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Staff Id : 03978
Name : Dr. A. SELVARAJ
Designation : PROFESSOR
Department : ENGLISH
Qualification : M.A.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.,
Specialization : Comparative Literature/American Literature
Date of Birth : 16-12-1963
Date of Joining : 04-08-1998
Present Address Contact Number E-Mail Address
44,45, PADMAVATHY NAGAR,
MANJAKUPPAM,
Cuddalore - 607 001.
9443119211selva_1963@rediffmail.com
Research Guidance
Discipline Awarded Guidance
M.Phil./M.E./M.Sc. 211
Ph.D. 157


Conference /Seminar / Symposia / Workshop
Conference Seminar Symposia Workshop
National International
Attended 2935--
Conducted --1--


Research Projects
Major Projects Minor Projects Total Amount (Rs.)
Completed ---
Ongoing ---
Teaching and Research Experience Industry Experience
25 Years -
Journals Conference Books Published Popular Article
National International National International
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List of Publications - National
Soumy Syamchand, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Interaction Between a Narrator and a Narratee.", Literary Perspectives, Volume 13, Number 1, Jan 2018, pp. 23-29. 2018.
Soumy Syamchand, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "The Masked Reality in John Barth's The Floating Opera.", Journal of English language and Literature, Volume 5, Number 1, Jan 2018, pp. 252-255. 2018.
Dr. A. Selvaraj , "Gender Based Violence and Cofrontation in Bharati Mukherjee's Desirable Daughters.", Panorama on Indian Writing in English, Volume I, Number IV, Dec 2016, pp. 12-14. 2016.
Dr. A. Selvaraj , "Holistic Development in the Social Scenario in Girish Karnad's Tale-Dande.", DJ Journal of English language and Literature, Volume 1, Number 2, Dec 2016, pp. 36-39. 2016.
Dr. A. Selvaraj , "Ostrcism: A Study of Amitav Ghosh's The Circle of Reason.", Jamal Academic Research Journal: An Interdisciplinary, Volume 1, Number 1, Jan 2015, pp. 49-50. January 2015.
Anwer Sadath Thiruvangoth, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Immature Psychological Defense in John Updike's A&P.", Notions , Volume Vol-VI, Number 3, Sep 2015, pp. 24-27. 2015.
V.S. Saravanan, Dr.A. Selvaraj, "American Totalitarianism in Norman Mailer's The Armies of Night.", Notions , Volume Vol-VI, Number 3, Sep 2015, pp. 17-23. 2015.
V.C. Prakash, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Diasporic Crux of Alienation in Benyamin's Goat Days; A Study of Actuality.", Jamal Academic Research Journal: An Interdisciplinary, Volume 1, Number 1, Jan 2015, pp. 53-54. January 2015.
Prakash V. C, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "The Art nof Realism in Saul Bellow's Seize the Day.", New Trends in English Literature and language, Volume 1, Number 1, Apr 2014, pp. 10-13. April 2014.
Anwer Sadath Thiruvangoth, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Adultery Carnival: John Updike's Marry Me and The Misogynistic Revolution.", New Trends in English Literature and language, Volume 1, Number 1, Apr 2014, pp. 42-44. April 2014.
Dr. A. Selvaraj, V.C. Prakash, "Specificity of Individualityand Humanity in Saul Bellow's Mr. Sammler's Planet..", Notions , Volume Vol.II , Number 3, Sep 2014, pp. 165-172. September 2014.
V.C. Prakash, Dr. A.Selvaraj, "The Conflict between Existentialism and Spirituality in Saul Bellow's herzog.", American Literary Movements: A Reapprisal, Volume IV, Number 1, Mar 2014, pp. 212-216. 2014.
Dr.A. Selvaraj, , "Search for Reality and Reviving the True Consciousness in Saul Bellow's The Dean's December.", American Literary Movements: A Reapprisal, Volume III, Number 1, Apr 2014, pp. 80-84. 2014.
Dr.A. Selvaraj, , "Kiran Desai's Vision of Diaspora .", Manifestation of Diasporic Conscience in Indian English literature, Volume I , Number 1, Sep 2014, pp. 7-10. 204.
V.C. Prakash, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Kiran Desai's Hullabaloo in the Guava Orchard: The Being of Nothingness.", Manifestation of Diasporic Conscience in Indian English literature, Volume I, Number 1, Sep 2014, pp. 187-191. 2014.
