I obtained my BA (Hons.) in English and MA in English from Khulna University, Bangladesh in 2004 and 2006 respectively. My research interest includes South Asian Writings in English, English Poetry and Feminism.
MA in English (Khulna University, Bangladesh), BA (Hons.) in English (Khulna University, Bangladesh)
South Asian Literature, Poetry, Gender Studies
Current Research Project/Collaboration
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1. Associate Professor at Khulna University (from 8 February till to-date)
2. Assistant Professor at Khulna University (from 10 November 2014 to 7 February 2019)
3. Lecturer at Khulna University (from 10 November 2013 to 9 November 2014)
4. Lecturer at Dhaka City College (from 22 March 2009 to 9 November 2013)
5. Lecturer at Birshreshtha Munshi Abdur Rouf Public College (from 4 November 2008 to 21 March 2009)
6. Lecturer at Khulna Public College (from 1 November 2006 to 3 November 2008)
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Afroz Afroz, N., and & Islam, S S. (2019). The Inescapable Association between Nature and Bengali Nationalism in Jibanananda Das’s Ruposhi Bangla. International Journal on Studies in English Language and Literature. 7(2), 10-14. doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.20431/2347-3134.0702002
Afroz, N. (2019). Human-nature relationship in Khushwant Singh’s Train to Pakistan. IOSR Journal of Humanities and Social Science. 24(1), 12-15.
Afroz, N. (2017). Tahmina Anam’s The Good Muslim. A canvas of post-war Bangladesh. Journal of the Islamic University Studies. 17(1), 219-228.
Afroz, N., & Yeasmin, F. (2016). Kaiser Haq’s voice against the Eurocentric tradition: A reflection from the poems Published in the Streets of Dhaka. Spectrum: Journal of the Department of English. (12), 47-53.
Afroz, N., & Khatun, M.(2016). Tears in Seize the Day: A way to redemption. North Western University Journal. 1(2), 110-115.
Afroz, N. (2015). Tagore’s English Gitanjali as a transcreation. In Alam, Fakrul & Ahsanuzzaman, Ahmed, (Eds), Translation Studies: Exploring Identities (pp. 62-72). Dhaka: Writers.Ink
Twentieth-century English Poetry & Drama
Syllabus: Section: B
Samuel Beckett: Waiting for Godot
Harold Pinter: The Dumb Waiter
George Bernard Shaw: Saint Joan
Syllabus: Section : A
1. Walt Whitman: Song of Myself (no. 1, 6, 52), “Crossing Brooklyn Ferry” (1, 2)
2. Emily Dickinson: Poems (no. 465, 505, 712)
3. Robert Frost: “Mending Wall”, “Birches”, “The Road not Taken”, “The Death of the Hired Man”
4. Ezra Pound: “The Seafarer”, “In a Station of the Metro”Running
Classics in Translation
Syllabus: Section: B
Comprehension and communication skills in English
Carter, Ronal, and Michael McCaarthy. Cambridge Grammar of English, a Comprehensive Guide: Spoken and Written English Grammar and Usage. Cambridge: CUP, 2006. Print.
Comfort, Jeremy, Derek Utley, Pamela Rogerson, and Trish Scott. Cambridge Professional English Speaking Effectively. Cambridge: CUP, 1984. Print.
Crystal, David. A Little Book of Language. Hyderabad: Orient Blackswan Private Ltd., 2010. Print.
Eastwood, John. Oxford Practice Grammar. Delhi: Oxford University Press, 2013. Print.
Greenall, Simon, and Michael Swan. Effective Reading: Reading Skills for Advanced Students. Cambridge: CUP, 1986. Print.
Heffernan, James A.W., Janet Alwill, and John E. Lincon. Writing a College Handbook. 5th ed. New York: Norton and Company, 1982. Print.
Kolln, Martha, and Robert Funk. Understanding English Grammar. 7th ed. New Delhi: Pearson, 2006. Print.
Kottmeyer and Claus. Basic Goals in Spelling. 8th ed. McGraw Hill. Print
Langan, John. Sentence Skills: A Workbook for Writers. Boston: McGraw Hill, 2004. Print.
---. Sentence skills with Readings. 2nd ed. Boston: McGraw Hill, 2001. Print.
Larson-Freeman, Diane, and Marti Anderson. Techniques and Principles in Language Teaching. Oxford: OUP, 2011. Print.
Leech, Geoffrey, and Jan Svartik. A Communicative Grammar of English. 3rd ed. New Delhi: Pearson, 2002. Print.
Lott, Hester. Real English Grammar. New Delhi: Viva Books, 2007. Print.
Lynch, Tony. Teaching Second Language Listening. Oxford: OUP, 2009. Print.
McCarthy, Michael, and Felicity O’ Dell. English Vocabulary in Use. Cambridge: CUP, 1999. Print.
Stuart, Cristina. Effective Speaking. New Delhi: Rupa, 1988. Print.
Spears, Deanne Milan. Improving Reading Skill. 4th ed. 1988. Print.
Swan, Michael. Practical English Usage. 3rd ed. New Delhi: Oxford, 2001. Print.
---, and Catherine Walter. Oxford English Grammar Course: Intermediate. Oxford: OUP, 2011. Print.
Thomson, A.J., and A.V. Martinet. A Practical English Grammar. 4th ed. New Delhi: Oxford, 2014. Print.
Yule, George. Oxford Practice Grammar. Oxford: OUP, 2006. Print.Running
Language Skills Development
Syllabus: Section A
- Twentieth-century English Poetry & Drama
- American Poetry
- Classics in Translation
- Comprehension and communication skills in English
- Language Skills Development