Faculty Profile

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  • MA  Stamford University, Bangladesh
    BSc     Dhaka University, Bangladesh

Areas of Interest
Women and Cinema, Screenplay Writing and Analysis, Reception, Audience and Fan Studies, Stardom, Community Radio. 

Bikash Chandra Bhowmick

Assistant Professor

Overview

He is currently teaching in the Media Studies and Journalism Department of the University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB). I have taught at Stamford University, Bangladesh. He did his Postgraduate Diploma in Cultural Studies in 2009 at the Centre for the Study of Culture and Society (CSCS), Bangalore, India. He completed his MA degree from Stamford University, Bangladesh and my BSc from Dhaka University. I received a CSCS PhD Coursework Fellowship for the year 2009 and a Bangladesh Film Archive Research Fellowship for 2008. I published four books: Women on Screen (2009), Jhora Patar Galpo (From the Pages of Memory, a fiction novel, 2010), Chalochchittrey Galpo Bola (Film Storytelling, 2014) and Porichoyheena (fiction novel, 2016). I also directed a film Matir Tane (Turn to the Root, 2005) with Anwar Chowdhury, which was screened at the ‘Documentary Film Festival 2007’ in Dhaka.

 

Research & Awards

Recent Project:
Giving Voice to the Voiceless: Community Radio in Bangladesh. Funded by the University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB)

Awards:

CSCS PhD Fellowship for PhD Coursework (2009). Awarded by Centre for the Study of Culture and Society, Bangalore, India.
Bangladesh Film Archive Research Fellowship (2008). Awarded by Bangladesh Film Archive (BFA), Ministry of Information .
Papyrus Literary Award (2002). Awarderd by Dept. of Statistics, University of Dhaka

Publications

Books

Bhowmick, B, B. C. (2009). Women on Screen: Representing Women by Women in Bangladesh Cinema. Dhaka: Bangladesh Film Archive. 

Bhowmick, B. C. (2010). Jhara Patar Galpo. Dhaka: Shuddhashar. 

Bhowmick, B. C. (2014). Chalochchittrey Galpo Bola: Dhape Dhape Chitronatyo Likhon. Dhaka: Somoy Prokashon.

Bhowmick, B. C. (2016). Porichoyheena. Dhaka: Kakoli Prokashoni. 

Journal Articles

Bhowmick, B. C. (2012). The problematic Future of our Democracy. International Journal of Social Science Tomorrow (IJSST), 1(8), 1-9. Retrieve from http://ijsst.com/vol1_issue8.php.  

Bhowmick, B. C. (2015a). Amader Cholochchitroke Bachiey Rakhte Hole. Bangladesh Cinema and Television Institute Journal, 1(1), 73-78.    

Bhowmick, B. C. (2015b). Nari Nirmito Chalochchittrey Narir Swadhinota, Nirvorshilota ebong Porichoy. Bangladesh Cinema and Television Institute Journal, 2(1), 131-140. 

Bhowmick, B. C. (2015c). Beder Meye Joshna –Er Galpo Bolar Poddhotir Ekti Katthamogato Bishleson. Bangladesh Film Archive Journal, 8(9), 20-27. 

Chapters

Bhowmick, B. C. (2012, June). An Unusual Theatre Experience. The Star Weekend, 11(22). Retrieved from http://archive.thedailystar.net/magazine/2012/06/01/film.htmBhowmick, B. C., Genilo, J. W., & Shoesmith, B. (2013). In J. W. Genilo & B. Shoesmith (Eds.), Bangladesh’s Changing Mediascape (55-77). B

Newspaper & Magazines

Bhowmick, B. C. (2012, June). An Unusual Theatre Experience. The Star Weekend, 11(22). Retrieved from http://archive.thedailystar.net/magazine/2012/06/01/film.htm

Creative Works

Bhowmick, B. C. (Director), & Chowdhury, A. (Writer & Director). (2005). Matir Tane (DVD). Dhaka: Stamford University Bangladesh. 

The Universityof Liberal Arts Bangladesh and its curricula are accredited by the University Grants Commission (UGC) of Bangladesh, and approved by the Ministry of Education, Government of People's Republic of Bangladesh.