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Dr. Achingliu Kamei 

Dr Achingliu Kamei is an Associate Professor. She was the teacher-in-charge in 2014-2015 and 2019-2020. She has taught a range of papers to under-graduate students, ranging from American Literature, 20th Century Literature, Postcolonial Literature, Diaspora Literature, World Literature, Women's Writing, Early 20th Century Novels etc. She tutors the MA students in American Literature, 20th Century Novels, New Literature in English, Elective Papers, etc. She has actively contributed to the corporate life of the college in various capacities. She is the Nodal officer for the North East Welfare committee and regularly organises Orientations, Talks, Movie Screenings, and Inter-college sports meets etc. She also organises the annual "Rainbow Fest", an inter-college cultural festival since 2015 till date. She also had contributed as a member of societies like the Film Appreciation Society and had worked as the English section editor of the college magazine. She also is a published author, of 3 books, and several of her poems had appeared in international journals and anthologies and she has also presented several papers at international and national conferences and seminars. She has a holistic approach to life and has devoted time to mentoring students not only in academics but also encouraging them to lead physically active life. She herself has participated in numerous marathons and Ultra Trail running events nationally and internationally.

 



 

 

Educational Qualification

Degree

Institution

Year

Ph.D

Jawaharlal University

2013

M.Phil.

Jawaharlal University

2001

M.A

Manipur University

1992

B.A.

Manipur University

1989

Career Profile

 

Teaching Experience: 17 years 

 

 

ATTENDED FACULTY DEVELOPMENT PROGRAMMES/WORKSHOPS

 

1. Online short-term course on "Linguistics with special Reference to the Under-resourced Languages of Northeast India" Jointly organised by Asufu Christian Institute (Mao), Rayburn College (Churachandpur), Tetso College (Dimapur), Indian Institute of Information Technology Senapati Manipur (Senapati) and Manipur University of Culture (Imphal) 22-29 November 2021 (Online)

2. Online workshop for two days on "Digital Children: Learning Curves, Accessibility and Mental Health" in celebration of 75 glorious years of the Department of Anthropology. 12-13 November 2021 (Online)
3. Online Short-term Certificate Course on Trajectories of Popular Culture and Globalization Organised by Department of English P. G. D. A. V. College (University of Delhi) And Internal Quality Assurance Cell 27th September to 8th October 2021 (Online)

4. One week National Level Faculty Development Programme "New Paradigms in Teaching & Learning English" organised by Department of Humanities, St. Claret College, Bengaluru 23 to 28 August 2021 (Online)

5. One Week Faculty Development Programme on "Literary Theory and Criticism" organized
By Department of English under UGC STRIDE Component - I (Research and Capacity
Building) Maratha Vidya Prasarak Samaj's K.R.T. Arts, B.H. Commerce and A.M. Science (K.T.H.M.) College, Nashik (Maharashtra) between 23 and 28 August 2021. (Online)

6. One-week online Faculty Development Programme in English Studies, "Remapping The Indian Novel In English" organized by Kirori Mal College, University of Delhi and the Faculty Development Centre, Mizoram University, Aizawl under the Pandit Madan Mohan Malaviya National Mission on Teachers and Teaching (PMMMNMTT) of MoE. June 21-25 2021 (Online)

7. Pedia online poetry festival season 2 titled Polyphony of Global Voices: Readings of poets in Praxis organised by Ideas in progress in association with Padasala and Campuzine from 5 Jan to 11 Jan 2021 (Online)

8. Seven Day International online workshop on "English Language Teaching and Literature: Current Issues Trends and Challenges by English Department, Mannar Thirumalai Naicker College, Madurai in collaboration with Mother Teresa Women's University Kodaikanal and Society for Literature and Culture on 7 July to 14 July 2020. (Online)

9. Department of English & IQAC College of Vocational Studies, "Literature and Cinema", University of Delhi 3rd Jan 2020

10. One Week National Level Faculty Development Programme -" New Directions in Teaching-Learning organised by Department of Humanities, St. Claret College, Bengaluru from 23 to 30 November 2020 (Online)

11. One-week Interdisciplinary Faculty Development Programme on Teacher, Teaching and Teacher Education: Processes, concerns and prospects Organised by Department of Elementary Education & Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC), Mata Sundri College for Women, University of Delhi, in collaboration with Teaching Learning Center for Social Science Dr Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya, Sagar, Madhya Pradesh from 18-23 October 2020 (online)

12. Seven Day International online workshop on "English Language Teaching and Literature: Current Issues Trends and Challenges by English Department, Mannar Thirumalai Naicker College, Madurai in collaboration with Mother Teresa Women's University Kodaikanal and Society for Literature and Culture on 7 July to 14 July 2020. (Online)

