Qualification: 
MA, BA, B.Ed.
Email: 
vp_akhil@cb.amrita.edu

Akhil V. P. joined as Assistant Professor in the Department of English on 9th June 2014. He completed his post graduation in English and Comparative Literature from Pondicherry Central University. He has also completed his B. Ed. degree from a college affiliated to Calicut University. He has attended a workshop titled “Perspectives 2014” held at Cochin campus of Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, which threw light on various avenues for research in English language.

Akhil has registered for PhD under the guidance of Dr. Geetha Senthilkumar (Asst. Professor, Dept.of English, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimabtore) in Bharathiyar University and has selected his broad area of research as ‘Post colonial Literature’.

TEACHING EXPERIENCE (TOTAL 2 YEARS):

  • Verbal Aptitude Trainer – CIR, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore( 1 year)
  • Assistant Professor in the Dept. of English, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Coimbatore (1 year on 9th June 2015)
     

ACHIEVEMENTS, RECOGNITIONS AND PUBLICATIONS:

He has cleared the following state and national level Teacher Eligibility Tests:

  1. UGC NET (National Level Assistant Professorship)
  2. UGC KSET (Karnataka)
  3. CTET (Central Teacher Eligibility Test)
  4. SET ( Kerala)
     

Publications

Publication Type: Book Chapter

Year of Conference Publication Type Title

2017

Book Chapter

Akhil V. P. and Bhattacharya, S., “Namaste India! The Common Man Lives: a Critical Analysis to Bring out a Post colonial Interpretation in R.K.Lakman’s cartoons”, in Configuring the Common Man: Trends and Prerspectives in Contemporary Indian Literature, Dept of English, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Coimbatore: , 2017, p. 183.

2017

Book Chapter

Beena S. Nair, Jayaraman, H., and Akhil V. P., “Configuring the Common Man: Trends and Perspectives in Contemporary Literature.”, in Hinterland as 'Exotic other': Reconstituting Native Culture in O.V Vijayan's The Legends of Khasak, New Delhi: Authors Press, 2017.

Publication Type: Book

Year of Conference Publication Type Title

2017

Book

Akhil V. P., Dr. Harini Jayaraman, and Bhattacharya, S., Configuring the Common Man: Trends and Perspectives in Contemporary Indian Writing. New Delhi: , 2017.

Publication Type: Conference Paper

Year of Conference Publication Type Title

2016

Conference Paper

Akhil V. P. and Bhattacharya, S., “Namaste India! The Common Man Lives: a Critical Analysis to Bring out a Post Colonial Interpretation in R.K.Lakman’s cartoons”, in Configuring the Common Man: Trends and Prerspectives in Contemporary Indian Literature, Dept of English, Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham Coimbatore, 2016.

2015

Conference Paper

Akhil V. P., “Postmodern Attitude in O.V Vijayan’s Khassakinte Ithihasam – A Failed Compromise between Modernity and the Legends of Khassak ”, in UGC sponsored National Seminar on “Multilingual Literature in the Indian Context – the Emerging Trends”, Dept. of English, Bhandarkars’ Arts and Science College , 2015.

Publication Type: Journal Article

Year of Conference Publication Type Title

2014

Journal Article

Akhil V. P., “Ecology and Literature: An analysis of Thomas Hardy's Novel as Novels of Character & Environment”, Down to Earth, 2014.

Publication Type: Conference Proceedings

Year of Conference Publication Type Title

2014

Conference Proceedings

Akhil V. P., “Ecology and Literature: An Analysis of Thomas Hardys' Novel as Novels of Character and Environment”, ational Seminar on ‘Down to Earth: Ecological orientations in Literature and Arts’. Amrita Vishwa Vidyapeetham, Kochi, 2014.

Faculty Research Interest: 
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