Mathabhanga College

Sri Basudeb Saha

Name : Basudeb Saha
Department of English
Designation : Assistant professor
Mobile : 9832479443

Educational Qualification :

BA(Hons)1996University of North Bengal
MA1998University of North Bengal

Teaching Experience

Name of the institutionPosition heldPeriod
Alokjhari High School (H.S), MekhliganjAssistant teacher of English29.03.2001-11.02.2004
Balarampur high School(H.S), TufanganjAssistant teacher of English12.02.2004 30.09.2008
Dinhata Jogesh Chandra Saha high School, DinhataAssistant teacher of English01.10.2008-19.02.2015
Harirhat High School, TufanganjHead master22.07.2014 -31.10.2014
Mathabhanga CollegeAssistant professor of English20.02.2015 to continue

Industrial experience: Nil

Field of Specialisation: American literature, Structuralism, post-Structuralism and Indian Writing in English

Courses taught/teaching:

  • i. Shakespearean Sonnet
  • ii. Metaphysical poetry
  • iii. Chaucer’s Wife of Bath’s tale
  • iv. Romantic poetry
  • V. Pride and Prejudice
  • vi. C.G. Rossetti
  • vii. W.B. Yeats
  • viii. Look Back in Anger
  • ix. Mrs Dalloway
  • X. Absurd Drama
  • xi. American poetry
  • xii. Pablo Neruda and Derek Walcott
  • xiii. Indian Writing in English and Indian literature in English Translation xiv. Women’s writing and partition literature
P.G (DDE, Rabindra Bharati University & Netaji Subhash Open University)
  • I. V.S Naipaul: A House for Mr. Biswas
  • ii. William Wordsworth’s Preface to Lyrical Ballads
  • iii. Sir Phillip Sidney: An Apology for Poetry
  • iv. Emily Bronte: Wuthering Heights
  • v. T.S Eliot: Murder in the Cathedral, The Wasteland
  • vi. Shakespeare: Antony and Cleopatra
  • vii. Alexander Pope: An Epistle to Dr Arbuthnot
  • viii. Eugene O’Neill: Desire Under the Elms
  • ix. S.T. Coleridge: The Rime of the Ancient Mariner
  • x. William Congreve: The Way of the World

Research Area:

  • i. 20″ Century British Prose Fictions
  • ii. 20th Century Indian prose Fictions

Papers Published:

  • Saha, Basudeb. Critical Perspectives on Dramatists: Themes and Techniques, Ed Prajapati Ram Avadh and Sanjeev.k Vishwakarma. India, Notion Press, 2020,115- 128.print
  • Saha, Basudeb. Eco-Poetics in World Literature: An Anthology of Critical Articles, Ed. Prajapati Ram Avadh. India. Notion Press,2020,85-97.print.
  • Saha, Basudeb. Ten Great Short Stories of the Decade: An Anthology of Short stories. Ed. Prajapati Ram Avadh. India Notion Press 2020.36-42.print
  • Saha,Basudeb.Endless Muses: An Anthology of Modern Poems. India Notion Press, 2020.52-53.print.
  • Saha,Basudeb: Multifarious Shades of Life: An Anthology of Poems, Ed. Prajapati Ram Avadh, India, Notion Press, 2020,10-12.print.

Invite Lecture (Given):

3 hours of classroom lecture at the PG Level in the English Department, Cooch Behar Panchanan Barma University on 20.04.2015

Membership of Learned Societies:

  1. Association of English Literary Studies
  2. Paschimbanga Itihas samsad
  3. North Bengal University Alumni Association

OP/RC Attended

CourseUGC HRDCDate
Orientation programmeUniversity of North Benga01.06.2017-28.06.2017
Refresher Course in EnglishUniversity of North Benga12.06.2019-25.06.2019


