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Uddipana Goswami

Fulbright-Nehru Postdoctoral Fellowship
University of Pennsylvania

Uddipana Goswami is a sociologist who studies gender issues and the production of literary texts and media content in the context of ethnonationalist conflicts. She specializes in Northeast India, one of South Asia’s most sustained conflict zones.

Biography

Uddipana Goswami is a sociologist who studies gender issues and the production of literary texts and media content in the context of ethno-nationalist conflicts. Her area of specialization is Northeast India, one of South Asia’s most sustained conflict zones.
She was trained in English Literature at the Delhi University, India, and in Journalism at the Indian Institute of Mass Communication. Her PhD in Sociology is from the Jawaharlal Nehru University, India. Currently, she is working on her next monograph, Gender and Ethno-nationalism in Northeast India, as a Fulbright-Nehru Postdoctoral Fellow at the University of Pennsylvania.
Her published works include Conflict and Reconciliation: The Politics of Ethnicity in Assam (Routledge 2013); two poetry collections, Green Tin Trunk (Authors Press 2014) and We Called the River Red (Authors Press 2010); a short story collection No Ghosts in this City (Zubaan 2014); and an anthology of folktales retold, Where We Come From, Where We Go: Tales from the Seven Sisters (Westland 2015).

Areas of Research / Professional Expertise

    Northeast India: gender and ethno-nationalist politics; ethnic conflict; conflict transformation and ethnic reconciliation; peace studies; politics of identity; internal displacement;  literature & culture; translation.

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Second Prize in Twelfth Annual Charlotte Miller Simon Poetry Competition

By: Uddipana Goswami
Subjects: Literature

Won the second prize in the Charlotte Miller Simon Poetry Competition for my poem, 'Fall Colors: Yellow'. Thanks to the Fulbright fellowship that brought me to the United States, I saw the fall colors for the first time in my life. That inspired a series of poems. 'Yellow' was one of them. 

Book Review: Studies in Indian Politics

By: Uddipana Goswami

Studies in Indian Politics

Vol 3, Issue 1, 2015

Santana Khanikar

Book Review: India Quarterly

By: Uddipana Goswami

India Quarterly
70(4) 359–371

Abu Nasar Saied Ahmed

Book Review: Economic and Political Weekly

By: Uddipana Goswami

Learning from Lebanon

Subir Bhaumik
 
Economic and Political Weekly
Vol. 49, Issue No. 40, 04 Oct, 2014

Book Review: Northeast Review

By: Uddipana Goswami

Northeast Review
Issue 6 (Sept-Oct '13)

Neville Maxwell

Uddipana Goswami holds her analytical lens close to the issues within Assam but shows her compassionate awareness that much human suffering is caused by the processes and conflicts she traces.

Book Review: The Book Review

By: Uddipana Goswami

When Things Fall Apart

The Book Review
VOLUME XXXVIII NUMBER 3 March 2014

H. Kham Khan Suan