Gnosis Journal

(An International Journal of English Language and Literature)
Included in the UGC Approved List of Journals
with Journal Number 48815

Prof. Amrit Sen

Dr. Amrit Sen is presently Professor of English at Visva-Bharati, Santiniketan. Interested in Eighteenth century Studies, Travel Writing, Tagore Studies and the History of Science, he has won the outstanding research award for his doctoral dissertation, “The Narcissistic Mode: Metafiction as a Strategy in Moll Flanders, Tom Jones and Tristram Shandy,” published by Worldview in 2007. He has been awarded the UGC Research Award for his project titled "The Self and the world in Tagore's Travel Writings". His major publications include The Narcissistic Mode: Moll Flanders, Tom Jones and Tristram Shandy (Worldview, 2007), Gitanjali: The Centenary Edition (Co -edited with Tapati Mukhopadhyay, Visva-Bharati, 2012), Rathindranath Tagore: The Unsung Hero (Co -edited with Tapati Mukhopadhyay, Visva-Bharati, 2013) and Rabindranath Tagore and his Circle (Visva-Bharati, 2015). He has also edited the special issues on Rabindranath Tagore for Muse India and Rupkatha and a volume of essays on The River in Indian Literature (2014). He is also Joint editor ofThe Visva-Bharati Quarterly.