40 Short Term course on E- Content DevelopmentGujarat University11.06.2020 17.06.2020
A Five Day National Level E- FDP on “The Changing Faces of Language and Literature-A Digital perspective”Dr.M.G.R Educational And Research Institute, Tamilnadu11.05.2020-15.05.2020
5-Day Faculty Development Programme on Rejuvenation of Literature and Language: From Pandemic to Pan- AcademicReva University,Bengaluru17.05.2021-21.05.2021
5-Day Faculty Development Programme on Literature and HumanityReva University,Bengaluru24.05.2021-28.05.2021


  1. “West Bengal State Council of Higher Education sponsored State Level Seminar on “Looking Back at the First World War: 100 years Later” organized by Dewanhat Mahavidyalaya in collaboration with Mathabhanga college and Baneswar Sarathibala Mahavidyalaya, 18.03.2015
  2. UGC-Sponsored National Seminar on Changing Directions of The Post-colonial Indian Theatre, organized by the department of Bengali and English, University B.Tand Evening College, North Bengal University. 29.09.2015 and 30.09.2015
  3. UGC-Sponsored National Seminar on Human Rights: Challenges and Perspectives in the Indian Context, organized by University B.T and Evening College, North Bengal University,27.03.2017
  4. Two Day International E-Conference on “Human Resilience in the Times of Crisis”, organized by St. John’s College, Agra, 27.05.2020-23.05.2020
  5. 3-Days National Online Workshop on “Remote Learning Technology for Higher Education”, organized by the Central University of Kerala,26.06.2020-28.06.2020
  6. National Webinar on “Science Fiction” organized by the Department of English Rizvi College in association with BOARD OF STUDIES IN ENGLISH, University of Mumbai, 18.05.2020.
  7. One day Premium Lecture/webinar entitled “Curricula Reforms For 21″ Century Higher Education” organized by Guru Angad Dev Teaching Learning Centre, SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi Under Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya National Mission on Teachers and Teaching of MHRD ON 26.07.2020.
  8. One-Day National Webinar Entitled “Implementation of Academic Bank of Credits” organized by Guru Angad Dev Teaching Learning Centre, SGTB Khalsa College, University of Delhi Under Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya National Mission on Teachers and Teaching of Ministry of Education on 10.07.2021
  9. An International Webinar on “Globalization of English and The Fast Pace of Linguistic Change: Linguistic Parsimony, Reduction and shortening in Social Networks and Mass Media”, organized by Faculties of Humanities and Science, Department of English, Dr. M.G.R Educational and Research Institute. 24.05.2021
  10. A National Level Webinar on “ICT FOR COMPETENCE BUILDING: AN ACADEMIC PERSPECTIVE”, Department of English, Dr. M.GR. Educational and Research Institute, Chennai, Tamilnadu 29.03.2021
  11. A Two-Day National Level B-Workshop on “Understanding OBS Studio and streamyard for E- Content creation and live-streaming” organized by The Faculty of Humanities and Science, Dr. M.G.R Educational and Research Institute 10.07.2020-11.07.2020.
  12. A Three-Day International Level E-Workshop on “Landscapes in Research, Language and Literature”, organized by the Department of English, Dr. M.G.R Educational and Research Institute. 01.07.2021-3.07.2021
  13. One Day International Webinar entitled “Revisiting YOGA: The Traditional Practice towards physical and Mental Well-being”, A.B.N Seal College Cooch Behar, 21.06.2021
  14. National Webinar on “Women, Gender, Nation: (Re)presentation from Literature, Culture and Society” organized by the Department of English of Netaji Subhash Mahavidyalaya, Haldibari, coochbehar,13.07.2020-14.07.2020.
  15. One Day National Level Workshop on The Literature of Pandemics” organized by the Department of English, Shri Sangameshwar Shishan Samstha,20.04.2020.
  16. International Webinar on Worlds Within The World: The Told and Untold Stories of our Times” organized by the Department of English, Shri Sangameshwar Shishan Samstha, 17.06.2021.
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