A. Selvaraj, "Thematic utilization of religion in Willa Cather's My Mortal Enemy.", Notions , Volume IV, Number 4, Dec 2013, pp. 169-174. December 2013.
R. Devi Magdalin, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Restoration of India in V.S. Naipaul's India: A Million Mutinies Now.", Notions , Volume IV, Number 1, Mar 2013, pp. 159-166. March 2013.
Yasotha Gnanaprakasam, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Spiritual Quest in the Face of Modern Anxiety in Willa Cather's The Professor's House.", Notions , Volume IV, Number 1, Mar 2013, pp. 147-158. March 2013.
Dr.A. Selvaraj, , "The Teacher as a Researcher in English Language Teaching Classes: A Cognitive Development perspective.", Notions , Volume III, Number 4, Dec 2012, pp. 219-228. December 2012.
Dr. K. Rajaraman, Dr. A. Selvaraj, " Baraka's Treatment of Religion in "The Baptism".", Notions , Volume 2, Number 4, Dec 2011, pp. 9-16. December 2011.
Dr.A. Selvaraj, C. Palanivelrajan, ""painful Truths and Survival: A Study of Maya Angelou's Gather Togrther in My Name".", An Annual Publication of Critical Studies in English language and Literature, Volume 10, Number 1, Oct 2011, pp. 68-76. October 2011.
Dr. K. Rajaraman, Dr. A. Selvaraj, ""Hankering after a Home: A Study of Maya Angelou's All God's Children Need Traveling Shoes".", An Annual Publication of Critical Studies in English language and Literature, Volume 10, Number 1, Oct 2011, pp. 59-67. October 2011.
A.Selvaraj, "East-West relationship in Kamala Markandaya's Necter in a Sieve.", The rainbow, Volume I, Number II, Dec 2009, pp. 141-149. 2009.
A.Selvaraj, "Evolution of the Character of Ganga in the Trilogy of Jeyakanthan.", Rock Pebbles, Volume X, Number II, Dec 2006, pp. 10-14. 2006.
List of Publications - International
K.Suganya, Dr. A.Selvaraj, "Quest for Self in the novel All the Lives We Never Lived by Anuradha Roy.", Turkish Online Journal of Qualitative Inquiry Abdullah Kuzu, Volume Volume 12, Issue 9,, Number ISSN 2298-2302, Aug 2021, pp. 2298-2302. AUGUST 2021.
R. Annamalai, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Paul Auster√Ę‚,¨‚"Ęs Moon Palace As A Postmodern Historiographical Meta-Fictional Narrative .", PSYCHOLOGY AND EDUCATION (2021), Volume Volume 58(5),, Number ISSN 1553 - 6939, Apr 2021, pp. 876-883. 26th April, 2021.
K. Suganya Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Representation of Cultural Patterns and Women Suffering in the Novel The Mango Season by Amulya Malladi.", PSYCHOLOGY AND EDUCATION (2021), Volume 58(5),, Number ISSN 1553 - 6939, Apr 2021, pp. 1663-1665. April 2021.
R. Annamalai, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "√Ę‚,¨ŇďEvery Man is the Author of his Own Life√Ę‚,¨¬Ě: An Analysis of the Combination of √Ę‚,¨Ňďselves√Ę‚,¨¬Ě in Paul Auster√Ę‚,¨‚"Ęs Select Novels..", Turkish Online Journal of Qualitative Inquiry Abdullah Kuzu, Volume TOJQI-2021- 2291, Number E-ISSN 1309-6591, Aug 2021, pp. 2303-2310. 2021.
Ms Binu, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Native Americans√Ę‚,¨‚"Ę Subsistence Perspective Highlighted in Barbara Kingsolver√Ę‚,¨‚"Ęs Bean Trees and Pigs in Heaven.", Kala: The Journal of Indian Arts History Congress, Volume Volume-25, No.12:2019-2020, Number ISSN: 0975-7945, Dec 2020, pp. 126-136. December - 2020.
Ms Binu, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Ecofeminist Undercurrents in Barbara Kingsolver's Flight Behaviour.", Sambodhi Journal, Volume Vol-43, No.-02 , Number ISSN: 2249-6661, Nov 2020, pp. 86-91. November - December 2020.
