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Dr. Grishma Khobragade
Assistant Professor
Department : English
Qualification : Ph.D., M. PHIL, M.A.,B.Ed., Dip. in .Journalism & Mass.Comm, P.G.Dip. in Ambedkar Thoughts ,
Date of Joining : 21/06/1999
Email : [email protected]
Thrust Area
Indian literature, Dalit Studies, Post-colonial studies.

 

Title of Thesis
RESISTANCE TO CASTE HEGEMONY AND CASTE APARTHEID IN THE PROSE WRITINGS OF V.T. RAJSHEKAR
Awards, Recognition and Accomplishment
  • Award in the field of Social and Literary Services by Punya Nagari Marathi Newspaper Kalyan on 2 November, 2009.
  • Dr.Babasaheb Ambedkar Fellowship National Award -2013 is Conferred by Bharatiya Dalit Sahitya Akademi in Recognition of the Commendable Literary, Social & Cultural Services Rendered by him for the Upliftment of Downtrodden Oppressed & Depressed People on 12 -13 December,2013 IN 29TH National Conference of Dalit Writer, Delhi
  • Mahatma Jyotiba Phule Fellowship National Award -2014 is Conferred by Bharatiya Dalit Sahitya Akademi in Recognition of the Commendable Literary, Social & Cultural Services Rendered by him for the Upliftment of Downtrodden Oppressed & Depressed People on 13 -14 December,2015 in 29TH National Conference of Dalit Writer, Delhi.
  • Sardar Vallabhai Patel National Fellowship Award-2015. is Conferred by JAN DRUSHTHI FOUNDATION ,MUMBAI in recognition of the Social Services Rendered by him for the Upliftment of Indian society for social unity and national integration on 8 March ,2015.
  • Indo-Global Exemplary Educationist Award -2016 with great recognition and appreciation for years of Loyal and dedicated Service in education. He has been selected for the prestigious The International Education and Leadership Summit Awards for promoting quality education in the field of education and helping society in creating a vibrant and knowledge based student community. chosen for the most coveted institutional and globally reputed presentation in the categories
Research Projects
Minor Research Project sanctioned by University of Mumbai f(2010-2011) on the topic: Depiction of Class and Community in Shashi Deshpande's Novel: The Binding Vine.
Minor Research Project sanctioned by University of Mumbai (2013-2014) titled, An Evaluation of the Cultural Identity and Caste Hegemony in the Selected Prose Writings of V.T.Rajshekar. (Research Project No: 151) as per the letter no. APD/237/47 of 2013 dated 29th November 2013.
Books Publications
Published A book Entitled Relocating Class and Community in Shashi Deshpande's Select Novels. WITH ISBN NO.:978-93-84148-72-0 AND PUBLISHED BY RET INTERNATIONAL ACADEMIC PUBLISHING,MEHSANA,GUJRAT.(JULY ,2014)
Indian Literature In English :Perception And Perspectives (Edited By Grishma Khobragade And Dr Anant Jadhav And Published By Newman) With ISBN No: 978-93-83871-15-5(April ,2014)
Indian English Poetry: Critical Responses. Edited By Grishma Khobragade And Dr .Sadhana Agrawal and Published By Newman Publication With Isbn No: 978-93-83871-30-8 (December ,2014)
Edited book Aadhunik Bhartache Rashtra Nirmate :Dr.Babasaheb Ambedkar,Editor;: Dr.Grishma Khobragade,Prof.Sitaram Mhaske,Dr.Balkavi Suranje, First Published January 2017.by New Man Publication Aurangabad. (ISBN: 978-93-83871-68-1)
GLIMPSES OF SOCIO-CULTURAL IDENTITY IN INDIAN LITERATURE : A CRITICAL PERSPECTIVE Published by Rigi Publication, Punjab. June ,2017
Paper Publications
Presented and Published Research Paper on Impact of Buddhism on Indian Democracy in the National Seminar on Buddhism and its Contribution to Indian Society on 27th & 28th, May, 2010 organized by Centre for Buddhist Studies of Mahatma Gandhi National Institute of Research and Social Action (MGNIRSA) Hyderabad.
Presented and Published Research Paper on Significance of Representation by Reservation in Democratic India in the National Seminar on Ambedkar's Contribution for Upliftment of the Disadvantaged on 2nd & 3rd September, 2010 organized by Centre for Buddhist Studies of Mahatma Gandhi National Institute of Research and Social Action (MGNIRSA) Hyderabad.
Presented and Published Research Paper on Team Work the Foundation of Educational Institution in UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Psychometric Soundness and Industrial Applications of Five Personality Factors organized by Dept of Psychology KMC College, Khopoli. Dist.Raigad. on 17th &18th August 2010.
Presented and Published Research Paper on Pandit Nehru's Contribution to Scientific Development in Modern India in the National Seminar on Role of Nehru in Nation Building on 25th & 26th, November, 2010 organized by Nehru Studies Centre. Of Mahatma Gandhi National Institute of Research and Social Action (MGNIRSA) Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh.
Published Research Paper on Health Status of Tribal Women in Rural India in the proceeding volume the National Seminar on Food and Women on 21th & 22nd, January, 2011 organized by Sarojini Naidu Women Studies Centre. Of Mahatma Gandhi National Institute of Research and Social Action (MGNIRSA) Hyderabad. Andhra Pradesh.
Presented and published research paper on Ahimsa an Instrument for Social Revolution in the proceeding volume the National Seminar on Gandhism in Independent India on 28th & 29th January, 2011 organized by Centre for Gandhian Studies Centre of Mahatma Gandhi National Institute of Research and Social Action (MGNIRSA) Hyderabad.
Presented a research paper on The Impact of Caste on Family System in the National Conference on Caste and Sociology on 28th & 29th, January, 2011 organized by Tarabai Shinde Women Studies Centre. & Dr.Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University,Aurangabad
Published Research Paper on Women Empowerment in Indian English Women's Fiction in the proceeding volume the National Colloquium on EMPWOERMENT OF YOUTH on 10th & 11th, Feb, 2011 organized by Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development, Ministry of Youth Affairs & Sports, Government of India, Sriperumbudur-Tamilnadu. 602105.
Presented and Published research paper on Impact of Urbanization and Personal Mobility in the Novel of Shashi Deshpande's The Dark Holds No Terror in the proceeding volume of UGC Sponsored Two Days Interdisciplinary National Seminar on EMPWOERMENT OF YOUTH on 24th & 25th , January ,2011 organized by K.M.Agrawal College of Arts ,Commerce & Science,Kalyan
. Published Research Paper on Relevance of Sarvodaya as Gandhian Principles and Concept of Human Welfare in the Modern world. is published in the book (ISBN-978-93-81171-29-5) in UGC Sponsored One Days National Seminar on The Thought of Mahatma Gandhi For Youth on 15 April, 2011 organized by Arts Science and Commerce College ,Chopda,Dist .Jalgaon..
Research paper entitled Caste Consciousness in the novel of Arundhati Roy's The God of Small Things is published in the book Booker Prize Winner Indian English Novels: A Kaleidoscopic Study (ISBN: 978-81-7910-341-8). in a Edited book editor Dr. Arvind Nawale) and published by Aavishkar Publishers, Jaipur (2011).
Published a Research Paper on the Bonds of matrimony and portrayal of its heroine in the major novels of R.K.Narayan.in the National Conference on Revisiting the Fictional World of R.K.Narayan on 27-28 Feb,2011 organized by J.C.DAV College,Dasuya,Hoshiyarpur,Punjab.
Research Paper entitled on Class, Community and Individuals Mobility in the Binding Vine is published in the book Feminism in Contemporary Indian Women Writers (ISBN 978-81-7910-354-8) Edited by Dr.M.F.Patel and published by Aavishkar Publishers, Jaipur , Rajasthan .(2011).
Research paper entitled Status of Women Education in Rural India and Educational consciousness: Present Perspectives is published in the book. (ISBN: 978-81-7910-341-8). edited by Dr.Imma Sheriff in the One day International Conference on July 24, 2011 organized by TIMES and Society for Managerial Assistance Research and Technical Education,Lucknow.,U.P and published by Aphi Publishing House Publishers New Delhi. (2011).
Research Paper entitled The Bonds of Matrimony and Portrayal of its Heroine in the Major Novels of R .K. Narayan is published in the International Journal Indian Streams Research Journal (Vol.1, Issue V11 August 2011.) (ISSN: 2230-7850) Edited by Prin. Dr.H.N.Jagtap
Presented a paper entitled Socio-cultural Crisis in Ruth Prawer Jhabvala's Novel Heat and Dust in the U.G.C.Sponsored National Seminar Organized by Departments of Sociology Marathi and English LNJ College Andheri, Mumbai. on Folklore, Literature and Literature on 20th August 2011.
Presented and Published Research Paper on The Role of Team building and Visible Commitment to the objectives: the first step towards achievement process in the International Conference on Business, Engneering and Industrial Application Volume II (ISBN 978-81-921739-4-8 )on 22nd September 2011 organized by Choice Institute of Management Studies & Research, Pune.
Other Publications
Working as an Executive Editor for CHRONICLE of Humanities and Cultural Studies (CHCS), A bimonthly Referred International Journal. (ISSN: 2454-5503)

