Dr. Jayasree Mukopadhyay

Dr. Jayasree Mukopadhyay

Qualification : M.A., Ph.D.
Designation : Associate Professor
e-mail id : jayasree.is.@gmail.com

Graduated with First Class in History Honours from Presidency College (University of Calcutta) in 1983 and passed M.A. in History from Jadavpur University in 1985 standing First in First Class obtaining Gold Medals. Worked as a Research Fellow in the Ramakrishna Mission Institute of Culture, Kolkata, during 1986-88. Joined

WBES in February, 1988 and served Krishnagar Government College, Barasat Government College, Presidency College and Presidency University. Acted as the last Head of the Department of History, Presidency College and First Head, Department of History, Presidency University. Also worked as a Guest Faculty in the Post Graduate classes at Jadavpur and Calcutta Universities. Carrying research on different aspects of Modern India, specially on the Ramakrishna-Vivekananda Movement, Munda Revolt, Folk Culture of Bangal etc. Has to her credit a book and a large number of research papers in esteemed journals and edited volumes. Presented papers at numerous national and international seminars.

Research Activities :

(1) Projects Completed/Continuing : UGC Minor Research project on Benoy Kumar Sarkar and Folk Culture in the Gangetic West Bengal
(2) Research Guidance : One research scholar submitted Ph.D. thesis to University of Calcutta on an aspect of the Ramakrishna-Vivekananda Movement in June, 2014. Acted as an external examiner of numerous M.Phil. and Ph.D. theses of various universities like Calcutta, Jadavpur, Hyderabad etc.
(3) Publications Till Date : : See Separate Sheet

Dr. Jayasree Mukherjee/Mukhopadhyay :