A. Arun Daves, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Renunciation of Justice to the deprived and the Role of Money on Law in Galsworthy√Ę‚,¨‚"Ęs The Silver Box.", International Journal of Research and Analytical Reviews, Volume Volume 6, Issue 1, Number E-ISSN 2348-1269, P- ISSN 2349-5138, Feb 2019, pp. 1778-1782. 2019.
A. Arun Daves, Dr. A. Selvaraj, ""Relativity between Reality and the Imaginary: Oscar Wilde, Galsworthy and the Character of Dancy √Ę‚,¨‚Äú A Review".", Language in India, Volume 19:2, Number ISSN 1930-2940, Feb 2019, pp. 47-51. February 2019.
S. Veyilkandhal, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Human Supremacy in Anita Desai's Where Shall We Go this Summer?.", New Academia: An International Journal of English language, Literature and Literary Theory, Volume VIII, Number IV2019, Jan 2019, pp. 314-321. 2019.
Soumy Syamchand, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "In between Absurdity and Identity: A Critical Expedition to John Barth's Lost in Funhouse.", Roots, Volume 4, Number 3, Feb 2018, pp. 106-109. 2018.
Soumy Syamchand, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Reorchestration of Cultural Consciousness in John Barth's Giles Goat Boy.", International Journal of Current Advanced Research, Volume 7, Number 3, Mar 2018, pp. 10905-10907. 2018.
Soumy Syamchand, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Imperialization of Female Body Through Sexual Encroachment: An Expedition to Arnold Itwaru's Shanti.", Language in India, Volume 18, Number 3, Mar 2018, pp. 160-164. 2018.
Soumy Syamchand, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Speaking the Unspeakable Pain, Memory and Conflict of the Marginalized in Harriet Ann Jacob's Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl.", Langlit, Volume 4, Number 3, Feb 2018, pp. 160-164. 2018.
Soumy Syamchand, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Social Reality in terms of Colour in Nella Larsen's Quicksand.", Shanlax International Journal of English, Volume 6, Number 1, Apr 2018, pp. 82-88. 2018.
M. Thanumalaya Perumal, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Conceptualizing Self-Effacing Women in Scott Fitzgerald's Tender in the Night and Great Gatsby.", Review of Research, Volume 8, Number 1, Oct 2018, pp. 1-4. 2018.
M. Thanumalaya Perumal, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Women, Love and Sex in Scott Fitzgerald's Works.", Language in India, Volume 18, Number 3, Mar 2018, pp. 326-330. 2018.
S. Veyilkandhal, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Amalgamation of Five Elements with Five Senses with particular Reference to Anita Desai's Fire on the Mountain.", Language in India, Volume 18, Number 9, Sep 2018, pp. 306-313. 2018.
Soumy Syamchand, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "In the Name of Feminism: A Reading of Margaret Atwood's The handmaid's Tale.", Research Chronicler, Volume 6, Number 4, Apr 2018, pp. 119-126. 2018.
Soumy Syamchand, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "The Subaltern Frame- The Untouchable and the Unread: Locating the Real Life of a Black Woman in Maya Angelou's I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.", Online International Interdisciplinary Research Journal, Volume 8, Number Special Issue, May 2018, pp. 154-158. 2018.
R. Dharani, Dr. A.Selvaraj, "Quest for the Sublime in Herman Melville's Moby- Dick.", Language in India, Volume 18, Number 3, Mar 2018, pp. 65-70. 2018.
Soumy Syamchand, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Shakespeare's Voice for the Voiceless in The Tempest.", International journal for Exclusive Management Research, Volume 1, Number Special Issue, Mar 2018, pp. 49-51. 2018.
Soumy Syamchand, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Heroes/ Sherpes as Artists of the Self: Imaging the Heroic Omnipotence in John Barth's Letters.", Review of Research, Volume 7, Number 10, Jul 2018, pp. 1-7. 2018.
A. Arun Daves, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "GALSWORTHY'S DRAMATIC CRAFTSMANSHIP AS SEEN IN THE SILVER BOX, STRIFE AND JUSTICE √Ę‚,¨‚ÄĚ A BASIC STUDY.", INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF ENGLISH LANGUAGE, LITERATURE AND TRANSLATION STUDIES (IJELR) , Volume 4, Number 1 ISSN:2349-9451/2395-2628, Jan 2017, pp. 101-104. Jan - Mar 2017.
