Publications

BOOKS

Academic and Translation Works:

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Authored Books:

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In Progress:

  •  A Serenade of Love (collection of stories).

  • Chandra’s Rivers (a novel).

Non fiction and translation

  • The Charyapadas in Translation (to be published from  the Bangla Academy, Bangladesh).
  • Wounded Memories in Translation: the Written World of the War Heroines of the Liberation War of Bangladesh (under contract with the Brill Publishers).

Selected Academic Articles:

Invited Lectures:

  • “Rape as a Weapon of War: Moral Injury, Women, and the Aftermath of war.” Keynote speech at the 4th National Veterans Conference, Virginia Tech, March, 2018. https://www.veteransinsociety.org/vis2018-invited-speakers-keynoters.
  • “Nope, Definitely not Yours to Claim! The Muslim Female Body and the Narrative of Defiance in Bengali Women’s Writing.” At Brooklyn College Women and Gender Studies Program, November 17, 2016.

Most Recent Academic Conferences

  • Being Human behind the Veils: the Muslim Women Writers of Colonial Bengal: A paper presented at the MLA Convention, Seattle, January 2020.
  • Nation, Narration, Identity, and Lived Experience: a Diasporic Journey: a paper presented at the Gloria Anzaldua Conference, at the University of Paris in May,  2019.
  • Nation, Gender, Text, and the Notion of Translation: A Translator’s Take on Translation as Textual Transaction: a paper presented at the MLA Convention, Chicago, January, 2019.
  • Gender, Globalization, and the Totalizing Impact of Modernity: a paper presented as an invited guest at the Seminole State College, Orlando, Florida, November 2018.
  • Wild Tongues: Translating Personal Borders. A Feminist-Creative performance presentation, at the English Department Graduate Symposium, April 5, 2019.