Bio:

Moumita De Das is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Journalism under the School of Media and Communication at Adamas University in Kolkata. She is also the Editorial Consultant for International Justice Mission in Kolkata. She did her M.Phil. from the Department of International Relations under Jadavpur University in Kolkata. She did her M.A. and B.A. in the same subject and from the same university. She has an M.A. in Journalism and Mass  Communication from OSOU and PG Diploma in Journalism from Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan. She has 15 years of experience in teaching, reporting and copy editing. She completed a year in the pilot project of BBC iLearn system in South Asia. She has worked across multiple prestigious organizations including Hindustan Times, The Times of India, The Exhibit and Electronics For You Group. She was also associated with MAKAUT as an Examiner and Scrutinizer of Media Science between 2012 and 2019.

 

Awards & Achievements:

Fluent in three languages English, Hindi, Bengali and elementary French & Japanese

Completed Bharatnatyam from Kalamandalam

Completed Diploma in Rabindrasangeet and Indian Classical Music from Chandigarh Pracheen Kala Kendra

Have a personal blog where she loves to pen down on contemporary issues

She loves to read books, watch films and documentaries, listening to music

 

Selected Publications:

• A book chapter published in ‘GENDER DISCOURSE AND YOUTH IN MEDIA’ edited by Dr. Sushmita Bala published by Kanishka Publishers, New Delhi, June 2020
• A book chapter published by IIMC Dhenkanal edited by Dr. Mrinal Chatterjee and Sambit Pal on ‘Humour in times of COVID-19’, July 2020
• A journal article published by Journal of Emerging Technologies and Innovative Research on ‘The Challenges of Storytelling in the Context of keeping alive the Indian Tradition’, June 2019

 

Research Interests:

Print Media, New Media, Media Law & Ethics, Gender in Media, LGBTQ Rights, Child Rights, Peace & Conflict Studies, Global Affairs

Participated in various national and international conferences

Authored many scholarly articles into credit