13. Nine Day National Webinar on "Intellectual Traditions and Critical Discourses: An Introduction" organised by Department of English, Mount Carmel College Autonomous Bengalaru, from 8 June to 16 June 2020. (Online)

14. Seven-day International E Workshop on "Contemporary Literary Trends in Literature" by Department of English, Pondicherry University, held from 22 June to 28 June 2020. (Online)

15. Faculty Development Programme organized by the Department of English, Rajiv Gandhi University, Arunachal Pradesh, India on "Critical Theories and their Contemporary Trajectories in Humanities", from 12th to 16th May 2020. (Online)

16. Faculty Development Programme organised by the Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College, in Association with IQAC (ARSD College) in collaboration with Teaching Learning Centre, Ramanujan College, University of Delhi 5th -11th November 2019.

17. Faculty Development Programme organised by the Department of English in association with IQAC Kalindi College on "Travel Writing" held on 6th April 2019

18. Faculty Development Programme organised by the Department of English PGDAV College on "Women and Empowerment in Contemporary India" on 12th April 2017

19. Faculty Development Programme titled "Teaching Crime Fiction: Texts and Methodologies" on 16 October 2017 ARSD College, DU

20. Faculty Development Programme titled "Autobiography" organised by the Department of English, Delhi College of Arts and Commerce on 10th November 2017

21. Foundation course, language, literature and creativity, Delhi University, South Campuses, 19th August 2013.

 

Attended Refresher/Orientation Course

1.Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College
(University of Accredited Grade ‘A' By NAAC, All India 13th Rank in NIRF (MHRD)
In Association with Ministry of Education, Pandit Madan Mohan Malviya National Mission on Teachers and Training Teaching Learning Center, Ramanujan College 
(University of Delhi) Organises Two Week Online Interdisciplinary Refresher Course (Bilingual) April 06 to 19, 2021 Online Cinema, Society & Education Education सिनेमा, िमाज औरसिक्षा

2. Participated in 107th four-week Orientation Programme. 13 Jan to 10 Feb 2014.
UGC sponsored. Academic Staff College, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delh.

3. Participated in 14th three-week Refresher Coures in English. 03 July to 23 July.
UGC sponsored. Academic Staff College, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi.

 

 

Areas of Specialization / Interest

  • Writings in English from the North East
  • Early 20th Century Novels
  • American Literature 
  • Folk narratives 

 

 

Subjects Taught

  • BA English Hons (British Literature-The Early 20th Cent, Postcolonial Literature, Contemporary Literature);
  • BA English Hons (Women’s Writing, Romantic Literature);
  • BA English Hons (American Literature);
  • BA English Hons (Diaspora Literature)
  • Eng Core; AECC
  • BA Programme (English A) Industrial Chemistry (Technical Writing); B. Com Hons (Business Communication);
  • B. Com programme (English for Students of Commerce)
  • B. Com Hons/Pol SC Hons/Maths Hons/Computer SC Hons (Contemporary India: Women and Empowerment)
  • Postgraduate: (American Literature, Feminist Criticism,)

 

Publications Profile

PUBLICATIONS

 

7. RESTLESS OCEANS

Publisher: Hawakal, New Delhi paperback Feb 2024

ISBN: 978-81-19858-72-9

National


6. BLUEST WATER AT THE RIVER CROSSING 

Publisher Bookleaf Publishing New Delhi 24 Feb 2023

National


5. NAGA TALES MORNING BLUSH

Publisher: Authorspress, New Delhi Paperback 2023

ISBN: 978-93-5529-777-8

National

 

4. HEADSPACE, THE MIND'S REALM

Publisher: Hawakal

Year: 22 September 2022 Print

ISBN: 978-93-91431-74-7 (Paperback)

National


3. LIANGTUNG PU children's illustrated novella

Publisher Authorspress, New Delhi paperback print. 2021

ISBN 978-93-5529-052-6

Print length 152 pages

National


2. SONGS OF RAENGDAILU a book of poems

Publisher Authorspress, New Delhi paperback print 1st October 2021

ISBN 978-93-5529-012-0

Print length 148 pages. English.

National


1. NAGA TALES. DAWN

Publisher Jan and Gaare Publishing, Norway.

