Dear Readers and Contributors,
Welcome to the fourth issue of the fourth year. IJELLS has travelled taking onboard the wealth the knowledge, the initiative of thought and determination to progress in this spectacular journey for us. We have taken the first step four years back and time flew through this momentous journey.
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Dr. Mrudula Lakkaraju
Chief & Founding Editor
Ansulika Paul is working as a guest Lecturer of English in B.R.P. Government polytechnic, Dhamtari, (C.G.), India. She is a writer, orator, teacher and a research scholar.
Prof. M. Deva Santhanam Pillai has been teaching English and allied subjects for the past 27 years. He is Professor in Charge of In-house Training at K L University, Guntur, A.P.
Shambhavi Tiwari is a research scholar and blog writer. Her most celebrated work is on ‘Myth of Jodha’ , published in ‘Valley International Journals’.
Dr. Aparna Banik is the Head, Department of English, SCMKVM, Indore (MP), Asst. Prof. (Eng) since last 25 years.
Mousumi Guha Banerjee is currently Head of the Department of Classical and Modern Languages at the Central University of Tibetan Studies, Sarnath, Varanasi. Her research area and interests include Victorian Women’s Poetry, Literary Theory and Criticism, Business Communication, Cross-cultural Communication and Film Studies.
Dr. Madhvi Lata is Assistant Professor at Banaras Hindu University, Department of English. Her area of interest is Indian writings in English, especially Indian English Drama.
Mais Sbeih is a Ph.D scholar at Osmania University, Hyderabad.
Mausumi Roychoudhary is a research scholar from Dr. C.V. Raman University, Bilaspur. Her interest lies in language teaching apart from Indian women writings in English.
Narsingh Jangra is an Associate Professor with the department of Higher Education, Haryana and is currently posted at Govt. P. G. College, Sec-14, Karnal-132001, Haryana. His area of interest is contemporary Travel Literature.
Dr. Pradeepkumar K teaches in English Dept, S.V.N.S.S.College, Wadakkanchery, Kerala. His areas of interest are cultural studies and ecocriticism.
Dr. D. R. Pratima Roy is a Senior Lecturer, heading the Department of English at St.Joseph’s Jr. & Degree College in Kurnool, AP. Her publications include Poems, Research articles on Comparative Literature, Eco-criticism, Feminism, Magic realism, Post-colonialism, Absurdism, Existentialism and Translation.
Purnima Singh is presently working as Assistant Professor in Department of English, Vasant Kanya Mahavidyalaya, BHU. She has a keen interest in American Literature, Indian Literature, Ecocriticism and Environmentalism.
Saba Fallah, is an MA graduate student of English Literature from Shiraz University, Shiraz, Iran. With a GPA of 3.6, she concluded her MA studies in January 2015. Her BA education is also on English Language and Literature, which she completed in August 2011 with a GPA of 3.7.
Dr. Sambit Panigrahi teaches English literature at Raveshaw University, Cuttack. He holds a Ph. D. degree on Joseph Conrad from the Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, IIT Kanpur.
Mohammed Shafeer K P has presented papers in many national and international seminars. Now, he is working as an Assistant Professor in English in KMCT Group of Institutions, Kuttippuram Kerala.
Dr. Mirza Sibtain Beg is Asst. Professor in the Dept. of English at Shia P. G. College, Lucknow. His research interest lies in Indian English Poetry, Criticism and English Language Teaching etc.
Vinamrata Singh is a research scholar of Department of English, BHU. She has a keen interest in Indian English Writing, Partition Literature, Diaspora Studies, Post colonial Studies and Gender and Feminist Studies.
Dr. Anand Mahanand teaches at the English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad. He has done search in integrating Folklore and English Language Education and published many books in this area.
Dr. Andrew Philominraj is a full time Professor of English at Universidad de Talca, Chile. Apart from being passionate about teaching and improving communication and recognition for English teachers in all regions of Chile, he has been actively involved in research.
Mayuri Kewlani of Indian origin, settled in Chile is a licentiate in education with majors in English language and has been teaching English as a foreign language and has also been actively involved in research.
