Abhijeet Paul


Ph.D. South and Southeast Asian Studies with Emphasis in Critical theory, University of California at Berkeley (2015)
Ph.D. English, University of Calcutta (2003)

Address & Office Hours: 

350B Dwinelle Hall

Fall 2017 Office Hours: TTh 12:30-1:30P


Abhijeet Paul specializes in modern South Asian literature (Bengali, Hindi/Bhojpuri), culture, and ethics. He is preparing two monographs, one on technology, work, and ethics in South Asian literature and performance and the other on “political test” in the Bengali novels of Jibanananda Das. He is also translating Samaresh Basu's Jagaddal (1966), the selected Hindi/Bhojpuri works of the Bhikhari Thakur, Gopal Prasad, and Mohammed Israil.