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Dr. Preeti Gupta

Deputy Director – Alliance Ascent College

Alliance Ascent College

Dr. Preeti Gupta holds a Doctorate and masters in English from Panjab University, Chandigarh, and a bachelors from Delhi University. She is an enthusiast academician and writer. She also holds certifications in mass communication, computers, and digital marketing / social media marketing. Dr. Preeti has research interests in the areas of Postmodern Literatures and Indian Drama. She has many research publications in various reputed journals of national and international repute, and has also authored a book, “Historical Characters, New Contexts”. With an experience of close to a decade and half, Dr. Preeti writes and explores new areas of research in literature / language. Encouraging self-learners, she takes immense pride in sharing her knowledge with students.

Book Published with Himalaya University Press on Modern Indian Drama: Historical Characters, New Contexts.  2021. Isbn no- 978-93-5433-171-8

  • Dr Preeti Gupta, "Looking into the Prisms of Reality of Stolen Generations through Strategies of Decolonisation: A study of Doris P Garimara’s The Rabbit Proof Fence", Paper presented with School of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences, Reva University, Bengaluru, and ispell and Liverpool john Moores University, England on August 30th 2021.
  • Dr Preeti Gupta, "Locating Reality through visual Narratives: A study of Marjane Sartapi’s Persipolis", Paper published with RUDN journal, 2021, issue: 4. ISSN- 2312-9220.
  • Dr Preeti Gupta, "Human Isolation and Suffering: A Study of Maya Angelou’s Alone", published with IJRAR, vol 7, issue 3, 2020. E-ISSN- 2348-1269.
  • Dr. Preeti Gupta, "Re-Engendering Mirabai in Contemporary Contexts", published with Muse India, Issue 89, 2020. ISSN-1529-1464
  • Dr. Preeti Gupta. “Revisiting Nationalism through Literary Mediations: A Reading of Sultan Tipu” Published in Elixir Literature 2014. ISSN: 2229-712X.
  • Dr. Preeti Gupta. “Relocating Gandhi between History and Hagiography” Published in Journal Luminaire, Garden City College. In March 2013.
  • Dr. Preeti Gupta. “Revisiting Mirabai: The 14th century Bhakti poet.” At the national seminar on Gender Justice and Emerging Trends: Assessments and Challenges Ahead. On 15th October 2011. Organized by Tumkur University, Tumkur.
  • Dr. Preeti Gupta. “Revaluating Nationalism Through Literary Mediations”. At the Seminar Articulating Reality: Literature, Ethics and Culture”. On February 21-22, 2008. Organized by Department of English, Punjabi University, Pataila.

Events/ Seminars/ Webinars Organised

  • of English organized a 6-Day International FDP on “Classroom to Community: Rethinking the Human in Humanities” from 13th- 18th September 2021
  • Organised one day webinar on “Nutrition and Women Health” on 13th September 2021 through Women Cell, Ramaiah College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bangalore.
  • of English organized a webinar or Bird Banter: An Informal Introduction to Our Feathered Friends.
  • of English organised a workshop online for the students ‘Twenty First Century Skills’ in collaboration with British Council.
  • Conducted the celebration of International Women’s Day on March 8th, 2021, through Women Cell, RCASC.
  • Organised One Day Webinar on “Be smart Stress management through Art” held on 13thFebruary 2021 through Women Cell, Ramaiah College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bangalore.
  • Organised essay writing, poetry writing and poster making events on occasion of National Girl child Day on January 30th, 2021, through Women Cell, RCASC
  • Organised Department Literary Fest “Literaria” for the year 2018 & 19.
  • Organised E-Quiz on “Intellectual Calisthenics E Quiz” held on 18thJune 2020 organized by the Department of English, Ramaiah College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bangalore.
  • Organized a One Day National Webinar held on 25th July 2020, on “Fighting Shadow Pandemic”.
  • Organised and Participated Christmas Day on 22nd Dec, 2020 organized by the Department of English, Ramaiah College of Arts, Science and Commerce Bangalore.

Offline Conferences / Seminars  / Workshop / FDP / Others -Attended

  • Participated in the Faculty Development Programme: “E-Resource and Digital Content” Organised by the department of Library and Informatics Centre. Held on 19 September 2019.
  • Participated in the Faculty Development Programme: “Workshop on Pedagogy of New English Texts” Organised by Al- Ameen Arts Science and Commerce College” Held on 31st July 2019.
  • Participated in the Faculty Development Programme: “Approaches to the New English Textbook” Organised by the Department of English, BUETA. Held on 12 February 2019.
  • Participated in “Faculty Development Program on Meditation for work-Life Balance”, organised by Ramaiah College of Arts, Science and Commerce and Shri Ram Chandra Mission. held on 14-16th September 2017.
  • Participated in two-day international Conference on “Significations of English in the Context of Postmodernity.” Organized by Sahyadri Science College, Shimoga. On 12th January 2013.
  • Participated in a national Seminar on Making of India a s a Nation: an Inter-Language dialogue, organized by Faculty of languages, Panjab University. held on March 2008.
  • Participated in Melus-Melow international Conference on “Literature in ties of Violence” held at the Department of English on March 22-24,2007.
  • Participated in First Chandigarh Language and Literature Congress Organised by the Panjab University, held on November 2-3, 2007.

