Research Scholar Day

 
 

Department of Humanities and Social Sciences
Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur
Research Scholar Day
3 October 2015


Department of Humanities and Social Sciences is one of the fourteen academic departments at Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur. It is a multi-disciplinary department consisting of six disciplines: Economics, English Literature and Linguistics, Fine Arts, Philosophy, Psychology, and Sociology. With over 40 faculty and 70 research scholars, the Department continuously strives to enrich and enhance research output, thereby fostering excellence in various Humanities & Social Science disciplines.
Research Scholar Day is an annual event of the Department. It aims to celebrate the scholarship of our research scholars by providing a platform to them to come together and share their scholarly work. Through presentations and discussions, views are exchanged that paves the way for intellectual engagement and development of research ideas.  Active participation of the members from varied disciplines upholds the spirit of the day that contributes towards professional and personal development of the scholars.

 

Programme Schedule

 

Time

Event

Speaker

0900

Inauguration

Chief Guest, HOD, Convenor DPGC

0930

Loan Repayment Behavior of Farmers: Analyzing Indian Households

Aarti Gupta

0955

Can a Literary Genre Help Save the Planet? Environmental Concerns in Imaginative Literature

Pooja Agarwal

1020

A Resistance Movement Beyond Rehabilitation & Resettlement: Glimpses from POSCO Steel in Odisha

Manoranjan Das

1045

Using Patients’ Drawing of Heart for Assessing Illness Cognition and Change Following a Holistic Treatment

Arti Singh

TEA  BREAK (1110 - 1130)

1130

Estimation of New Keynesian Phillips Curve for India

Saakshi

1155

“Wearing the Shoes and the Slippers Together”: An Ethnographic Encounter in the Warzone

Vikas Dubey

1220

“The monastic man is an artist”: Wallace Stevens' Poetics of Asceticism

Apala Das

1245

Residential Housing Market in India

Sunny Bhushan

LUNCH (1310 - 1410)

1410

Applications of Network in Social Sciences

Ashutosh Kr. Dubey

1435

William Gibson’s Count Zero as a Cyberpunk Fiction

Nibedita Bandyopadhyay

1500

Mahabharata and Intermediality: The Work of Art in the Age of Digital Reproduction

Varsha Jha

1525

Intellectual Property Rights : The Role of Patents

Dhiraj Kumar

1550

Constitutive Nature of Emotions

Anirudha A. Katti

1615

Cinematic Influences in the Postmodern Fiction of Maythil Radhakrishnan

Paul Mathew

DISTRIBUTION of CERTIFICATE and MEMENTO (1640 - 1700)