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Gaur Rashmi (Ms)
Gaur, Rashmi (Ms) Professor rgaurfhs[at]iitr.ac.in NA
Areas of Interest
  • Professional Communication, English, Professional Communication, Modern Indian Fiction, Gender/Culture Studies, Indian, British and Can
Honors and Awards
AwardInstituteYear
National Merit ScholarshipU.P.Board1974
Educational Details
DegreeSubjectUniversityYear
M.A.,D.PhilEnglishAllahabad University1989
Administrative Background
FromToDesignationOrganisationLevel
2012On GoingHead of the DeptHumanities &Social Sciences,I.I.T.Roorkee
Participation in seminars
NamePlaceSponsored ByDate
XXIII IACS International Conference"Cosmopolitianism:Canada &IndiaUniversity of JammuCentre for New Literature,University Of Jammu23 Feb to
Triennial conference of ACLALS, Literature of our TimesVancouver,CanadaAssociation of Commonwealth Literature and Lannguage Studies17.08.07 t
Redifining the Self:Women in Post-Colonial Indian English WritingsC.C.S University MeerutU.G.C1.12.07 to
National Seminar on Post Colonialism and Third World LiteratureHindu College ,JagadhariU.G.C27,28 Sept
Memberships
  • Indian Society for Studies in Contemporary Literature, Member
  • The Indian Assocition for English Studies, Member
  • Indian Women Scientist's Association, Member
  • Indian Association for Commonwealth Language And Literature, Member
  • Indian Association for Candian Studies, Member
  • Indian Society for American Studies, Member
  • Indian Society forCommonwealth Studies, Member
  • Bundelkhand University Jhansi, Member Academic Council
  • Roorkee School for Deaf,I.I.T.Roorkee, Member, Management Committee
  • C.C.S.Uninversity, Meerut, Member RDC
Research Scholar Groups
Scholar NameInterest
Shaiesta AnaasCanadian Literature
PHDs Supervised
TopicScholar NameStatus of PHDRegistration Year
Shashi Deshpande's feministic concernsPallaviA1
A Pragma-Linguistic Approach to Literary Discourse: A Study of Four Contemporary Indian Diasporic NoMs UrjaniO2009
Anticipating Post Feminism in the novels of Margaret LaurenceMs Rano RingoA1
Visits to outside institutions
Institute VisitedPurpose of VisitDate
Uttarakhand Technical University, Dehradoon, RDC Meeting, 26.3.20110000-00-00
Uttarakhand Technical University, Dehradoon, RDC Meeting, 28.7.2010
1- Gautam Buddha University, Greater Noida ,Member Selection Committee, 28.7.201
Gautam Buddha University, Gr NoidaScreening Committee Meeting 06.07.20
Uttaranchal State Engineers' AcademyTo deliver a lecture to State irrigation engineers on Communication skills at Dehradun13.02.06
N.A.S.College,MeerutTo deliver invited lecture in seminar on Diaspora Writers.19.02.06
Kurukshetra University,KurukshetraTo deliver lecture in academic staff college on 'Construction of Gender' and 'Gender issues in Indian English Writing' to degree college teachers.04.03.06
Gurukul Kangri University,HardwarTo deliver lecture on 'Feminist Concerns in Canadian Women Writing',in the National Workshop on Canadian Studies for Research Scholars and Young Teachers,organizes by the Center for Canadian Studies and Dept of English, GKU,Haridwar.19.03.06
Chatrapati Sahuji Maharaj University,KanpurTo attend meeting of Research Degree Committee.23.08.06
Hari Singh Gour University, SagarPh D Viva-voce 20.11.20
Kurukshetra University,KurukshetaTo deliver lectures in academic staff college on "Ecocriticism:Theory and Practice" and on"Theories of Gender Construction and Fiction of Shashi Deshpande"16.09.06
Bundelkhand University,JhansiTo conduct workshop on "Group Discussion and Interview Techniques".04.10.06
Jammu University,JammuTo deliever paper on topic entitled "Cosmopolitanism & Compatibility of the Feminist Argument"in XXIII I.A.C.S. International Conference on Canadian Studies.24.02.07 t
Kurkshetra University KurkshetraInvited as a Resource Person in the U.G.C sponsered Referesher Course.Delivered two lectures. Post Feminism & Gender English Teaching:Some Pedagogical Issues 08.12.07
Chatrapati Sahuji Maharaj University,KanpurTo attend meeting of Research Degree Committee.23.08.06
Courses or Conferences Organised
Conference NameSponsored ByDate
International Conference on Commonwealth StudiesDept. of Humanities And Social Sciences, I.I.T.RoorkeeOct.13-15,
Books Authored
The Poetic Strain in the novels of Virginia Woolf
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published by: Vimal Prakashan, Ghaziabad Page No: 193 (Vol 01) year: 1991
Women's Writing:Some Facets
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published by: Sarup&Sons, New Delhi Page No: 151 (Vol 01) year: 2003
Ice- Candy-Man:A Reader's Companion
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published by: asia book club.New Delhi Page No: 222 (Vol 01) year: 2004
Anathamurthy's: Samaskara
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published by: Prestige,New Delhi Page No: 176 (Vol 01) year: 2006
