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Amartya Mitra

PhD Student
Office Hours
STV 424B
Stevenson Hall

Tuesday- 11am-1pm
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Current Courses

101.036Composition As Critical Inquiry

101.064Composition As Critical Inquiry

Research Interests & Areas

Humor Studies, Ecotheory, Digital Humanities, Cultural Studies, European Modernism

MA (Certificate) in Digital Humanities and Cultural Informatics

Jadavpur University

MA in English

Visva Bharati , Santiniketan

BA (Hons) in English Language & Literature

Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira (University of Calcutta)

Wingword Poetry Prize (Finalist)

Delhi Poetry Slam

Best Editor Award for the Short Film 'Putul'

JIS College of Engineering

Mrinal Sen Memorial Prize for the Short Film 'Putul"

Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira

Debmoy Banerjee Memorial Prize for the play 'Porjotoker Pakkami' (Bengali)

Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira

After Dickens Writing Award

British Council India

Creative Works/Broadcast Media

Mitra, A. Poems Divorce I and Divorce II. Vickey David (EDs), Heap of Broken Images: An Anthology of Today’s Poems. Notion Press (2022): 134.
Mitra, A. Brink. Riding On The Summer Train. Wingword Poetry Competition (2020): 87.


Fire Spitting Humor: A Benign Violation Reading of 'Roast' Comedy. Conference of the International Society for Humor Studies (ISHS 34). Texas A&M University. (2024)
Interweaving Justice: Exploring Latin American Folk Retelling in Eduardo Galeano and Francis Borges's Walking Words. Deep Histories, Material Memory and Sentient Justice. Illinois State University. (2023)
'Title'. Creative Writing Workshop. Visva Bharati. (2022)