Nilanshu Kumar Agarwal

MA,DPhil (Allahabad University)

Associate Professor of English, Feroze Gandhi College, Rae Bareli

Published Papers in Journals

 

 

1

‘Colonial Agenda and Indian English Fiction’.pp.59-71.The Journal of Contemporary Literature Vol.4.2 (August 2012).ISSN: 0975-1637. The paper was previously presented at the International Seminar on ‘The Novel in the Twenty-first Century: Text and Context’, held at Allahabad University.

2

‘Indian English Poetry at the Crossroads’. pp. 87-96.Apperception (Journal of the Department of English and Modern European Languages, Visva- Bharti, Shantiniketan), Vol.V (March 2011).ISSN:978-81-7522-491-9.

Articles/Chapters published in Books

1

Introduction. p. 9-19.(Co-authored with the other two editors) Children of Midnight: Contemporary Indian Novel in English.Eds. Ludmila Volna, Nilanshu Kumar Agarwal and Murari Prasad (New Delhi: Pencraft International, 2012).ISBN:978-81-909416-8-6.

2

Introduction. p. 9-15.Arundhati Roy’s The God of Small Things. Ed. Nilanshu Kumar Agarwal (London: Roman Books, 2012).ISBN:978-93-80905-33-4

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Introduction. p. 9-18.Salman Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children. Ed. Nilanshu Kumar Agarwal (London: Roman Books, 2012). ISBN:978-93-80905-32-7.

4

Introduction. p. 9-18.Kiran Desai’s The Inheritance of Loss.Ed. Nilanshu Kumar Agarwal  (London: Roman Books, 2012).ISBN: 978-93-80905-35-8.

5

Introduction. p. 9-17.Aravind Adiga’s The White Tiger. Ed. Nilanshu Kumar Agarwal  (London: Roman Books, 2012).ISBN:978-93-80905-34-1.

6

The Rooster Coop Theory and Aravind Adiga’s The White Tiger.p.78-96.Aravind Adiga’s The White Tiger.Ed. Nilanshu Kumar Agarwal  (London: Roman Books, 2012)ISBN:978-93-80905-34-1.    

7

Roar of the Tiger: Salman Rushdie’s Imaginary Homelands as a Manifesto of Postcolonial Theory. p.11-31.Native Visions and Alien Voices: Essays on Commonwealth Literature. Ed. G.Baskaran(Virudhanagar: VHNSN College, 2011)ISBN:978-81-910426-7-2.

8

Accomplished versus Jeopardized Literary Excellence: A Comparative Study of Amitav Ghosh’s The Hungry Tide and Kiran Desai’s The Inheritance of Loss.p. 21-42.Glimpses of Comparative Literature. Ed. R.P.Pradhan  (New Delhi: Atlantic, 2011)ISBN:978-81-269-1634-4.

9

The Foreword to Kanthapura as the Bedrock of Indian Writing in English. p.246-254.Reflections on World Literatures. Ed. N.K.Agarwal (Jaipur: Yking Books, 2011).ISBN:978-93-80930-19-0.

Full papers in Conference Proceedings

1

Portrayal of Diasporic Sensibilty in Stephen Gill’s Immigrant.p.156-164.Literature, Media & Contemporary Society. (Allahabad: Sharda, 2011). ISBN:978-93-80285-55-9.Presented at the UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Paradigm Shift In Literature & Media And Its Impact On Contemporary Society’, held at Iswar Saran Degree College, Allahabad (24-25 October, 2010).

 Books/Journal published as single author or as editor

1

Reflections on World Literatures.Vii+ 256.Edited Book.(Jaipur:Yking Books, 2011). 978-93-80930-19-0.

2

Parnassus: An Innovative Journal of Literary Criticism.Vols:1,2,3. (2009,10,11)Chief Editor. Details are mentioned in Journal of Commonwealth Literature by Shyamala A. Narayan of Jamia Millia Islamia.ISSN:0975-0266

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Children of Midnight: Contemporary Indian Novel in English. Edited Book.Co-edited with Ludmila Volna of IMAGER, a research group of Université Paris and Murari Prasad.New Delhi: Pencraft International, 2012.978-81-909416-8-6.

4

Indian English Literature : A Critical Casebook. Co-authored book.London: Roman Books,2012.ISBN:978-81-906788-5-8.

5

Arundhati Roy’s The God of Small Things. Edited Book.London: Roman Books, 2012.ISBN: 978-93-80905-33-4. 

6

Salman Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children.Edited Book.London: Roman Books, 2012.ISBN: 978-93-80905-32-7.  

7

Kiran Desai’s The Inheritance of Loss. Edited Book.London: Roman Books, 2012.ISBN: 978-93-80905-35-8  

8

Aravind Adiga’sThe White Tiger.Edited Book.London: Roman Books, 2012.ISBN:978-93-80905-34-1.    

9

Locating the Periphery: Booker Prize & Indian English Novel.Edited Book. London: Roman Books, 2013.

Other contributions

1.

Contributor for the Postcolonial section of Routledge Annotated Bibliography of English Studies (ABES) under the editorship of Dieter Riemenschneider, formerly a Professor of New Literatures in English at the Johann Wolfgang Goethe-University in Frankfurt.

2.

Entries on U. R. Ananthamurthy’s Samskara: A Rite for a Dead Man and Amitav Ghosh's The Hungry Tide included in  Dictionary of Literary Characters. Ed. Michael D. Sollars (Texas Southern University). (New York: Facts On File, Inc. --An imprint of Infobase Publishing,2011). ISBN:978-0-8160-7379-5.

3.

Study Week on Abhinavagupta.from 23-03-2011 to 30-03-2011.Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla.