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Dr. C. Pramodini Devi

Dr.
  Associate Professor
     Department of Modern Indian Languages and Literary Studies,
1st Floor, Tutorial Building,
University of Delhi
 
     
+91-11-27666626
+919899870504
     cpramodini@gmail.com

Educational Qualifications

Ph.D. in Linguistics

Manipur University

2010

Thesis topic:  The Formation and the Classification of Words in Manipuri (Meiteeron)

M.A.

J.N.U., Imphal

 

Subjects: Manipuri Language and Literature

P.G. Certificate

Pune University

 

Subjects:Linguistics

Career Profile

University of Delhi

Lecturer

16 years

Teaching B.A. Hons., B.A. Pass, B.Com (Hons. & Pass), Certificate/Diploma and Adv. Diploma Courses, and M.A. in Comparative Indian Literature,

University of Delhi

Lecturer in Selection Grade

16 years

Teaching B.A. Hons., B.A. Pass, B.Com (Hons. & Pass), Certificate/Diploma and Adv. Diploma Courses, and M.A. in Comparative Indian Literature,

University of Delhi

Associate Professor of Manipuri

5 years 9 months

Teaching B.A. Hons., B.A. Pass, B.Com (Hons. & Pass), Certificate/Diploma and Adv. Diploma Courses, and M.A. in Comparative Indian Literature,

Areas of Specialization / Interest

Modern Manipuri Language and Literature

Linguistics

Subjects Taught

Teaching the following courses:

Ph.D.

M.Phil. Course (Manipuri Language course, History Department) – 70 classes annually                   

M.A. in Comparative Indian Literature – 6 classes annually

Inter-disciplinary Courses for M.A.

B.A. Hons. Credit Course – 84 Classes annually

B.A. Programme (Ist yr) – 84 Classes each annually

B.A. Pass (Ist and IIIrd yr) – 84 classes each annually

B.Com (Pass) (Ist & IIIrd yr) – 84 classes each annually

Certificate/Diploma and Adv. Diploma Courses in Manipuri Language – 84 classes annually

CONFERENCE PARTICIPATION/PRESENTATIONS

National and International Seminars

22nd – 24th Nov. 2010, National Seminar on Understanding Indian Literature held in the Department of MIL&LS

7th – 9th Mar. 2011, National Seminar on Glimpses of Land and Landscape in Indian Literature held in the Department of MIL&LS

Fourteenth Endowment Lecture, in the name of Padma Bhushan Dr. Rajah Sir M.A. Muthiah Chettiar of Chettinad, instituted by the Indian Cultural Research Trust, Chennai, was delivered on 14th April 2011 by Prof. S. N. Kandaswami.

Environmental Seminar (National Seminar) held at Jamia Millia Islamia, New Delhi during 30th and 31st Dec. 2011

International Symposium of Belief Narratives from 6th to 8th Feb. 2012 at Manipur University, Canchipur, Imphal, Manipur

Translation Festival (National Seminar on Translation) organized by Manipur Sahitya Parishad and CIIL, Mysore, 2012 at Imphal Manipur from 20th Feb. to 26th Feb. 2012

Translation in Indian Literature arranged by NBT and Department of MIL&LS at Pragati Maidan, New Delhi, during 1st and 2nd Mar. 2012.

Women Literature in Manipuri, presented in the National Seminar on Women Historiography: Texts, held in the Department of MIL&LS during 19-20 February 2013

Sixteenth Endowment lecture in the name of Padma Bhushan Raja Shri M.A. Muthiah Chettiar of Chettinad, held in the Department of MIL&LS on 18th February 2013

Association with Professional Bodies

Life Member in Comparative Literature Association of India, Delhi

Editorial Board Member of Manipuri Research Forum, Delhi till date

Three Years Membership of the Faculty of Arts (2.10.92 – 1995)

Three Years Court Member of Arts Faculty (24.09.1997 onwards)

Vice President of Delhi Manipuri Association, Delhi till date

Language Expert, Regional Film Censor Board, New Delhi, 2007

William Labov, University of Penninsula – The place of unexpected finding in socio-linguistic area in the Linguistics Department, University of Delhi

Other Activities

Attended 7 Special Lectures held in the Department of MIL&LS under the Golden Jubilee Celebration of the Departments:

15th Nov. 2010 – Mother Tongue and Second Language Teaching in Indian Context by Padmashree Prof. Debi Prasanna Pattanayak, Former Director, CIIL, Mysore.

20th Nov. 2010 – Literature & Philosophy by Prof. N. Muthumohan, Madurai Kamraj University.

17th Feb. 2011 – Sindhi Ghazal: Past & Present by Shri Vasdev Mohi, Sindhi Advisory Board & Academy.

18th Feb. 2011 – Facets of Tamil Classical Poetics by Prof. Krishna Swamy Nachimuthu, School of Language, Literature & Culture Studies, JNU, New Delhi.

21st Feb. 2011 – The Typology of South Asian Languages by Karumuri V. Subbarao, Sarvepalli Radhakrishan Chair Professor in Humanities, University of Hyderabad.

22nd Feb. 2011 – Dialects as significant resources of culture by Prof. Panchanan Mohanty, Centre for Applied Linguistics & Translation Studies, University of Hyderabad.

24th Feb. 2011 – Some Laxmi Kathas in Oriya: Creation and Dissemination of Ethical Knowledge by Prof. B. N. Pattanaik, IIIT, Hyderabad.

21 days Refresher Course in Manipur Literature

21 days Refresher Course in Folklore in Manipur Literature

21 days Refresher Course in Culture of Manipur Literature

15 days Stylistic in Linguistics

Ph.D. Supervisor

Convenor for Manipuri Culture and Drama – Khamba Thoibi – Loika – Loikum arranged by Department of MIL&LS and Manipur Student Union, 2012 at Tagore Hall

 

Public Service / University Service / Consulting Activity

Question Setter and Examiner of all the subjects mentioned above for Delhi University.

Member, Board of Research Committee for Ph.D. 2011-13.

Member, DRC, Department of MIL&LS

Member, Selection Committee for Scholarship for M.A. Students

Member, Selection Committee for Adhoc/ Guest Faculty for M.A. Bengali and CI

Member, Advisory Committee for DRS (Phase-II)

Syllabus Committee member for MIL&LS

Articles

TRANSLATION FROM MANIPURI LANGUAGE TO ENGLISH LANGUAGE

Translated Articles of Film Critic from Manipuri to English (08 Nos.) written by film critic R. K. Bidur (National Award Winner), published in Local Journal Poknapham, Imphal, Manipur:

International Film Festival of India, published on 11th Jan. 2005

Nongpokthong Ngakliba Lamdamgi, published on 5th Feb. 2008

Kum Kanglaba Matungda Hallakpa ‘Yenning’, published on 19th Feb. 2008

Manipuri Film, Kanagi ‘Directorate’, published on 3rd May 2008

Ahang Khudam, Manipuri, Manipuri Film Archive, published on 14th May 2008

Superstar, Charlton Heston, published on 22nd May 2008

Ibohal Sharma, Manipuri Filmgi ‘Shadows and Substance’

Wangkham Basanta Ningshing Mana Pikhraba by M. K. Binodini and Dauji Sharma, published on 24th Oct. 2008