 

Workshops Attended
Attended One day seminar on Emerging Trends in Contemporary American Literature organized by C.H.M. college, Ulhasnagar and The American Center Mumbai On 7th February 2008.
Participated in the National Seminar on Including the Tribal Communities in the Developmental Processes: Contemporary Concerns of an Old Debate held at Goa University on 15th -16th January 2009.
Participated in the Two Days International Seminar on Knowledge and Sustainability of Higher Education on 28th -29th February 2008, at Sevasadan College of Education, Ulhasnagar
Participated in the UGC Sponsored National Conference on Mutual Illumination of the parts, poetry, Music, Dance and painting Organized by Dr. Ambedkar College, Nagpur, Dept. of English., on 21st & 22nd November, 2009.
Actively Participated in a workshop on Writing Oral History Organized by the International linkage committee, Birla college, Kalyan on 17th December 2009.
Attended One Day Workshop on Basic Skills in Counseling for Teachers Organized by counseling center, Birla College, on 22nd January 2008.
Participated in one day workshop on Orientation Program for the revise syllabus in Business Communication on 18th September 2009, Organized by Dept. of English in collaboration with the board of studies, in English. University of Mumbai.
Refresher Courses
Attended Orientation Programme Organized by ASC GOA University, Goa between 12th January to 9th February 2009 and received an A grade.
Participated in the Refresher Course in the subject Indian Culture: Cultural Ethos through Selected Literary Texts: M.D. (English ) from 14 February to 05 March, 2012 and obtained Grade A
Other Training Programs Attended
Other Details
Pursuing L.L.B. from University of Mumbai
Member of College Exhibition Committee, for R.K.Bajaj Award -2012
Member of English Literary Association, Social Science Association
Member of Magazine Committee as Editor 2016-17
Worked as N.SS. Programme Officer during 2007 -2013
Member, Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Studies Centre
Visiting faculty in YCMOU & IDOL, University of Mumbai, Birla College ( 1999 onwards)