Print. 6 June 2017. ISBN 9881366012982

International

 

WORK PUBLISHED IN ANTHOLOGIES:

 

1. Kaleidoscope, Anthology of International Poets

Title of poems: The Flower; Creating Magic; Forest; Widow; Bodies on the Highway and the Rivers

Publisher: International Publishing Centre

Year: 2022

ISBN: 9798201397562 (USA)

International


 Poem in Anthology

2. Souvenirs of Best Indian Poetry in English of 2021

Title of poem: Whispers from Mother Earth

Publisher: CynFynEnliven Publishers

Year: June 2021-2022

ISBN: 987-81-956448-4-1

National


Poems in Anthology

3. Winter's Ambivalence Anthology of poems and short stories

25 poems

Publisher Ukiyoto print. 2021

ISBN 978-9354909580

National


Poem in Anthology

4. Adversity Vol.2

Published by The Poet, October 2021

ISBN: 9798496718929

International


Poem in Anthology

5. Friends & Friendship

Vol. 2 - Rest Of The World

The Poet Summer 2021

ISBN: 9798538072590

International


Haiku in Anthology

6. Poetry Pea Journal: Summer

 2021

Patricia McGuire (Author)

ISBN 9798464403000

International


Haiku in Anthology

7. The Poetry Pea Journal Of Haiku And Senryu: Winter

2020

Patricia McGuire (Author)

ISBN 9798598334386

International


Poem in Anthology

8. Global Warming: compiled collection of poems

Compiled by        Akshay Sonthalia

Contributor Jonas Perez

Publisher    Poets' Choice, 2020

ISBN 1946211419, 9781946211


Haiku in Anthology

9. Caravan, Mississippi books.

Edited Sabuj Sarkar and Akshay Kumar Roy

Paperback and eBook.

5th September 2020.

ISBN-13: 978-93-5407-760-9

 

 

Poems in Journals, Books and Anthologies

 

*Published-3 poems: "Leh Driver", "Pied Piper" and "Summer Waves" in Anthology Adversity 2021 

*Published- 1 poem: "She is the Water Filling Your Emptiness" in Anthology Friends & Freiendship July 2021

*Published- 1 poem: "Her Unoccupied Chair" in Spillwords.com 13 July 2021

*Published- 1 poem: "When I Run in the Rain" in International Journal IJCLPH July 2021

*Published- 1 poem: "Circle of Motions" in Madras Courier 19 June 2021

*Published- 1 poem: "The Silence Without You" in The Pine Cone Review Issue 2 (W)riting the Pandemic 2 June 2021

*Published- 1 Poem :"Walk Away, Walk Away" in issue 9, Melbourn Culture Corner 1 June 2021

*Published- 1 poem: "The Flame Flower" 4 th week Lipi International Magazine April 2021

Two Haiku, "Candles" and "Rainy Night" selected for Poetry pea Podcast

and publication in Poetry Pea Journal of Haiku and Senryu, April 2021

*Published- 1 poem: "Diggers and Lighters Lipi International Magazine April 2021

*Published- 1 Haiku:  "Waning Moon" in Haikuniverse 21 April 2021

*Published- 1 poem: "Memory" in Borderless Journal 14 April 2021

*Published- 1 poem: "World Class City" in Borderless Journal 16 Feb 2021

*Published- 1 poem: "Song of the Soul" in The Little Journal of North East India. Jan 2021

*Published- 2 poems: 1. "The Cavern of Lonliness"

2. "Self-Isolation in a Shared Room" in Insulatus, (Anthology of Poems). 1 Jan 2021.

*Haiku "Mother's Funeral" read in a podcast and published in

Poetry Pea Journal of Haiku and Senryu, Series S3 Episode 24 "No Verbs" Dec 2020 and winter edition

*Published- 2 Poems: 1. "Lonely Winter Evenings.

2. "Carved it out and Bury it Under the Flame Tree".

Melbourne Culture Corner 4 issue December 2020

*Published- 1 Poem: "Sacred Flower" in Imphal Free Press, 22 Nov. 2020

*Published- 1 Poem: Chaakan in Imphal Free Press, 15 Nov. 2020

*Published- 5 poems: 1. "Twilight Flute" 2. "Just a Woman"

. "An Indian Diaspora in India". 4. "End of Peach"5. "Sound of the Bugle"

in Sunil Sharma, Anurag Sharma, eds. Setu,  Volumn 5; Issue 5;

October 2020. ISSN 2475-1359. Bilingual monthly journal published from Pittsburg, USA.online.

https://www.setumag.com/2020/10/poetry-achingliu-kamei.html  

*Published Three haiku ‘Marks of a Feather, Dragon Fly and Mountain Way of Life'

in Sabuj Sarkar and Akshay Kumar Roy eds. Caravan, Mississippi books, 2020.

