Editor In Chief
Journal of the Department of English, Berhampur University, Odisha, India
Dr Shruti Das
Head, P.G Department of English, Berhampur University, Odisha, India.
Dr. Shruti Das is Head, Post Graduate Department of English and Director Centre for Canadian Studies Berhampur University in Odisha, India. She is a critic, translator and poet, writing bilingually in English and her native tongue Odia.
She has participated, presented papers as Plenary and Keynote speaker and chaired sessions in many National and International Seminars and Webinars on English language, literature and Eco criticism in India, USA and Europe. She has been a visiting Lecturer in 2 Universities in Poland. She has the distinction of being placed in the ALA Directory of Scholars, Princeton University, USA.
She has the honor of being the guest editor of the Special issue “Tropical Imaginaries and Climate Crisis” of the e-Tropic journal September 2021. She has published many research articles and creative work in National and International Journals and books, and has published eleven books (including two volumes of poetry): From Margin to the Centre- A Toni Morrison Reader (2009), Contemporary Communicative English (1st Edition 2010, 2ndEdition 2015), Language Learning Skills: Teacher’s Perception (2016), The Widening Gyre (OUP 2016), Re-Thinking Environment: Literature, Ethics and Praxis (2017),Form and Finesse: Business Communication and Soft Skills (2017), A Daughter Speaks: a Collection of poems (2013) and Lidless Eyes (2015), Performing the Nation: Memory and Desire in Contemporary Literature(2019), Earth Song(2020)and Environment and Culture in the Anthropocene(2020). Six Scholars have been awarded Ph.D. under her supervision.
She is widely traveled and is member Board of Editors and member Advisory Body of many National and International Literary Journals and the Editor of Literary Oracle: An International Journal of Literature and Culture. Her poetry has been published in many anthologies and journals in India and abroad.
A translator and public speaker of repute, she has received international acclaim and has been placed in the Bibliography of Commonwealth Writers for her first volume of Poems and has received the ASLE Travel Award-2019 at the University of California at Davis. Her special interests are Post colonialism, South Asian Feminism, Indian Aesthetics, Eco-criticism and English Language teaching.
Address : Post Graduate Department of English, Berhampur University, Berhampur, Odisha, India,. 760007