Webinars Attended

  • Attended the 33rd Sheppard Memorial Lecture 2021 by Prof Stanley Fish   on August 5, 2021 on the topic “Speaking in Code: Why Textualism is a Non Starter” organised by St Berchems College, Kerela
  •   Attended webinar on “Artificial Intelligence” held on August 7, 2021, organised by Department of Computer Science in association with IQAC, Govt First Grade College for women, Holenarsipura, Karnataka.
  • Participated in 5-day Faculty Development Programme on “Innovation, Incubation, Start- ups and research Challenges in India” held from 29th June to 3rd July, 2021 organized by IQAC, St Mary’s Centenary Degree College, Secunderabad.
  • Participated in 5-day Faculty Development Programme on “Recent Trends” held from 08th-12th June 2021 organized by Department of Computer Science, RCASC Bengaluru.
  • Participated in the Webinar on “Safe and Nutritious Food- A key to Boost Immunity and Fight Infections” held on 8th June 2021, 2020, organized by Department of Chemistry and BT, RCASC, Bangalore.
  • Participated in the Webinar on “the Impact of Covid 19 on Future Technology” held on 29th May 2021 organized by Department of Electronics, RCASC, Bengaluru.
  • Participated in the National Level Webinar Series on “NEP-2020: Education Towards Psychosocial Wellbeing of learners in HEIs” held on 28th May 2021 organized by Disha Bharat- Vikasana, Bangalore.
  • Participated in 5-day Faculty Development Programme on “National Education Policy: 2020 and Higher Education in India” held from 24th -29th May 2021 organized by IQAC, DR.N.S.A.M First Grade College, Bengaluru.
  • Participated in 7- day Faculty Development Programme on “Orientation on AQAR2020-21” held from 17th may to 23rd May 2021 organized by IQAC, RCASC Bengaluru.
  • Participated in a Five-day Faculty Development held from 03-07 May 2021 on “Enhancing Psychological Sills for training/ Learning and Practise.” organized by Department of Indian Languages in association with Internal quality assurance cell, MSRCASC, Bangalore.
  • Participated in the one-day national webinar on “Safety and Health at Work”, held on 28th April 2021, conducted by Ramaiah College of Arts Science and Commerce, Bengaluru.
  • Participated in “Samvedanam- The Series of Lectures” organised by RCASC and Swadeshi Vijnana Andolna, Karnataka from 2 Feb – 5 Feb 2021.
  • Participated in One Day Webinar on “Be smart Stress management through Art” held on 13th February 2021 organized by the Women Cell Committee, Ramaiah College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bangalore.
  • Participated in a Five-day Faculty Development held from 9 Nov – 13 Nov 2020 on “Influence of New Education Policy on Quality Parameters of HEI” organized by Internal quality assurance cell, Ramaiah College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bangalore.
  • Participated in the Webinar on “Bringing literature to Today’s Classrooms” held on 20th July 2020 organized by Jain College, Bengaluru.
  • Participated in the national webinar on “Disaster Narratives: Post-Covid Literary Narratives”, held on 13th July 2020, conducted by Majlis Arts and Science College, Puarmannur.
  • Participated in Faculty Development Program titled “Didactics of Online Teaching” held on 2nd July 2020, organized by MSRCASC
  • Participated in a National Webinar on “Interactive Learning Environment for Language Development “held on 30thJune 2020, organized by Badruka College of Commerce and Arts.
  • Participated in a Five-day Faculty Development held from 23rd-27th June 2020 on “Online Teaching during Covid19 Pandemic.” organized by Internal quality assurance cell, Ramaiah College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bangalore.
  • Participated in National Level E-quiz on English Literature held from 25th to 27th June. 2020 by Govindammal Aditanar College for women, Tiruchendur, Tamilnadu.
  • Participated in webinar held on15th June 2020 by C B Bhandari Jain Mahavidyalaya, Sheshasharipuram, Bangalore.
  • Participated in E-Quiz on “Intellectual Calisthenics E Quiz” held on 18th June 2020 organized by the Department of English, Ramaiah College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bangalore.
  • Participated in Webinar on “Emotional Intelligence during the Global Corona Virus Outbreak” held on 10th June 2020 organized by the Department of Humanities, Ramaiah College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bangalore.
  • Participated in a webinar on “CO-PO Attainment Computation and Outcomes” on June 5th2020, by INPODS.
  • Participated in Webinar on “How to Build Campus Community Using Social Media” held on 3rd June 2020 organized by the Department of Humanities, Ramaiah College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bangalore.
  • Participated in Webinar on “Socio-Economic Impact of the Pandemic” held on 2nd June 2020 organized by IQAC cell, Ramaiah College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bangalore.
  • Participated in Webinar on “Managing your Finances and Investments during Covid 19” held on May 28th, 2020. Ramaiah College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bangalore.
  • Participated in a webinar on “English Literature Yesterday-Today and Tomorrow” Organized by Department of English, ARASU College of Arts, Science for women, KARUR on May 14th, 2020.
  • Participated on one day Workshop on October 11th, 2019 organised by the Veerender Patil Degree College of Arts, Science , Commerce & Management on "Intellectual  Property Rights for stimulating Innovation and Creativity".
  • Participated in one day FDP on “E-Resource and Digital Content” held on September 21st, 2019. Organised by Department of Library and information Centre, Ramaiah College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Bangalore.
  • Participated on FDP on JULY 31st, 2019 organised by the Department of English in association with BEUTA on Workshop on Pedagogy of New English Texts.