Md Abu Yusuf

MD. ABU YUSUF


406, Kazla Campus (English Building)

Assistant Professor

English

Education Summary MA , BA (Hons)
EDUCATION DETAILS
Name of Degree Subject/Group Institution Board/University Passing Year
MA English Rajshahi University Rajshahi University 2006
BA (Hons) English Rajshahi University Rajshahi University 2005
EMPLOYMENT HISTORY
Duration Department/Office Organization Position
01 Jul 2018 - Present English Varendra University Assistant Professor
12 Mar 2015 - 30 Jun 2018 English Varendra University Lecturer
01 Sep 2012 - 11 Mar 2015 English Northern University Bangladesh (NUB) Lecturer
10 May 2012 - 31 Aug 2012 English Northern University Bangladesh (NUB) Lecturer
01 Jun 2009 - 09 May 2012 English University of Information Technology and Sciences (UITS) Lecturer
PUBLICATIONS

Research Paper

1.
Md. Abu Yusuf, "The Booker Prize and Its Impact on South Asian Writing in English", published in LitWrite Bangladesh, vol.1, no.1 Published date: Dec 2021
2.
Md. Abu Yusuf, "Insights into the Politics of Representation in Monica Ali's Brick Lane", published in Praxis, Journal of the Department of English, Rajshahi University, vol. 11, 2020, pp. 75-98. Published date: Jun 2021
3.
Md. Abu Yusuf & Dr. Maswood Akhter, "Reception of Postcolonial Literature in the West: Ethno-Racial Issues", published in Ideas: A Journal of Literature Arts and Culture, vol. 6: 2020-2021, pp. 97-108. Published date: Mar 2021
4.
Md. Abu Yusuf, "Critical Responses to Monica Ali's Brick Lane", published in Panini: NSU Studies in Language & Literature, vol. 8: 2017-2019, pp. 81-110. Published date: Dec 2020
5.
Md. Abu Yusuf, "Portrayal of Islam and Muslims in Tahmima Anam's The Good Muslim", published in Praxis, Journal of the Department of English, Rajshahi University, vol. 8, 2016, pp. 67-83.. Published date: Jun 2016
6.
Md. Abu Yusuf, "Issues Around Home and Identity: A Postcolonial Reading of Naipaul's A House for Mr. Biswas", published in Praxis, Journal of the Department of English, Rajshahi University, vol. 6, 2014, pp. 27-38. Published date: Jun 2014

Conference Paper

1.
Md. Abu Yusuf, "Race and Ethnicity: Reception of Postcolonial Literature in the West", published in International Conference on Postcolonial Perspectives: Language, Literature and Culture and the Global South held on 14-15 February 2020, organized by Department of English, DIU Published date: Feb 2020
2.
Md. Abu Yusuf, "Tahmina Anam's The Good Muslim and Islamic Fundamentalism", published in Nirikh International Conference held on 2-3 March 2017 organized by Nirikh, Rajshahi University Published date: Mar 2017
3.
Md. Abu Yusuf, "Insights into the Politics of Representation: A Study of Monica Ali’s Brick Lane", published in International Conference titled The River: Flows of Innovation and Exchange in the Global(i)zed English World held on 3-4 March 2016, organized by Department of English and Modern Languages, NSU Published date: Mar 2016

Article

1.
Md. Abu Yusuf, "The Good Muslim: A Post-Liberation War Bangladesh", published in The Daily Star Published date: Jul 2018
2.
Md. Abu Yusuf, "The Bengal Tigers and the Lion Hearts in Monica Ali's Brick Lane", published in The Asian Age Published date: Apr 2018
3.
Md. Abu Yusuf, "9/11 Cataclysm and Sustaining Fear", published in The Daily Star Published date: Nov 2017

Others

1.
Md. Abu Yusuf, "An Apology", published in Saptak, a magazine of the Department of English, Rajshahi University, Year: 9, Issue: 5, April 2017 Published date: Apr 2017
2.
Md. Abu Yusuf, "A True Soul", published in Literature, History and Culture: Writings Honour of Professor Aali Areefur Rehman, 2014 edited by Abdullah Al Mamun & Maswood Akhter. P. 664 Published date: Sep 2014
3.
Md. Abu Yusuf, "Mistress Mine!, A Fallen Star, A Wounded Bird", published in Batayan, a magazine of Northern University Bangladesh, Rajshahi Campus, Year: 1st, Issue: 1, June 2014 Published date: Jun 2014
COURSE OFFERED
Course Name Course Activity Course Materials
Cultural Studies, Postcolonial Literature, Thesis, 20th Century British Drama, 17th Century Literature Active
RESEARCHES

Project

1.
The Orientalism Trilogy: Edward Said’s Polemical Interventions into the Production and Practice of Stereotypes at Faculty of Arts, Rajshahi University, supervised by Prof. Dr. Maswood Akhter
Duration: 01/06/2021 - 31/07/2022