DEPARTMENT OF
English

faculty

Dr. Binny Mathew

Assistant Professor

[email protected]
Full Name:
Binny Mathew
Designation:
Assistant Professor
Department:
English
Mobile Number:
+91 8547625625
Educational Qualifications:
MA, B.Ed, PhD
Area of Specialization:
Postcolonial Literature, Indian Literature, ELT
Research Guidance:
  • Supervised Cheri Jacob K who was awarded PhD from MG University for the thesis titled "Elsewhere/Nowhere: Spaciality and Fictional Emplacement"
Papers Presented:
  1. Co-authored and presented the paper "Body Image and Social Marginalisation in Roxane Gay's Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body" at the Internationak virtual conference Voices from the Margins: Exploring Fringe Articulations in Literature and Culture organised by the Department of English, SB College(Autonomous), Changanassery from 6-8 Sep 2021.
  2. Co-authored and presented the paper "Solving the Jigsaw Puzzles of History: Joy L K Pachuau's The Camera as a Witness as a Visual Anthropological Narrative" at the Internationak virtual conference Voices from the Margins: Exploring Fringe Articulations in Literature and Culture organised by the Department of English, SB College(Autonomous), Changanassery from 6-8 Sep 2021.
  3. Co-authored and presented the paper "Casteism and Social Transgression: Unravelling the Elements of Subalternity and Power Politics in Anubhav Sinha's Article 15" at the Internationak virtual conference Voices from the Margins: Exploring Fringe Articulations in Literature and Culture organised by the Department of English, SB College(Autonomous), Changanassery from 6-8 Sep 2021.
  4. Co-authored and presented the paper "From Marginality to Visibility: A Comparative Study of SlutWalk and San Francisco Pride Parade" at the Two-Day International Seminar on Margins and Masculinities oraganised on 11th and 12th August 2022 by the Department of English, SB College(Autonomous), Changanassery.
  5. Co-authored and presented the paper “Redefining Masculinity: Gender, Science, and Identity in Ben Barres’ The Autobiography of a Transgender Scientist” in the Two-day International Seminar on Margins & Masculinities, organised on 11th and 12th August 2022 by the Department of English, SB College(Autonomous), Changanassery.
  6. Co-authored and presented the paper "Marginality and Trauma: Reading Shyam Selvadurai's Funny Boy as a Tale of War-torn Sri Lanka" in the Two-day International Seminar on Margins & Masculinities, organised on 11th and 12th August 2022 by the Department of English, SB College(Autonomous), Changanassery.
Papers Published:
  1. Co-authored and published the paper titled "Unveiling the Camusian Elements of Absurdism in Anton Chekhov’s “The Death of a Government Clerk” and “Gooseberries"" in Journal of Xi’an Shiyou University (ISSN No:1673-064X), Scopus Indexed and UGC- Care Approved Group 2 Journal) Volume 17, Issue 8, August 2021
  2. Co-authored the paper titled “Imaging gender, race and science in the select children’s narratives” in the UGC Care Journal Purana, ISSN: 0555-7860, 2022
  3. Co-authored and published the paper “The Traumatic Epiphanies: The Role of Trauma and Eco-kinship in Richard Powers’ The Overstory” in the UGC-CARE journal Ishal Paithrkam. ISSN:2582-550X
Extension Activities:
  • Director of Ek Bharath Sresht Bharath at SB College (Autonomous) Changanassery.
DETAILS OF SEMINARS/ CONFERENCES ORGANIZED:
  • Chief Coordinator of the International virtual conference "Voices from the Margins: Exploring Fringe Articulations in Literature and Culture" organised by the Department of English, SB College(Autonomous), Changanassery from 6-8 Sep 2021.
OFFICIAL ROLES IN ADMINISTRATION / CORPORATE LIFE OF THE COLLEGE:
  • Member of English Board of Studies, St Berchmans College(Autonomous), Changanassery from 2016-present
  • Coordinator of Music Club 2018-present
  • Class Mentor from 2017 - present
  • Hostel Warden 2016-2023
  • Coordinated the following activities every year from 2017 – 2022 as the Teacher In-charge of the English Association:
1.) Association Inaugural Lecture 2.) Department Onam Celebrations & Associated Competitions 3.) Department Christmas Celebrations & Associated Competitions 4.) Impressionz - Intradepartmental Talent Show for the the students 5.) Xpressionz – All-India Inter Collegiate Literary and Media Fest 6.) Department level Sports Day Activities 7.) College Arts Festival Competitions
Current Positions:
  • Member of English Board of Studies, St Berchmans College(Autonomous), Changanassery
  • Class Mentor of II BA Vocational English
  • Research Guide of the Department
  • Coordinator of Music Club