Department of English
School of Humanities and Social Sciences
Email Contact: Doyeeta.email@example.com
PhD: University of St Andrews
M.A.: Jadavpur University
B.A.: Jadavpur University
Teaching Fellow: University of Edinburgh
Instructor/TA: University of St Andrews
RA: Jadavpur University
Early modern studies, history of political thought, 20th century political theory, intellectual history, translation, cultural studies.
Tyranny and Usurpation: The New Prince and the Problem of Lawmaking Violence in Early Modern Drama, under contract with English Association Monograph Series, University of Liverpool Press.
Rajpurush, trans. Doyeeta Majumder, with an introduction by Swapan Chakravorty. A trans-lation of Niccolo Machiavelli’s Il principe, translated from the original Italian. 156 pp. Rs 270. ISBN 978-81-86854-76-7. (Kolkata: Jadavpur University Press, 2012).
‘The Political Morality Play: Educating the Tudor/Stuart Prince’, Jadavpur University Essays and Studies, Special Issue: Materiality and Cultural Life in Early Modern Europe (forthcom-ing), ISSN number: 0975-3478.
‘Counselling the Counsellors: Sir David Lyndsay’s Ane Satyre of the Thrie Estaitis’ (2015): accepted by Scottish Literary Review.
‘Absolutism in Gorboduc: The Changing Poetics of Tudor Political Drama’ (2015): Pending corrections, Renaissance Studies.
National and International Recognition
Stapley Trust Scholarship: 2012
Charles Wallace India Trust Scholarship: 2012
UGC NET: 2011
University Gold Medal for Academic Excellence: Jadavpur, 2010.