 

CHAPTERS IN BOOKS

1. ‘Folk Oral Narratives, A Living Lore: New Compositions in Print, Inspired by Oral Traditions' chapter in edited by Athikho Kaisü and Daili Neli "Tribes of North East India: Orality, Migration and Epistemology". Publisher: Rawat Publications 1 January 2022. Print. Hardcover 232 pages ISBN-10: ‎ 131612341 ISBN- 13: ‎978-8131612347

2. ‘Critiquing Esterine Kire's ‘A terrible Matriarchy' chapter in edited Provakar Palaka "Reading the Margins". Publisher People's Book Shop India. 2020 Print. ISBN 13-978-81-934856-6-8

3. ‘Reading Cultural Expressions through Foodways: A Study of the Zeliangrong Nagas' in "North East India: Exploring Philosophy, Culture & Environment Sustainability". Edited Sonia Mehta and Anna Sengrung. Publisher Krishi Sankritis. 2019. Print. ISBN: 978-93-85822-90-2

4. ‘Interrogating the Causes and Effects of Alcoholism: A Christian Perspective in A Terrible Matriarchy by Esterine Kire' Chapter in "Christian inquiry on Polity". Publisher InterVarsity Publishers India 2017. Print. ISBN: 978-93-85141-32-4


 

 

 

 

Conference Participation / Presentations

PAPERS PRESENTED IN INTERNATIONAL AND NATIONAL CONFERENCES


1.Presented paper Titled "Dilemmas of difference: Disability and Gender in Trying to Grow" at the National Seminar "Literature and Disability: New Paradigms" organised by English Dept ARSD College NIRF 12 22 Feb 2022.


2. Presented Paper titled "Literature as a medium of developing Cultural awareness: Reading of select literary texts" at the international conference on "cultural unification through literature & language") organised by Manav Rachna International institute of research and studies faculty of media studies & humanities, department of English on 28th - 29th Jan, 2022

3. Invited resource person/Presented a paper titled "Naga Diasporic Community in Delhi: Negotiating Hierarchies of Belongingness" at the International Webinar on the theme ‘Living in the Present: Nagas in the 21st Century' organised by the Naga Scholars association from November 26th to 28th, 2020.

4. Presented a paper Titles "Maintaining Cultural Identity and Connectedness through Foodways: A Study of the Zeliangrong Community in the Metropolis" at the National Seminar Migration of Youth from North-East India to Urban Metros, organized by the North East Centre, Maharaja Agrasen college, 22-23 Aug.2019

5. Presented a paper titled "Graffiti in the Urban Space: Point of Intersection between Urbanism, Art and Literature" at the One-Day Seminar ‘Exploring Contemporary Urban Spaces' organised by the Department of English, Motilal Nehru College, University of Delhi on 29 March 2019

6. Presented a paper titled "Narratives of Madhubani and Graffiti: From the Margins to the Centre" at the National Conference ‘(Re) Defining Marginality' organised by Zakir Husain College, D.U. on 16. March 2019

7. Presented a paper titled "Displacement, Nostalgia, Identity and the Idea of Home in Visier Meyasetsu Sanyu's "A Naga Odyssey A Long Way Home" at the two day National Conference on ‘Identity and Diversity within Boundaries and Margins: Exploring Literature & Culture from India's North East' Organized by Centre for North East Studies and Policy Research Jamia Millia Islamia in collaboration with Sahitya Akademi New Delhi on 13-14 March 2019.

8. Presented a paper titled "Social Media and Women Empowerment: Passive recipients to #MeToo Movement and Beyond" at the International Conference on "The 21st Century Indian Woman: Representations and Expressions" organised by the Department of English, PGDAV College in collaboration with IQAC (PGDAV) on 12-13 March 2019.

9. Presented a paper titled "Makhel's Common Heritage; Tracing Back Through Shared Folklores, Oral Tradition and Language" at the Two-Day ICSSR sponsored National Seminar "Oral Tradition of Tribes in India's North East: Mao Naga Perspectives on Tangible Heritage, the Makhel" Organized by Centre for Culture, Media & Governance, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi in Collaboration with Mao Naga Scholars' Association, hosted by Hill College, Tadubi, Manipur on 18-19 Feb 2019

10. Presented a paper titled "Breaking Free of the Imposed Power: Alice Walker's The Color Purple" at the National Conference "Language and Literature: Transgressing Boundaries" organised jointly by FSLE-India & Manav Rachana International Institute of Research and Studies Faculty of Media Studies and Humanities Department of English on 31st Jan 2019

