English Department

Dr. Padma Baliga
Assistant Professor
E - mail id: padmabaliga@gmail.com
Area: English
Affiliation: St. Josephs College, Bangalore
Qualification: NET, Ph.D
Teaching Experience: 21 years

EDUCATION

M.A English Language and Literature Mangalore University, 1987
Ph.D Gender Studies and Children's Literature Gandhigram University, 2013

Teaching/Research Interests:
Gender Studies, Indian Literature, Young Adult and Children's Literature, Translation, British Literature

Projects:

Project Title Funding agency Broad area of investigation Duration Amount sanctioned

Developing an
Internet-Reading- Discussion based
curriculum for teaching English
to undergraduate students

UGC

Language Pedagogy and Mobile Phones

Two years

Rs. 80,000.

Awards:
2015
Best Paper Award
Christ University

Invited Talks/ Lectures Given:
October 19-20,
2015

Reading, Adapting and Translating Alice - A Global Journey into Wonderland'- Keynote Speaker
Intersections - Aspects of Children's Literature (International Conference)
St.Thomas College (Autonomous) Thrissur, Kerala

May 22-25,
2015

"Why Translate?"
National Conference on Konkani Language and Literature
Uttara Kannada Jilla Konkani Parishad, Sirsi

March 20,
2014.

Children's Literature and the Tyranny of the Normal' Keynote Speaker
National Seminar on Children's Literature
Kongunadu College of Arts and Science, Coimbatore, TN

Conferences Attended:
October 19-20,
2015

Intersections - Aspects of Children's Literature (International Conference)
St.Thomas College (Autonomous) Thrissur, Kerala


October 7-11,
2015

Alice in Translation (International Conference)
Lewis Carroll Society of North America, USA


January 12-13,
2015

National Seminar on Minority Discourses
Christ University, Bangalore

Collaborations:
With Lewis Carroll Society of North America in the Alice150 project 2012-15 2. With Sahitya Akademi - Konkani Short Stories into Kannada Translation 2014-present

Publications:

Title of paper Authors Journal YOP Vol/Issue/ Page no.s

Alice in Konkani: A Relatively Undeveloped Literary Language

Padma Baliga

Alice in a World of Wonderlands, (3 vol) Ed Jon Lindseth. Oak Knoll Press, USA

2015

Vol I, 271-3

Adhbutha Lokaanthu Alice. Book - Trans into Konkani

Padma Baliga and Vidya Prabhu

Konkani Sahitya Academy. Mangalore

2015

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Children's Poetry in English: A Study of Vikram Seth and Sampurna Chatterjee

Padma Baliga

Critical Essays on Indian Poets (Book) Ed. Joseph Dorairaj. Wordsworth India.

2015

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Adapting to Technology: The Web in the Undergraduate English Classroom

Padma Baliga and Nalini Pai

Critical Essays on Al Shodhana: A Multi Disciplinary refereed Research Journal

2014

47-56

Towards more technology oriented teaching methods

Padma Baliga and Nalini Pai

Alternative English syllabus for UG students: A viable option? Conference proceedings Govt College, KR Puram, Bangalore

2014

47-54

Politics of Gender Representation

Padma Baliga

Journal of Research and Extension, GRI.

2014

Vol. XVI, No. 1 & 2

Making a Case for Children's Poetry in English

Padma Baliga

Gandhigram Literary Journal, Gandhigram.

2013

Vol II

Tale Collections, Retellings and Double Locations

Padma Baliga

(Re)-Reading Classics of Children?s Literature, Conference Proceedings. Kochi

2010

Children?s Historical Fiction and the Discourse of the Nation

Padma Baliga

Academic Studies: National Journal of Jyoti Research Academy

2010

Vol 4, Issue 1


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