Govt. of West Bengal
Bethune College
Bethune College


Smt. Mandira Mitra

General Information
Department English
Designation Assistant Professor
Qualification M.A.(Gold Medalist, C.U).
Specialization Cultural Studies, Narratology

Teaching Experience

9 years of teaching including 4 years of postgraduate teaching.

Colleges Served

  • Barasat Government College: 2006-2011
  • Bethune College: 2011-till date
  • UGC sponsored Minor Research Project on Amitav Ghosh's The Calcutta Chromosome completed in 2011.

Currently registered at Jadavpur University, Deptt. of English, for PhD on "Illness Narratives".


  • 'Narrative of Neurosis: Amitav Ghosh's The Calcutta Chromosome as an Anti-narrative' in the peer reviewed journal Heritage, a publication of Bethune College, 2014. ISSN 2349-9588
  • 'The Conspiracy of Silence and the Calcutta Chronotope as a Narrativizing Strategy in Amitav Ghosh's The Calcutta Chromosome in Aureole, journal of Barasat Government College, 2011.