11. Presented a paper titled "Reading Cultural Expressions Through Foodways: A Study of the Zeliangrong Nagas" at the International Conference (Inter-disciplinary/Multi-disciplinary) ‘North East India: Exploring Philosophy, Culture & Environmental Sustainability' under IQAC Daulat Ram College, University of Delhi in collaboration with the Indian Council of Philosophical Research & P.A. Sangma Foundation on 10-11 Jan 2019

12. Presented paper titled "A Comparative Eco-Feminist reading of ‘Things Fall Apart' by Achebe and ‘When the River Sleeps' by Kire" at the International Conference on "Ecology & Culture Ecological and Cultural Cognizance: A Boulevard of Sustainable Amiability" jointly organized by FSLE-India and AMRITA Vishwa Vidyapeetham on 15-17 Dec 2018

13. Presented a paper on "Gender Politics: Systematic Unseen Barriers to Naga Women Rising" UGC Sponsored National Level Seminar on "Challenges and Issues of the Tribals in India By Tetso College, Nagaland, Jointly with Young Indians, Nagaland Chapter, Dimapur on 24-25 March 2017 National level

14. Presented a paper on "Interrogating the Causes and Effect of Alcoholism: A Christian Perspective in "A Terrible Matriarchy" by Esterine Kire National Conference on "Re-Imagining the Idea of The Nation" By Theological Research and Communication Institute and Union of Evangelical Students of India On 23-24 Feb 2017 National Conference

15. Presented a paper on "Tribal Culture and Women: A critique on women's status through a close reading of Esterine Iralu's "A Terrible Matriarchy" at the Two Day International Conference. "History, Culture, and Literature: Reading the Margines." Golden Jubilee Year Celebration (1967-2017) by Department of English, Swami Shraddhanand College in Collaboration with Department of English, University of Delhi. 24-25 Feb 2017. International Conference

16. Presented a paper on "Interrogating the Causes and Effects of Alcoholism: A Christian Perspective in "A Terrible Matriarchy" by Esterine Kere. National Conference on Re-Imagining the Idea of Nation" by TRACI on 23-24 Feb 2016 Delhi. National Conference

17. Chaired National Seminar on "State, Society and Nationalism: Relevance of Rani Gaidinliu in the Contemporary Society." By Rani Gaidinliu Birth Centenary cum Indigenous Cultural Festival organizing Committee Under the Aegis of Zeliangrong Welfare Association Delhi and Zeliangrong Students' Union Delhi, sponsored by Ministry of Culture, Government of India. 23 Jan. 2016



INVITED TALKS/LECTURES/

RESOURCE PERSON/CHIEF GUESTS/GUEST OF HONOUR


24. Invited resource person at the Topic: International Symposium on Indian English Poetry, Celebrating Nissim Ezekiel and Mapping the landscape of Indian English Poetry, organised by The English Department Association of Janki Devi Memorial College on 4 April 2024 


23. Invited Resource person at the two days Are You Lit on "Writing orality" Beyond Hornbill organised by The Story People on 30 and 31 March 2024


22. Invited Poet panelist at the International Glasshouse Poetry Festival organised by Artmantram and Glasshouse Festival of Poetry on 23 and 24 March 2024


21. Invited Resource Person at the International Women's Day Seminar on the theme "Inspire Inclusion" by the 6th Assam Rifles, Manipur on 6th March, 2024


20. Invited resource person on108th Rani Gaidinliu Birth Anniversary (January 26, 1915) organised by Zeliangrong Students Union Delhi & Zeliangrong Welfare Association Delhi Organise a Webinar on 26 Jan 2024


19. Invited Panellist Poet at the Razzmatazz organised by Vivekananda School of English Studies, VIPS on 18 of May, 2023

18. Invited Lecture "Songs of Raengdailu: Rememory (ing) Poetry and Women" By Tetso College, Dimapur, affiliated to Nagaland University on 11 March 2023


17. Invited Lecture "Folklore Mirroring Culture: Zeliangrong-Inpui Community" organized by Department of Folklore Research, Guhati University on 10 March 2023


16. Invited Lecture "Why Stories Matter: Equipment for Living" on 9 March 2023 by Naga Research Scholars Forum, Shillong
Lecture "Passion, Obligation and Creativity" by Bamduan Reki, Luangdimaei Citizens Forum 25 Feb 2023


15. Invited Lecture "What Does it Take to Write"? Writing With A Purpose. 1st November 2023 Organised by English Literary Soceity in Collaboration with the North East Centre, Kamla Nehru College 1 November 2023