1. Book – The Ramakrishna – Vivekananda Movement : Impact on Indian Society and Politics (1893-1922), Firma KLM Pvt. Ltd., Calcutta, 1997, ISBN-81-7102-057-7
2. ‘The Institution of Caste in the Eyes of Ramakrishna and Vivekananda’in The Quarterly Review of Historical Studies, Institute of Historical Studies, Calcutta, Vol. XXVII, No. 2, , 1987
3. ‘The Position of Women and the Ramakrishna –Vivekananda Movement’ in Journal of History, Dept. of History, Jadavpur University, Calcutta, 1988
4. ‘Swami Vivekanander Shikshadarsha’ in Goutam Chattopadhyay ed. Itihas Anusandhan -3, Paschimbanga Itihas Sansad, Calcutta, 1989, ISBN-81-7074-059-2
5. ‘Sri Ramakrishner Dristite Nari’ in Udbodhan (the oldest vernacular journal of India and an organ of the Ramakrishna Mission), Udbodhan Karyalaya, (Ramakrishna Mission), Calcutta, Vol.V, Year 91, Jaisthya 1396, May, 1989
6. ‘Swami Vivekananda O Bharatiya Janagan’ in Udbodhan, Udbodhan Karyalaya, (Ramakrishna Mission), Calcutta, Vol. I, Year 92, Magh 1396, January,1990
7. ‘The Emergence of Swami Vivekananda at Chicago’ in The Prabuddha Bharata, Advaita Ashrama, Mayavati, September,1993
8. ‘The Munda Resistance Movement in the Nineteenth Century’ in The Quarterly Review of Historical Studies, Institute of Historical Studies, Calcutta, April-September,1997
9. ‘Benoy Kumar Sarkarer Bishleshane Kazi Nazrul Islam’ in Aneek Chattopadhyay ed. Kabita O Samaj, Calcutta, 1st Year, No. II, Kartik, 1406, November,1999
10. ‘Rabindra Pratibhar Mulyayane Benoy Kumar Sarkar’ in Rathindra Palit ed. Amra Sabai, Kolkata, 2nd Year, No II, Chaitra 1407, April 2000
11. ‘Sri Ramakrishner Antaranga Parshad Swami Nirmalananda : Ekti Bitarka’ (A Close Associate of Sri Ramakrishna Swami Nirmalananda : A Debate), in Rathindra Palit ed. Amra Sabai, 3rd Year, No III, Kolkata, 2000
12. ‘Swami Abhedananda – A Forgotten Name in Indian Politics’ in The Quarterly Review of Historical Studies, Institute of Historical Studies, Kolkata, Vol. XXXIX, No. 3-4, October, 1999-March,2000
13. ‘Bharatiya Samaje Ramakrishna-Vivekananda Andolaner Prabhab : Anya Drishtite’ in Centenary Commemorative Volume published by the Vivekananda Society, Kolkata, 2002
14. ‘Nana Matray Sharadiya Puja’ in Dinraat, Puja No, Barasat, 2003
15. ‘Benoy Kumar Sarkar O Samajbhittik Itihaser Dhara’ in Goutam Chattopadhyay ed. Itihas Anusandhan – 17, Paschimbanga Itihas Sansad, Kolkata, 2003, ISBN-81-7102-111-5
16. ‘The Munda Resistance Movement in the Nineteenth Century’ in Sukumar. Bhattacharyya ed. Mountains and Forests in Indian History, Institute of Historical Studies, Kolkata, 2004
17. ‘Sri Sri Ma Sarada Devi O Bharater Swadhinata Sangrami’ in Vidyamandir Patrika, Ramakrishna Mission Vidyamandira, Belur, Kolkata, 2004
18. ‘Sri Ramakrishna’s Impact on Contemporary Indian Society’ in The Prabuddha Bharata, Advaita Ashrama, Mayavati, May, 2005
19. ‘Swadeshi Yuge Ramakrishna Mission in in Itihas Anusandhan -21, Paschimbanga Itihas Sansad, Kolkata, 2007
20. ‘Ramakrishna Mission in the Swadeshi Days’ in Tapati Sengupta and Shreela Roy ed. Contesting Colonialism : Partition and Swadeshi Revisited, Loreto College and Victoria Memorial Hall, Macmillan, Kolkata, 2007, ISBN-13-978-1403-93198-6
21. ‘The Gambhira – An Expression of Bengali Folk Art and Music’ in Chittabrata. Palit ed. The Changing Face of Folk Culture : Prof. K.K.Dasgupta Commemoration Volume, Institute of Historical Studies, Kolkata, 2009
22. ‘The Immediate Aftermath of the Revolt of 1857 on Bengal’s Press and Administration’ in Chittabrata. Palit and Mrinal. K. Basu ed. The Revolt of 1857 Revisited, the Corpus Research Institute, Kolkata, 2009
23. ‘Disciples, Devotees and Admirers – In the Company of Sri Ramakrishna : A Historical Analysis’ in Sri Ramakrishner 175 Tama Abirbhav Tithi Smarak Samkalan (Sri Ramakrishna’s 175th Birth Anniversary Commemorative Volume), Chandernagore Barasat Gate Cultural Association, Sri Ramakrishna-Vivekananda-Sri Aurobindo Niloy, Chandernagore, Hooghly, 2010
24 ‘Asahayog Andolan Aur Presidency College’ in Tanuja Majumdar ed. in Asahayog Andolan : Uttarpurvanchalia, Purvanchalia, Hindi Tatha Urdu Sahitya’, Gandhi Centre for North-Eastern Languages, Bengali, Santhali and Hindi, Presidency College, Kolkata, March, 2010. (Original paper written in English translated by the Hindi Dept. of Presidency College), ISBN-978-81-909139-2-8
25. ‘Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Narainpur – A Practical Translation of Swami Vivekananda’s Concept of Service’, in Swami Vyaptyananda ed. Swami Vivekananda’s 150th Birth Anniversary Volume, published by the Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Narainpur, 2012
26. ‘Unish Satake Banglay Samajsanskar’ in Alok Roy and Goutam Neogi ed. Unish Sataker Bangla- Shibchandra Deber Dwisatajanmabarshe Tar Uddeshye Nibedita Prabandha Sankalan, Parul, Kolkata, 2012, ISBN-978-93-81140-58-1
27. ‘Swami Vivekananda – A True Humanist’ in the Annual Souvenir published by West Bengal Government College Teachers’Association, 2013
28. ‘Historiography : Resistance to Colonial Rule in India’ in Dilip Coomer Ghose and ranjit Sen ed. Indian Historiography – An Analysis, Vol II, Institute of Historical Studies, Kolkata, 2013, ISBN-978-93-82710-03-5
29. ‘Swami Vivekanander Sevadarsher Bastab Rupayan : Ramakrishna Mission Ashrama, Narainpur’, in Manju Chattopadhyay ed. Itihas Anusandhan-27, Paschimbanga Itihas Sansad, Kolkata, 2013, ISBN-978-81-910874-3-7
30. ‘Swami Vivekananda : The Prophet and Patriot of Indian Nationalism ’ in Swami Shuddhidananda ed. Vivekananda as the Turning Point – The Rise of A New Spiritual Wave, Advaita Ashrama, Mayavati, 2013, ISBN-978-81-7505-372-4
31. ‘Vivekananda Manaskanya Bhagini Nivedita’ in Swamijir Aloke Udbhasita Anuragibrinda, Ramakrishna Math, Baranagar, Kolkata, 2013