Jigisha Bhattacharya

Assistant Lecturer

B.A. (Presidency University, Kolkata);

M.A. (Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi);

MPhil. (CSSSC, Kolkata)

Jigisha Bhattacharya has recently written her M.Phil. dissertation on the early cultural history of photographic practices in South Asia in the Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta in 2019. She has previously received her MA (2017) from the Centre for English Studies, JNU, New Delhi, and her BA with English Major (2015) from Presidency University, Kolkata.


Her research interest pertains to Gender Studies, Print and Visual Culture, Literary Movements and Translation Studies. Beyond the academic pursuit, she is a regular contributor to various print and web-based magazines on contemporary art, culture and gender-politics.