14. Invited Lecture "Why Write For Children?" In-House Conversation Monthly Talk Series on Friday, the 23rd of September 2022 by Naga Scholars Association (online)


13. Guest of Honour at the Xvii Inpui Kinthan NGEI (New Generation Celebration organised by Inpui students union, Delhi at Community Centre Hall, Police Colony, New Delhi, 17 September 2022


12. Invited Panel discussion "The Role Of Indigenous Knowledge In The Conservation Of Environment," organized on the occasion of International Day of World's Indigenous Peoples 2022 by Adivasi Students Forum, and North East Students, TISS Mumbai on 11 August 2022 (Online)


11. Invited Inaugural lecture "Empowering The Women Of Northeast India" at the event Octet'22 organised by Ethnic Eight North East Students Society of Jesus and Mary College 26 April 2022


10. Chief Guest, at the function, Udghoshana, Curtain Raiser to Yuvaan, organised by Maharaja Agrasen College, DU. MAC-ECA (Extra Curricular Activity) 8 April 2022


9. Invited conversation as an author hosted by Dr Senganglu Thaimei by Rongmei Scholars Association 26 Feb 2022


8. Invited Resource person on the theme "Vision of Haipou Jadonnang and its Relevance in the contemporary Zeliangrong Society" on the 89th "Martyrdom Anniversary of Haipou Jadonnag on 29 August 2020. (Online)


7. Invited Talk as one of the resource persons on 'Women's Role in Preservation of Indigenous Languages' under the theme "Indigenous Languages and Identity' at the 26th year of the International Day of the World's Indigenous People's Celebration on 9th August 2020 (Online)


6. Invited Talk as one of the panellists on ' Indigenous Languages and Identity' at the 25th year of the International Day of the World's Indigenous People's Celebration 10 August 2019


5. Invited Talk as one of the panellists on "Tales of Pluralism" on ‘North East Day' organised by the Department of Social Work, University of Delhi on 22 Feb 2019

Invited Talk on ‘Health and Fitness' organised by BBCF, Delhi 24 October 2018.

4. Invited Talk as one of the panellists on ‘Emergence of Feminism in 21st Century India: Group activism to hashtags' at the alumni women conclave, JNU on 24 Nov 2018


3. Invited Talk on "Folk Oral Narratives: Its Relevance and Function in Contemporary Times" organized by Naga Scholars Association on 13 July 2018


2. Invited Talk on ‘Breast Cancer Awareness' organized by Women's development cell ARSD College in collaboration with English department, ARSD College, on 8 March 2017.


1. Invited Talk on "Rani Gaidinliu, the Freedom Fighter: Re-Centring" on the 22nd Death Anniversary of Rani Gaidinliu organised by Zeliangrong Students' Union Delhi on 17 Feb 1017.

 

 

 

CONFERENCES/WEBINARS ATTENDED (physical and online)

Bi-National Virtual Conference on "Healing Traditions among the Indigenous Communities in India and Canada: Challenges of Recognition and Mainstreaming within the Global Public Health System" Organised by Centre of Social Medicine and Community Health (CSMCH), School of Social Sciences (SSS), Jawaharlal Nehru University (JNU), New Delhi, India
Funded by Shastri Indo Canadian Institute (SICI) www.shastriinstitute.org/

National Seminar on "Rethinking Folklore, Folklife and Cultural Memory"
Organized by: Centre for North East Studies and Policy Research Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi January 21, 22,24, 25- 2022 (certificate not given)

Methodology Concerns: Exploring the Tribal context of India's North-East in Times of the Pandemic. A talk by Professor Virginius Xaxa. Former Deputy Director, Tata Institute for Social Science, Guwahati. Sept 14 Sept 2020 10.30 AM organised by Center for North East Studies and Policy Research, Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi, under the Center of Excellence (CoE) Scheme, Ministry of Tribal Affairs, Govt of India. 14 Sept 2020 (online)

International Day of the World's Indigenous People. Session IV: Weaving Knowledge Culture and Customary Land Rights with IPFS, organised by Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact 6th August 2020 (Online)

International Day of the World's Indigenous People. Session III: Securing Lands Territories, and Resources. Organised by Asia Indigenous Peoples Pact 5 August 2020 (Online)

Stigma and the Covid Pandemic: Testimonies of Resilience, Resistance and Agency organized by IQAC and the Department of English, Jesus and Mary College, University of Delhi, India on June 25th, 2020.Certificate No. - JMC/002

"Constructing the Identity of Woman: Temsula Ao and Mona Zote" organized by Internal Quality Assurance Cell (IQAC) Women's College, Shillong Supported by Department of English, Women's College, Shillong. 24th July 2020. (Online)

