NIT Sikkim

NameDr. Dhananjay Tripathi
DesignationAssistant Professor
Academic QualificationD.Phil (University of Allahabad)
Areas of InterestTwentieth Century Fiction,
Indian Writing in English,
Literary Criticism,
Myth and Religious retelling.
Work Experience6 Years
TeachingsProfessional Communication ( MS1001)
List of PublicationsBook
Tripathi, Dhananjay. R.K. Narayan: Phenomenology and Consciousness. Germany: Scholars' Press, Oct. 2013. (ISBN 9783639518719).

Book Chapters
1. Sarmah, Ankita, Saikia, Bedabrat, and Tripathi, Dhananjay. "Employment Creation & Growth Constraints of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs) in Kamrup-Metro District of Assam: An Empirical Analysis". Rural Development in India-Challenges and the Tasks Ahead, Eds. Bedabrat Saikia & Shrinibas Jena. Pg. 129-156. Guwahati (India): EBH Publishers, 2020. (ISBN 978-93-88881-29-6).
2. Sarmah, Ankita, Saikia, Bedabrat, and Tripathi, Dhananjay. "Micro Small & Medium Enterprises as a Strategy for Women Entrepreneurship: An Empirical Analysis of Kamrup-Metro District of Assam". Gender and Development, Eds. Dinesh Das. Pg. 143-148. New Delhi (India): Mittal Publications, 2020. (ISBN 81-8324-965-5).
3. Tripathi, Dhananjay and Richa Mishra. "Reflection of Social Changes and Literary Tastes in Cinematic Appropriation of Sharat Chandr's Devdas in Bollywood". Literature and Cinema: Appropriation, Adaptation, Adultration, Eds. Sri Krishan Rai & Anugamini Rai. Germany: Lambert Publication House, 2014. (ISBN 9783848426034).
4. Tripathi, Dhananjay. "Reflection of the Third Space in the Novels of R.K. Narayan". A Critical Study of the Fictional World of R.K. Narayan, Eds. Aman Rana. Pg 102-197. New Delhi, Atlantic Books, 2013. Print. (ISBN 9788126918072).

1. Tripathi, Dhananjay and Bhaskar Chettri. "Humour and anticolonial discourse in the early novels of R.K. Narayan". Agathos: An International Review of the Humanities and Social Sciences (Web of Science), Volume 11, Issue 2 (21), 2020:151-160.
2. Chettri, Bhaskar and Dhananjay Tripathi. "Multiculturalism in Raj Novel: Rereading Paul Scott's The Jewel in the Crown" Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities (Web of Science), Vol. 11, No. 2, July-September 2019. 1-19. (ISSN 0975-2935).
3. Sarmah, Ankita; Saikia, Bedabrat; and Tripathi, Dhananjay. "Business Success Factors of Micro Small and Medium Enterprises (MSMEs): Findings from Kamrup-Rural of Assam". Advances in Economics and Business Management, Vol. 6, No. 5, July-September 2019, pp. 418-424.
4. Tripathi, Dhananjay and Lekha Rai. "The Nepali Shamans, Unlettered Gift of Prophecy as Intermediaries between the Physical and Alternate Realities" Research Journal of Humanities and Social Sciences, Vol. 9, Issue: 4. 2018. (ISSN 09756795).
5. Tripathi, Dhananjay and Richa Mishra. "Contemporarising, De-constructing and De-contextualizing the Myth in Yayati and Yuganta Research Scholar an International Refereed e-Journal, Vol. 1, Issue - 3, August 2013. (ISSN 23206101).
6. Tripathi, Dhananjay and S.K. Rai. "The Cleft: An Argument for Men by a Feminist" Contemporary Discourse. Vol. 3. Pg 315-318. 2012. (ISSN 09763686).

Paper Presented in International / National Conferences
1. "Humour as a Subliminal Strategy in R.K. Narayan's Anticolonial Discourse" at the International conference on Humour organized by Inter-disciplinary.Net at Mansfield College, University of Oxford, Oxford, London during 2-4 June 2016.
2. "Contemporizing Mahabharata in Literature and Cinema: An Analysis of Post-Colonial Voices in The Great Indian Novel and Raajneeti" at the International Conference on Post-Colonial Voices in South Asian Literature & Cinema organized by Garden City College, Banglore during 7 & 8 Feb 2014.
3. "Cinema a Subliminal Simulation" at the International Conference on Literature to Cinema organized by Dept. Of Humanities and Social Sciences National Institute of Technology Durgapur during June01-03, 2013.
4. "The Novels of R.K. Narayan: A Projection of Contemporary Power- Politics" at UGC Sponsored 2 days National Seminar on Literature and History organized by Department of English and Modern European Languages, DDU Gorakhpur University on 16 & 17 March 2013.
5. "Deinstitutionalization of Marriage in Bollywood : An Analysis of the Movies of the 21st Century" at XV International Conference of the Forum on Contemporary Theory, Vadodara on Media and Utopia: Imagination, History, Technology held in Allahabad in Collaboration with the Department of English and Modern European Languages, University of Allahabad during 16-19 December 2012.
6. "Intrigue : The Fulcrum of Shakespeare's Writing" at 7th Biennial world Shakespeare Conference on Shakespeare Across Cultures jointly organized by Department of English, Banaras Hindu University & Shakespeare Society of Eastern India, Kolkata on 3-5 December 2012.
7. "Othello and Omkara: A Comparative Study of Two Different Civilizations" at the International Conference on "Expanding Territories : Comparative Literature in the 21st Century" Department of English &CLS, Saurastra University, Rajkot (Gujarat). On March 29, 30 & 31, 2010.
Membership of Professional Bodies
Achievements UGC NET, SET (Rajasthan, Uttarakhand and North East)
Awarded Minor Research Project by ICSSR titled "The Occult Tradition of Shamanism in Sikkim: A Study of its Core Belief and Tribal Nature" in the year 2018.
Office AddressFaculty Room 2,
Academic Block,
NIT Sikkim