Volume X, Issue I, May 2021 - October 2021

ISSN 2319-8281

Approved by UGC and enlisted in the UGC-CARE List in Arts and Humanities section.

A Refereed (peer-reviewed) Bi-Annual National Research Journal of English Literature/Assamese/Literature/Folklore/Culture

Members of Advisory Body

Volume X, Issue I

  • Dr. Gayatree Bhattacharyya, Former Professor, Dept. of English, University of Gauhati
  • Dr. Dayananda Pathak, Former Principal, Pragjyotish College, Guwahati
  • Dr. Prabin Chandra Das, Former Head, Dept. of Folklore, University of Gauhati
  • Dr. Dwijen Sharma, Professor, Dept. of English, North Eastern Hill University (Tura Campus)
  • Dr. Bibhash Choudhury, Professor, Dept. of English, University of Gauhati
  • Dr. Kalikinkar Pattanayak, Former Associate Professor in English, Khallikote University (Odisha)

Members of the Editorial Body

Volume X, Issue I

  • Dr. Soubhagya Ranjan Padhi, Dept. of Sociology and Social Anthropology, Indira Gandhi National Tribal University, Madhya Pradesh
  • Dr. Manash Pratim Goswami, Dept. of Media and Communication, Central University of Tamil Nadu
  • Dr. Rabi Narayan Samantaray, Dept. of English, Aeronautics College, Berhampur University
  • Dr. Durga Prasad Dash, Dept. of English, Gunjam College Berhampur University, Odisha
  • Dr. Breez Mohan Hazarika, Dept. of English, D.C.B College, Assam
  • Dr. Jayanta Madhab Tamuli, Dept. of English, M.S.S Vishwavidyalaya


Volume X, Issue I
  • Editorial
  • Reflection of Religious Beliefs in Kachari Origin Myths: An Ecocritical Study, Aftafizur Rahman, Dr. Pritam Priya Goswami
  • Of Mothers and Stepmothers: A Contemporary Rendition of Burhi Aair Sadhu by Bhaskar Hazarika’s Kothanodi, Dr. Bhupen Chutia, Ms. Murchana Das
  • At the Heart of Surpanakha: Re-visioning Female Identityin Lanka’s Princess, Dr. Anju E. A
  • Why ‘Maleficent’ Matters: Acculturation and Re-tellings of Fairy Tales, Dr. Farddina Hussain
  • Resisting Woman: Rewriting Mythology in Kavita Kane’s Menaka’s Choice, Dr. Parveen Kumari
  • Exploring the Queer in The Mahabharata: A Study of Devdutt Pattanaik’s The Pregnant King, Kavya Rajeev
  • In-between Myth and Reality, Tradition and Modernity: A Reading of Mamang Dai’s The Legends of Pensam, Munmi Bora
  • Deconstructing Mythology and Re-writing the Body: Reading Meena Kandasamy’s Ms Militancy, Dr. Gunja Patni, Dr. Rimika Singhvi
  • Wilderness and Culture: An Ecocritical Approach to Select Mythical Works, Patrika Handique, Dr. Anurag Bhattacharrya
  • Leaving a Stench: Modernity, Myths and the Female Agency in Larissa Lai’s Salt Fish Girl, Raktima Bhuyan
  • Revisiting the Gandhian Myth through the Device of Food: A Study of Raja Rao’s Kanthapura, Rashmi Das
  • Staging Gender: A Feminist Study Of Poile Sengupta’s Thus Spake Shoorpanakha, So Said Shakuni, Sanjib Kumar Kar
  • A Voice from the Fire: Contemporaneity of Draupadi in Yajnaseni, Dr. Sumithra Devi S.
  • Rewriting Yoruba Folklore: A Postcolonial Reading of Amos Tutuola’s The Palm Wine Drinkard, Prerana Chakravarty
  • Rewriting Yoruba Folklore: A Postcolonial Reading of Amos Tutuola’s The Palm Wine Drinkard, Prerana Chakravarty
  • The Use of Myth in Hema Sarasvatī’s Prahrāda Caritra, Pranjal Sharma Bashishtha
  • Myth as Representation of the Past and the Present: A Study of Girish Karnad’s The Fire and the Rain, Dr. Saugata Kumar Nath
  • Studying the Female Body in Ralph Ellison’s Invisible Man: A Posthumanist Approach, Asrin Khatun
  • Taming her with a Tonsure: Reading the Symbolism of Hair in Arundhati Roy’s The Ministry of Utmost Happiness (2017), Damini Kashyap
  • Rhetoric and the Art of Persuasion: A Study of Power Politics in Chinua Achebe’s Arrow of God and A Man of the People, Dr. Lakshminath Kagyung
  • Negotiating Gender, Performativity and Heterosexual hegemony: A discursive study on Ambai’s select short fictions, Dr. Premila Swamy
  • P(l)ained Hills: The Discourse of Frontier Binaries in Early Assamese Fiction with special reference to Miri- Jiyori, Rajarshi Kalita
  • Reading Masculine Anxiety in Saul Bellow’s Dangling Man, Simran Tripathi, Dr. Sucharita Sharma
  • Out of Lesbian Bond, Heterosexual Bound as A Metaphorical Suicide: A Lesbo-Anomic Reading of Shobhaa De’s Snapshots, Dipak Giri
  • Demystifying Anthropocentrism: Othering and Identity in The Vigil by Sarah Joseph, Gayathri Varma U