Dr. Padma V. Mckertich
M.A., M.Phil, Ph.D

Associate Professor
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A Million Mutinies in the Fiction Scene: A Critique of the Literary Cultural Ethos in India Since the 1980s

    Books
  • Fiction as Window: Critiquing the Indian Literary Cultural Ethos since the 1980s. Hyderabad: Orient Blackswan, 2009
  • Co-editor of Four Tamil Plays. Dept. of English, Stella Maris College and Orient BlackSwan, Chennai, 2014.
  • ARTICLES
  • "Namita Gokhale" Routledge Encyclopedia of Post-colonial Literatures (2nd Edition) Ed. Eugene Benson, L W Conolly. London. Routledge. 588.
  • "Sunetra Gupta" "Routledge Encyclopedia of Post-colonial Literatures (2nd Edition) Ed. Eugene Benson, L W Conolly. London. Routledge. 612.
  • "Literary Awards and the Creation of a Literary Culture." CIEFL Bulletin. (16:2) December 2006. (119-126).
  • NATIONAL JOURNALS
  • "Is there a Critical Tradition in the Country?" Littcrit.32 (1&2). 2006. 116-124
  • The Bhakti of the Close Observer." The Critical Endeavour. Jan 2014. 197-210
  • ARTICLES IN BOOKS
  • "Parde ke Peeche: Historically Revisionary Readings of Women Characters in Cuckold." The Shifting Worlds of Kiran Nagarkar’s Fiction. Ed. Yasmeen Lukmani. New Delhi: Indialog Publications, 2004. 268-291.
  • "Post-colonial Studies" English Studies: Indian Perspectives. Ed. Makarand Paranjape. New Delhi: Mantra Books, 2005. 381-393.
  • "Neither on Either Side nor In-Between: The Anglo-Indian in Post-colonial Indian Fiction in English." Presentations of Postcolonialisms in English. Ed. Jaydeep Sarangi. New Delhi: Authorpress, 2007. 127-144.
  • "Subaltern Voices: A Reading of Aravaan and Rolling Boulders". With Ishleen. Four Tamil Plays. Eds. K. Latha et,al. Dept. of English, Stella Maris College and Orient BlackSwan, Chennai, 2014.

  • "A Woman Named Madri." (short story). Samyukta: A Journal of Women’s Studies. (Vol. VI, No. 2), July 2006, 141-147
  • "Aravaan." A Translation of S Ramakrishnan’s play. Four Tamil Plays. Eds. K. Latha et,al. Dept. of English, Stella Maris College and Orient BlackSwan, Chennai, 2014
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Indian Literature in English and Translation, Critical Theory, Bhakti Studies, Postcolonial Literatures, Literature and Science