Gnosis Journal



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

Divya A

Dr Divya A is presently Assistant Professor, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology Madras, India.  She has  doctoral degree in English Literature from Nanyang Technological University (NTU), Singapore. (2014). She has completed M.St. (Master of Studies) in English Literature, University of Oxford, the U.K. (2007), M.A. in English Literature (Distinction), The University of Sheffield, the U.K. (2005). She has teaching experience as Visiting Faculty of Humanities – Indian Institute of Information and Technology, Design and Manufacturing (IIITDM) Kancheepuram, Chennai, India July 2016-Aug 2017. She served as Postdoctoral Teaching Assistant – Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD), Singapore Sept-Dec 2014 and as aTeaching Assistant – Division of English, NTU, Singapore. 2010-2012. 

She is a reciepient of NTU Research Scholarship (2009-2013)& Bharathidasan University Endowment Scholarship (2005). She holds professional membership in Australasian Victorian Studies Association (AVSA) & British Association for Victorian Studies (BAVS).

Her Research Interests:

  • 19th-Century English Fiction and Visual Culture
  • Early Modern English Drama and Shakespeare
  • 19th-Century Colonial Writings on India
  • Colonial Picturesque and Company Paintings
  • Gender Studies
  • Children’s Literature