer June – August 2000
Advance Writing Workshop Harvard Summer June – August 2000
IELTS (Oral & Written Examiner) UCLES August 1998
(International English Language (University of Cambridge
Testing Services). Local Examinations Syndicate).
BEC 1/BEC 2/BEC3 UCLES April 1998
(Business English Certificate (University of Cambridge
Examiner Training Program) Local Examination Syndicate).
AWARDS AND SCHOLARSHIPS
Awarded Second Prize in Short Story 1992
Writing Competition organized by University of Toledo,
Toledo, Ohio, USA.
Awarded a Merit Scholarship by the Board of Intermediate and 1974 Secondary Education, Dhaka for HSC results
Awarded a Merit Scholarship by the Board of Intermediate and 1972 Secondary Education , Dhaka for SSC results
Collected Articles: Critiquing social problems from a Feminist angle, by The Daily Star Publication (to come out soon)
Fire on the Hills: A Collection of Short Stories. Book on short stories.
Teaching Writing Skills Using the Magic of Technology. Paper presented at MGIMO University, Moscow. (Conference Proceedings)
A Fallacy Called Love in New Age Eid Special Edition Developing Writing Skills of the Internet Generation (Conference Proceedings, Sultan Qaboos University)
“Of Good Women and Bad: A Feminist Rereading of Chaucer’s Wife of Bath”
(accepted by LAN Conference Proceedings)
“Charles Dickens: A Neglected Feminist Icon” (Conference Proceedings)
“The Mother and Daughter Relationship in Tennessee Williams and William Faulkner”
(accepted by IUB Annual Journal)
“Portrayal of Woman’s Sexuality in American Realistic Novel,” Panini, vol 5,
“The Literariness in a Work of Literature,” Stamford Journal of English, vol 3, 2007.
"Toward an Ecriture Feminine." Panini, vol 3, a journal of scholarly works on Language & Literature.
"The Problems of Non-native Speaking English Teachers in Communicative Language Teaching Classroom as opposed to Native Speaking Teachers." Education Themes, Proceedings from the 6th International Conference on Education.
“The Testing of Sir Gawain. A reversal of a Medieval Tradition” Panini,vol 1, a journal of scholarly works on Language and Literature.
“Rokeya Sakhawat Hussain and Contemporary Utopian Thoughts.” A commemorative publication on Rokeya Sakhawat Hussain.
“Home.” Tuesdays and Thursdays with Maxine. Harvard Summer School Chapbook.
"The Hellenic Encounter." The Independent. 20 July 2004: 12.
Short Stories, poems and articles in School, College and University Magazines.
"Toward an Ecriture Feminine: A Comparative Study of Feminist Writing in America and South Asian Women Writers." A paper presented in Srilanka Conference on Ethnic Studies. Pending publication by ICESS.
Begum Rokeya and Charlotte Perkins Gilman: A Comparative study of Feminism. Paper presented at BRAC Seminar on Women Studies. Pending publication by BRAC.
Rokeya O Biggyan. Paper presented at Seminar on Rokeya Dibosh, arranged by Rokeya Swarani Samiti. Pending publication by Atomic Energy Commission.
Currently working on a novel (In process)
Dissertation : Toward an Ecriture Feminine. The pioneering efforts of Rokeya Sakhawat Hussain and Charlotte Perkins Gilman in establishing a female literary tradition. Pending publication.
A Biography of Rokeya Sakhawat Hussain in English. (In progress)
Mother Daughter Relationship in A Glass Menagerie by
Tennessee Williams. Paper presented at Independent University Conference: Tennessee William’s Centennial Celebration
Dickens: A Neglected Feminist Icon. Paper Presented at
Conference on Remapping of Charles Dickens and
Robert Browning for the Contemporary World at BRAC
iii. Of Good Women and Bad: Rereading Chaucer’s The Wife of
Bath. Paper Presented at Annual Conference organized by Literary Association of Nepal (LAN)
Teacher Role in Alleviating Anxiety in Language Classroom Paper presented in SPELT Conference, to be published in SPELT Quartlerly
i. Certificate for Excellence in Teaching March 5, 2001
ii. Certificate for Excellence in Teaching July 17, 2001
OTHER SKILLS Fluent in all aspects of Bengali & English, Working Knowledge in various software packages (Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel).
Organizing of Convocation Ceremonies, Workshops, Seminars, Conferences and Cultural Programs.
Dr. Clarence Lindsay Dr. Khalequzzaman Elias
Chairman, Examination Committee Professor
Department of English Language & Literature North South University
University of Toledo Banani, Dhaka 1213
Toledo, Ohio, USA Bangladesh
(419) - 537 - 2318 8852000 ext. 2001
Dr. S. I. Choudhury Dr. Sarah Lundquist
Rtd. Professor of English Graduate Student Advisor