Name:Dr Atiqa Kelsy
Institute /university: St. Xavier\'s College, Jaipur
Country of your Institute / Work: India
Field / Major / Research Interest: Postcolonial Literature and Women\'s Writings
Profile: Dr. Atiqa Kelsy, is an alumna of Sophia Senior Secondary School, Ajmer who graduated with an honours degree in English from Sophia Girls’ College Ajmer with Distinction in Greek Tragedy went on to do her post-graduation from Government College Ajmer with a gold medal. She completed her PhD under Prof. Pradeep Trikha from MDS University, Ajmer. She has had the opportunity to share her knowledge and interact with young minds at prestigious institutions in the past 17 years namely Amity University, Rajasthan, Mayo College Girls’ , Ajmer and Sophia Girls’ College, Ajmer. She was also the principal of Children’s Academy, a reputed ISC School in Jaipur.
She has published several research papers in reputed national and international journals and has contributed many articles in many books of scholarly repute. Her area of expertise is Postcolonial Literature, Women’s Writing, but her interest also lies in Translation Studies, Pop culture, Film Studies and Children’s Literature. She has organised many national and international Conferences and Workshops, chaired sessions, delivered keynote addresses and has presented more than 20 papers. She has also finished a Minor Research Project of approximately Rupees Three Lakhs sponsored by the University Grants Commission, New Delhi.
Presently, she is heading the Department of English at St. Xavier’s College, Jaipur and is part of various committees, including NAAC Steering Committee and Publication Cell, as a small way of contributing to the teeming intellectual and cultural life at the campus. In her leisure she loves spending time with her two daughters, painting, listening to music and reading and writing poetry.
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