A. Arun Daves, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Social Injustice in Galsworthy√Ę‚,¨‚"Ęs The Silver Box.", Asia Pacific Journal of Research, Volume Vol: I. Issue XLVII, Number ISSN (Print) : 2320-5504, ISSN (Online) : 2347-4793, Jan 2017, pp. 176-177. January 2017.
Soumy Syamchand, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "The Road to Cosmic Emptiness in John barth's The End of the Road.", International Journal of English Language, Literature in Humanities, Volume 5, Number 11, Nov 2017, pp. 990-996. 2017.
Soumy Syamchand, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Demystifying Myth: A Reading of John Barth's The Sot Weed Factor.", Notions , Volume VIII, Number 3, Sep 2017, pp. 109-116. 2017.
R. Dharani, Dr. A.Selvaraj, "Themes and Imagery in herman Melville's Novel Omoo.", International Journal of English and Literaure (IJEL), Volume V, Number XI, Nov 2017, pp. 228-235. 2017.
R. Dharani, Dr. A.Selvaraj, "Elements of the Metaphysical Detective in Melville's The Confidence Man: Questioning the Notion of Evidence.", Notions , Volume VIII, Number 3, Sep 2017, pp. 101-108. 2017.
A. Selvaraj, "An Acceptance of Existent Self: A Critical Study of Saul Bellow's The Victim.", International Journal of English and Literaure (IJEL), Volume 5, Number 6, Dec 2015, pp. 41-46. 2015.
G. Subha , A. Selvaraj, "The Appearance of Social Conformity and Moral probity in Edith Wharton's The Age of Innocence.", Rock Pebbles, Volume XIX, Number 1, Mar 2015, pp. 37-41. 2015.
.G. Subha, A. Selvaraj, "Victimization of Lily in Edith Wharton's The House of Mirth.", Literary Insight, Volume 6, Number 1, Jan 2015, pp. 152-157. January 2015.
Anwer Sadath Thiruvangoth, A. Selvaraj, "Misogynism in John Updike's The Witches of Eastwick.", Rock pebbles, Volume XVIII, Number IV, Dec 2014, pp. 163-166. December 2014.
V.S. Saravanan, A. Selvaraj, "The Courtroom as a Literary Device in Norman Mailer's The Executioner's Song.", Rock pebbles, Volume XVIII, Number IV, Dec 2014, pp. 135-139. December 2014.
R. Devi Magdalin, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Notions of India: A Critical Study of V.S. Naipaul's India: A Wounded Civilization ans An Area of Darkness.", Contemporary Discourse, Volume 4, Number 1, Jan 2013, pp. 91-96. January 2013.
Waheed Sultan Bhat, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Displacement in The Glass Palace.", Voice International, Volume X, Number 10, Apr 2013, pp. 154-161. April 2013.
M.Yasotha Gnanaprakasam, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Transubstantiation of Character in Willa Cather's Death Comes for the Archbishop.", Voice International, Volume IX, Number 9, Feb 2013, pp. 123-129. February 2013.
Dr.A. Selvaraj, , "Partition and Violence: A Study of Chaman Nahal's Azadi.", Literary innovations, Volume 1 , Number 1, Mar 2012, pp. 5-12. march 2012.
R. Devi Magdalin, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Perceptions of India in Naipaul's Trilogy.", Literary Explorations, Volume 1, Number 1, Dec 2012, pp. 41-45. December 2012.
A.Selvaraj, C.Palanivelrajan, "Double Suppression and Displacement in Maya Angelou's I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.", Literary Insight, Volume 3, Number 1, Jan 2012, pp. 94-99. January 2012.
C.Palanivelrajan, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "The Self and the Community in Maya Angelou's I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings.", Rock pebbles, Volume XVIII, Number II, Dec 2011, pp. 50-57. December 2011.
C.Palanivelrajan, Dr. A. Selvaraj, "Maya Angelou as a Full Bloom Artiste in Singin'and Swingin' and Gettin' Merry Like Christmas.", Voice International, Volume Vii, Number 7, Oct 2011, pp. 67-75. October 2011.
Dr.A. Selvaraj, C. Palanivelrajan, ""Hankering after a Home: A Study of Maya Angelou's All God's Children Need Traveling Shoes".", Notions , Volume Vol.II , Number 3, Sep 2011, pp. 217-226. September 2011.