Professor, Department of Film Studies
Permanent: 19/7 Naktala Lane, Kolkata
700 047

Current: BE 243 Salt Lake, Kolkata 700064
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Ph.D. 2002 Monash Universtiy, Australia
M.Phil. 1992 Jadavpur University
M.A. 1985 Jadavpur University
B.A. 1983 Jadavpur University

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Field of Specialization
Indian cinema; film theory; cultural theory
Courses Taught/Teaching
History of world cinema, Indian cinema, cultural theory, film theory
Research Area
Indian film history; Indian forms of modernity
Haldia Govt College (Lecturer in English, 1989-1993); Jadavpur University (1993-)
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Department of English, University of Delhi UGC Visiting Fellow 2012
Chao Centre for Asian Studies, Rice University, Texas, Houston Frank and Cindy Liu Distinguished Visitor 2011
New York Indian Film Festival Best Feature Film Award for film 'Sthaniya Sambaad' 2011
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