Govt. of West Bengal
Bethune College
Bethune College


Smt. Anasua Datta

General Information
Department History
Designation Associate Professor and Head of the Department
Qualification M.A, M.Phil
Specialization Late Medieval India

Colleges Served

  • Krishnanagar Government College - 10th June 1999 -9th March 2005.
  • Presidency College -10th March 2005 -2nd May -2013.
  • Jhargram Raj College-3rd May 2013-10th August 2015.
  • Bethune College -10th August -Till Date.


  • "Mutiny, Rumour and Gun Runners of Calcutta : A Journey Back to1857" in Prof. Kaushik Roy edited : "The Uprising of 1857", Manohar, New Delhi 2010.
  • "1857 erMahabidroho O DeshiyoBandukBybshaie" - ItihashOnushandhan23, 2008.
  • "Small Firearms in Police Domain and the days of 'Anarchists' in Bengal, 1905-1915" in Vidyasagar Journal of History , vol-IV,2015-2016, ISSN-2321-0834.
  • Minor Research Project U.G.C., 2002 - 2004 : "Sweetmeat Industry" in 19th& 20thCentury Bengal.
  • "AstadashSatabdi O UnobingshaSatabdirKolkatarSadharaner Samskriti O Prishtaposhokata" - ItihashOnushandhan17, 2002.
  • Undergoing PhD Research under Jadavpur University on 'Romance and Revolution with Small Fire Arms: Bengal 1835 to 1935'

Academic Membership

  • Life Member of Bangiya Sahitya Parishad