Sahid Mondal

PhD - First YearJessi Brewer
M.A. in English, Jadavpur University, Kolkata, India, 2020
B.A. in English, University of Calcutta, Kolkata, India, 2018 

Primary Advisor

Ulka Anjaria

Research Interests

Postcolonialism, Transnational and Postnational Studies, Religion and Secularity, Diasporic and Migrant Muslim Identities


“Negotiating with Bhadralok: The Muslim Identity in the Partitioned Bengal”, Beyond Binaries, 118th PAMLA Conference, (November 2021).

“Nation, Memory, and Belonging in Attia Hosain’s Sunlight on a Broken Column
and Qurratulain Hyder’s My Temples, Too”, The Place of Memory and the Memory of Place, International Conference, London Centre for Interdisciplinary Research, (June 19-20, 2021).

“Transhumanism and Disability: The Islamic Experience”, Humanism and After: Literature's Journey from Humanism to Cyber Culture & Other Forms of Posthuman, RUSA 2.0 Component- 8 Sponsored Two-Day National Seminar, Department of English, Midnapore College (Autonomous), West Bengal, India, (September 15, 2019).


“Hosay: A Performance in Defiance”, Research Journal of English Language and Literature (RJELAL), Vol.8. Issue No 1. (January-March) 2020. ISSN: 2395-2636 (P); 2321-3108(O).

“The Crisis of Shah Bano: Between Shariʻah and the Secular”, International Journal of English Language, Literature and Translation Studies (IJELR), Vol. 7. Issue.3. 2020 (July-Sept) 2020. ISSN: 2395-2628 (P); 2349-9451(O).

“Transhumanism and Disability: The Islamic Experience”, ‘Humanism and After: Literature’s Journey from Humanism to Cyberculture and Other Forms of Posthumanism’, Edited by Saikat Sarkar and Tanmoy Kundu, ISBN 97881949068-2-7.

Favorite Work

The Shadow Lines (Amitav Ghosh), Midnight's Children (Salman Rushdie)