Avrajit Dey is a research scholar at the University of Kalyani, Nadia, West Bengal. His areas of research interests are Second Language Writing, CALL, Bilingualism and Teacher Development. Presently, he is teaching at B.M.P.P High School, 24 South Parganas, West Bengal.
Doreswamy, Research Scholar, Department of Humanities & Social Sciences, National Institute of Technology, Warangal, Telangana.
Dr. K. Madhavi, Asst. Prof. of English at NIT Warangal has 14 years of teaching and research experience, presently guiding 5 research scholars, published 5 books 30 research articles and presented 15 papers in English.
Bonala Kondal is a Ph.D. Research scholar in the School of English Language Education (ELE) in the English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad, India.
Dr. V. Durga Prasad is currently working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of English in Gitam University, Bengaluru, India. His research interests include spoken English, teaching vocabulary and Linguistics.
Mukesh Soni is an Assistant Professor of English at Dayananda Sagar College of Arts, Science & Commerce, Bangalore. He is also a freelance IELTS trainer and editor. His research interests English Language Teaching and CALL.
Dr. Adi Ramesh Babu is an Asst Professor of English, Government Degree College, Jammikunta, Satavahana University, Telangana State, India
Sarat Kumar Doley teaches English at the Department of English, North Lakhimpur College, Assam. He is pursuing PhD in ELT at EFLU, formerly CIEFL, Shillong and has submitted his dissertation on the topic of integration of the teaching of culture with L2 teaching.
Saranraj L. is a Research Assistant at VIT University, Vellore, pursuing research in applied linguistics.
Dr. Shahila Zafar is an Assistant Professor ( Sr.) at VIT University, Vellore, researching in applied psycholinguistics and the role of project- based learning (PBL) in second language acquisition.
Dr. Zaved Ahmed Khan is an Associate Professor at VIT University, Vellore, currently conducting research in neurolinguistics and behavioural sciences.
V. V. Subba Rao, Research Scholar, Dept. of Englsih, K L University, Vaddeswaram, Guntur Dist, Andhra Pradesh, is working as Associate Professor in Chalapathi Institute of Technology, Mothdaka, Guntur Dist.
Dr. G. Mohana Charyulu is an Associate Professor and Chairman, Research Progress and Assessment Committee , Department of English, K L University, Vaddeswaram, Guntur dist. A.P. He is expert in ELT, ILT, Translational Studies and Criticism.
Upender Maloth M.A., PGDTE, M.Phil., (PhD), is a research scholar at EFLU, Hyderabad. His areas of interest are Sociolinguistics, Historical Linguistics and Phonology. He has published two papers in international journal.
Vidyavathi.R , working as Assistant professor II since August 2007. This article is concerned on the current generation of students hailing as Gen z and some of the effective teaching methodologies useful for class room delivery
Dr. Jayshree Singh, is the Lecturer in Selection Grade, Department of English, Bhupal Nobles Post-Graduate College (Affiliated to MLSU) Udaipur (Rajasthan), India from July, 2012. Publications consists of four books and more than fifty papers.
Dr. Mrudula Lakkaraju is working in the Department of English, Osmania University. She is a prolific reader and writer. She has published and presented several papers. Her areas of interest are Post Colonial Literature, Film & Literature and Gender Studies
Dr. M. Pratibha is working as a Professor of English. She has studied and worked in India and Germany. She has authored several research papers in various International journals.
Dr. P. Saleema has been awarded Ph.D in English from SV University, Tirupati in 2015 and has been handling Communication Skills and Life Skills for Engineering Students for the past 10 years. She is a Faculty in English in Aditya College of Engineering, Madanapalle. She has a passion for Soft Skills.
Jesia Persis Preethi , is an MBA in HR from Madurai Kamaraj University. She shares a profound passion for Life Skills and Technical Communication. She is presently working as a Faculty in Aditya College of Engineering, Madanapalle.
Surya Bhan is a Research Scholar in the department of Phonetics and Spoken English, in The English and Foreign Languages University, Hyderabad. He is teaching as a teaching assistant in The EFL University since January 2014.