Refereed Journal Papers
Self Realisation and Search For Identity in The Color Purple
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: Indo American Review Vol: Vol.16, no.1-2 (Pg 126-134) Date: 2003
What is not there :Side-Tracked Gender in R.K.Narayan's The Finacial Expert
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: The Atalantic Critical Review Vol: Vol.4, no.1 (Pg 63-71) Date: 2005
Gordimer's The Late Bourgeois World:Revolutionary Veneer over Conventional Gender Roles
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: The Commonwealth Review Vol: XC, no.1 (Pg 121-131) Date: 2005
Keleidoscopic Cultural Multiplicity and Identity in Jhumpa Lahiri's Namesake
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: Points Of View Vol: Vol.XI, no.2 (Pg 85-92) Date: 2004
Context and Text:Technology of Gender in the Fiction of Shashi Deshpade
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: The Commonwealth Review Vol: XVII,No. 2 (Pg 177-185) Date: 2009
Subtext of Marginalization in George Orwell's Animal Farm
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: The Atlantic Critical Review Vol: vol 2, no.1 (Pg 97-104) Date: 2003
Justifying Sathe's Act in Toni Morrison's Beloved
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: The Atlantic Literary Review Vol: Vol. 3, no.1 (Pg 158-166) Date: 2002
Linguistics And Translation
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: The Quest Vol: Vol.15, no.1 (Pg 74-80) Date: 2001
Images of Indian Woman in Shashi Deshpande's That Long Silence-Images, Myths and Realities
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: Literary Criterion Vol: Vol.38, no.1 (Pg 05-18) Date: 2003
Society Husband and Other:The Dilemma of Indian Wives in the novels of Shashi Deshpande
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: Critical Practice Vol: Vol.10, no.2 (Pg 92-104) Date: 2003
Colonialism and Beyond It:The Glass Palace As a Symbol Of Hope
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: Creative Forum Vol: Vol.16, no.2 (Pg 05-14) Date: 2003
Self &Society in Sunita Jain's A Girl of her Age
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: Points Of View Vol: Vol.10, no. 1 (Pg 56-61) Date: 2003
The River Churning : Mapping the Socio-Feminine Consciousness
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: The Quest Vol: Vol. 18, no.1 (Pg 18-27) Date: 2004
Machimo and Gender Discrimination in Achebe's Things Fall Apart
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: Littcrit Vol: Vol.29, no.2 (Pg 34-44) Date: 2003
Traces Of Budhism in Shashi Deshpande's novels- Dark Holds No Terror and That Long Silence
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: Points of View Vol: Vol.VIII,NO.1 (Pg 82-89) Date: 2001
The Influence Of Bddhistic Philosophy in Arun Joshi's The Foreigner & Strange Case Of Billy Biswas
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: Critical Practice Vol: Vol.vii,no.2 (Pg 61-69) Date: 2000
Deconstructing Gender:A Liberating Approach towards Man-Woman Relationship in Margaret Laurence's A Jest of God
By: Rashmi Gaur &Rano Ringo
Published in: Points of View Vol: XIII (Pg 43-50) Date: 2006
Finding Voices:A Postfeminist Study of Margaret Laurence's The Diviners
By: Rashmi Gaur &Rano Ringo
Published in: Indian Journal of World Literature&Culture Vol: II (Pg 41-51) Date: 2006
Towards a Woman's World:A Post-Feminist Reading of The Stone Angel
By: Rashmi Gaur & Ms Rano Ringo
Published in: Creative Forum Vol: XV, no.2 (Pg 5-19) Date: 2004
Mutilated Identities:Partition in the stories Sa'adat Hasan Manto
By: Rashmi Gaur& Shbnam Hamid
Published in: The SPIEL Journal of English Studies Vol: II (Pg 25-36) Date: 2006
Gender Relations and Cross-Cultural Transactions in Bharati Mukherjee's Desirable Daughters
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: The Indian Journal of English Studies Vol: Vol.41 (Pg 204-211) Date: 2004
Female Sexuality and Introspection in Shashi Deshpande's Moving On
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: The Indian Journal Of English Studies Vol: XLII (Pg 31-37) Date: 2005
Sufferings and Desire in Shashi Deshpande's Small Remedies
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: The Quest Vol: Vol.13. no. 1 (Pg 33-38) Date: 2002
Mother can't be lovers:Patterns of traditional male behaviour in Anita Desai's Voices in the City
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: Atlantic Literary Review Vol: Vol.4,no.4 (Pg 61-71) Date: 2003
Problemics of Gender Consteruction:Bharati Mukherjee's A Tiger's Daughter and Desirable Daughters
By: Rashmi Gaur
Published in: Impressions Vol: II NO. II (Pg 5-13) Date: 2008
Miscellaneous
  • Member Research Degree Committee Kanpur University. Membar Research Degree Committee, Bundelkhand University,Jhansi