Webinar on 'Importance of Research In Making Fictional And Non-Fictional Films' organized by department of BAFTNMP, in association with Internal Quality Assurance Cell ( IQAC ) of UPG college and subject experts Mr Durgesh Gupta ( Fictional Films ) & Dr Machunwangaliu Kamei ( Non-Fictional Films ) . 5: 00 p.m. to 6: 30 p.m. On 30th June 2020,.(Online)

Folk Lores matter Folkloristics in Contemporary Academic Discourse by Centre for Naga Tribal Language Studies, Nagaland University, held on 23.July.2020 (Online)

"Partition Literature: Themes and Concerns" Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College (University Of Delhi) Accredited Grade ‘A' By NAAC, ll India14th Rank in NIRF (MHRD) Sr No: PLTC/ARSD/006 Organized National Webinar on 06th May, 2020 (Online)

"E-content: Design And Delivery" Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College (University Of Delhi) Accredited Grade ‘A' By NAAC All India 14th Rank in NIRF (MHRD) Sr No: EDD/ARSD/001. Organized National Webinar on 15th May 2020. (Online)

"Engendering Migration during COVID crisis: Reflections" Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College (University Of Delhi) Accredited Grade ‘A' By NAAC All India 14th Rank in NIRF (MHRD) Sr No: EMDC/ARSD/001, Organized National Webinar on 15th May 2020 (Online)

"Indian writings in English: Need for New Perspectives" Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College (University Of Delhi) Accredited Grade ‘A' By NAAC All India 14th Rank in NIRF (MHRD) Sr No: IEW/ARSD/001, Organized National Webinar on 15th May 2020 (Online)

Attended a talk on "Death, Agency, and Life Writing" by Udaya Kumar, CES JNU at DCAC on 18th April 2018.
‘Writing out of the box' by Esterine Kire North East India Studies Programme, School of Social Sciences, JNU. 9th January 2018

Faculty Development Programme on "Women and Empowerment in Contemporary India" by English Department, P.G.D.A.V. College, Evening on 12 April 2017

National Conference. "Many Patriarchies, Many Positionalities: Re-Interrogating Gender in Narratives from North-East India". Department of English, Shivaji College, D.U. 16-17. Feb 2017


 

 

Administrative Assignments

2014-2023 Nodal Officer, North East Welfare Society 

2023        Organised Cultural Annual Inter College Fest "Rainbow Fest"

2022        Organised Orientation cum talk for North East Students

2021        Organised Orientation cum Talk for North East Students

2020        Organised Cultural Annual Inter College Fest "Rainbow Fest"

2018        Organised Cultural Annual Inter College fest "Rainbow Fest"

2018        Organised Orientation cum Talk for North East Students

2017        Organized Orientation cum Talk for North East Students

2017        Organized Cultural Annual Inter College Fest “Rainbow Fest”

2016        Organized Orientation cum Talk for North East Students

2016        Organized Cultural Annual Inter Cllege Fest “Rainbow Fest”

2015        Organized Orientation cum Talk for North East Students

2015        Organized Cultural Annual Inter College Fest “Rainbow Fest”

2014        Organized Orientation cum Talk for North East Students

2014        Organized Cultural Annual Inter College Fest “Rainbow Fest”

 

2024-2025               Member, Attendance committee

2023-2024               Convenor, Association

2022-2023               Convenor, Association

2021-2022               Member, fee concession committee 

2020-2021               Member, fee concession committee 

2019-2020               Teacher-in-charge

2013-2014               Teacher-in-charge

2008-2009               College magazine, Sub-editor.                

2016-2017               College Magazine, Sub-editor.           

2013-2014               Attendance Committee member.

2015-2016               Member, Film Appreciation Committee

2014-2015               Member, Film Appreciation Committee

2014-2015               Member, Staff Association

 

TALKS ORGANISED (College level/Inter-College)

 

15. Organised Poetry Fest "Verset" of 6th October 2023

14. Organised Book Talk: Author Tarun Mehrishi's 'The Portrait of a Secret' 21 August 2023


13. Organised Orientation cum Talk (UG) Online, ARSD College (Inter College) 16 Feb

12. Organised Orientation cum talk resource person Aranyak Saikia (online) 2022

11. Organised Talk "Creativity, Conventions and the Self" by Dr Senganglu Thaimei, Associate Professor, Miranda (Inter-college) 23 Nov 2021

10. Organised Talk "Women against Extremism and As Peace Builders" (North East welfare committee) ARSD (UG) ARSD college (Inter-college) (UG) Online ARSD College 24 Aug 2021

9. Organised conversation with writer Aruni Kashyap, Creative writer, Professor Georgia University on the topic "On Life Literature and Society" on 24 July 2021 (Online)

8. Organised Orientation cum Talk for North East Students resource persons. Jasmine Patton, Associate professor, of Gargi College, D U, and Teresa Rehman, Journalist and Author 24 January 2021

7. Organised movie screening of the movie "Loktak Lairembee: Lady of the Lake" (loosely based on a short story, ‘Nongmei' by Sudhir Naoroibam which won Best Film on Environmental Conservation at the 64th National Film Awards, 2016) cum talk on Environment Invited resource person for the talk Dr. Ramananda Mayanglangbam, assistant professor, Chemistry department, Kirori Mall College 23rd of February 2019

6. Organised an orientation cum talk on the topic Dr. AK Singh, Retd. IPS Officer and
P. Ramesh Kumar, Advocate-on-Record, Supreme Court of India on 24th October 2019

5. Organised an orientation cum talk on the topic "North East States and Its Literature". Invited resource persons Dr. Veio Pou, Assistant Professor, English Department from Bhagat Singh College, University of Delhi, and Dr. Pravakar Pallakar, English Department from Swami Shradhanan College, University of Delhi. On 11th October 2018

4. Organised an orientation cum talk for the North East students of Atma Ram Sanatan Dharma College on the topic "North East". Resource person Dr Amarjeet, Professor, North East Study Centre, Jamia Millia Islamia University and Dr.Neena Gulbani, on 15 October 2017

3. Organised panel discussion on "Irom Sharmila, the Iron Lady: A closer look at her 16-year fast against Armed Forces Special Powers Act (AFSPA)", resource persons Dr Lungthuiyang Riamei, Assistant Professor, Dyal Singh College, Mr. Gautam Navlakha, Editorial Consultant (EPW) Dr I.M. Jha, Associate Professor, Political Science Department, ARSD College 27 September 2016

2. Organized an orientation cum Talk Dr. Alka Saikia, Assistant Professor, Department of History (Gargi College) Shri Manas Pratim Gohain, Assistant Editor (Times of India) and Eunice Pamei, Project director, (Atulya Home, New Generation Trust) on 11 August 2016


1. Organized an orientation cum talk on "Legal Awareness" Resource persons Ms. Eliza Rumthao (Programme advisor, JVI, and member Internal Complaint Committee for sexual harassment at workplace, Safdarjung Hospital, and Jindal Powers and Steel) and Resource Person Dr. Walunir, Academic Coordinator and Assistant Professor, Amity Institute of English Studies and Research on 15 September 2015.

 

Other Activities

 

 

Award 63 rd Annual Flower Show, University of Delhi. March 4, 2021
Theme: "Diversity of Flowers, Fruits & Vegetables in India"
Second prize: Virtual Photography competition (DU community category)

 

 

Performed a self-composed poetry at the second edition of “I Am” at commotion on 20 July 2018.

Rapporteur: “Strangers no More: New Narratives from India’s North East” by Professor Sanjoy Hazarika, Director, CHRI a talk organised by The Naga Scholars Association (NSA) NEW DELHI, MARCH 18. 2018

Performed a self-composed poetry “Your Life Will Change” at ‘I Am’, a creative forum to express our stories to help others at Commotion Centre on 16th March. 2018

Organised a book release ‘Shringaar’ by FSLE, New Delhi with English Dept, ARSD College. On 12 April 2018. 2-3.30 PM.

Read Self Composed Poetry titled “To A Million and More” in the event “International Women’s Day” organised by English Department, ARSD College on 8 March 2016




Sports/Athletics 

2nd Position International Superwoman FullMarathon 8 March 2021. Virtual.

1st Runners Up 63 Ultra run 'Pagdandi Ultra" 29 Feb 2020.

1st position "Wings Full Marathon" 15 Dec 2019.

1st Runners Up Half Marathon 'Dwarka Charity Run sponsored by Mexico Embassy" 1 Sept 2019.

1st Position Halh Marathon "Hindustan Marathon" 31 March 2019.

1st Runners Up Table Tennis, ARSD College Annual sports Day 2018-2019.

1st Runners Up 400 metre Women Faculty, ARSD Annual Sports Meet 2018-2019.

1st position 15 k "Dwarka Charity Run sponsored by Mexico Embassy 1 September 2018.

1st position, Half Marathon "Columbian Annual Trail Run" 11 March 2018.

1st Runners Up 400 metre Women Faculty, ARSD Annual Sports Meet 2014