Annamalai University
Faculty Member Details

Staff Id : 03992
Designation : PROFESSOR
Department : ENGLISH
Qualification : M.A(Eng),M.A(Tamil),M.Ed.,M.Phil.,Ph.D.,
Specialization : American Literature, African American Literature, and English Language Teaching
Date of Birth : 12-10-1964
Date of Joining : 03-08-1998
Present Address Contact Number E-Mail Address
33 Vageesh Nagar
Chidambaram - 608 001
Research Guidance
Discipline Awarded Guidance
M.Phil./M.E./M.Sc. 682
Ph.D. 108

Conference /Seminar / Symposia / Workshop
Conference Seminar Symposia Workshop
National International
Attended 27315-2
Conducted 6-1--

Research Projects
Major Projects Minor Projects Total Amount (Rs.)
Completed -242000
Ongoing ---
Teaching and Research Experience Industry Experience
25 Years -
Journals Conference Books Published Popular Article
National International National International
5 33 3 2 13

List of Publications - National
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "John Steinbeck and Environment: A Study of His Novel To a God Unknown.", Literary Explorer, Volume 10, Number 1, Oct 2011, pp. 113-122. 2011.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Black Consciousness in Gwendolyn Brooks's Poetry.", Contemporary Vibes, Volume 4, Number 15, Jun 2009, pp. 17-19. 2009.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Provincial Nationalism in the Poems of Williams Carlos Williams.", Culture and Literature, Volume 1, Number 1, Jun 2008, pp. 243-250. 2008.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Celebration of Spiritual Idealism in the Poetry of William Carlos Williams.", Contemporary Vibes, Volume 3, Number 9, Dec 2007, pp. 38-40. 2007.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Joseph Conrad’s Nostromo:.", A Love Tragedy of the Goulds, Volume 1, Number ISSN No. 0517-872X, Jan 2004, pp. 17-26. 2004.
List of Publications - International
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Politics of Interfaith Marriage in Edna Ferber’s Show Boat .", Think India , Volume 22, Number 4, Feb 2020, pp. 5985-5991. 2020.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "The Artist as a Young Woman in Edna Ferber’s.", History Research Journal, Volume 5, Number 5, Apr 2019, pp. 1361-1365. 2019.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Man-Woman Relationship in Gwendolyn Brooks”s Poetry.", Caesura, Emanuel University, Romania, Volume VI, Number 1, Jan 2019, pp. 39-55. 2019.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Subtle Racism in Edna Ferber’s Show Boat.", Infokra Research, Volume 8, Number 7, Feb 2019, pp. 135-140. 2019.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Eco-critical Reading of Girish Karnad's Play The Fire and the Rain.", Asia Pacific Journal of Research, Volume 1, Number XXXV, Jan 2016, pp. 101-104. 2016.
Dr. k. Muthuraman, "Womanism in Lucille Clifton's An Ordinary Woman.", Notions, Volume VI, Number 3, Sep 2015, pp. 11-16. 2015.
Dr. K.Muthuraman, "Loss of Human Values in Sinclair Lewis's Babbitt.", IJMDRR, Volume 1, Number 6, Aug 2015, pp. 34-37. 2015.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Amy Tan's High-Context and Low-Context Cultures.", International Journal of World Research, Volume 1, Number XXIV, Dec 2015, pp. 8-14. 2015.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Assertion of Individuality in Manju Kapur's Difficult Daughters.", Asia Pacific Journal of Research, Volume 1, Number XXX, Aug 2015, pp. 99-102. 2015.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Lucille Clifton as the Voice of Blacks.", Asia Pacific Journal of Research, Volume 1, Number XXIX, Jul 2015, pp. 1-4. 2015.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Portrayal of God in Tagore's Sacrifice.", Asia Pacific Journal of Research, Volume XXXX, Number 1, Aug 2015, pp. 103-106. 2015.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Family Violence in Joyce Carol Oates's With Shuddering Fall.", Asia Pacific Journal of Research, Volume I, Number XVII, Sep 2014, pp. 154-158. 2014.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Method of Teaching Reading Comprehension.", Notions, Volume IV, Number 1, Mar 2013, pp. 245-256. 2013.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Representation of the Female in William Styron's The Long March.", Notions, Volume 1, Number IV, Mar 2013, pp. 265-272. 2013.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Conservative East Versus Modernized West: A Study of Bapsi Sidhwa's An American Brat.", Asia Pacific Journal of Research, Volume 1, Number XII, Dec 2013, pp. 17-21. 2013.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Racial Pride in Langston Hughes's Poetry.", Voice International, Volume IX, Number 9, Feb 2013, pp. 1-9. 2013.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Searching for Truth in Rabindranath Tagore's Play Chandalika.", Notions, Volume IV, Number 2, Jun 2013, pp. 193-202. 2013.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Shame and Guilt in William Styron's Sophie's Choice.", Voice International, Volume VIII, Number 8, Sep 2012, pp. 47-55. 2012.
Dr. K. Muthuraman & Dr. S. Ayyapparaja, "Protest against the Degradation of the Blacks in America: A Study of Anne Spencer's Poems.", Annamalai University Humanities Journal, Volume 47, Number 1, Dec 2011, pp. 275-280. 2011.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Poetry is also a Craft: A Study of Richard Eberhart's Poetry.", Notions, Volume II, Number 4, Dec 2011, pp. 221-230. 2011.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Victimization of African Americans: A Study of Gwendoly Brooks's A Street in Bronzeville.", Voice International, Volume VI, Number 6, Dec 2010, pp. 119-124. 2010.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Schemata Theory and Reading Comprehension.", Annamalai University Humanities Journal, Volume 46, Number 1, Dec 2010, pp. 169-180. 2010.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Language Teaching: Goals and Methods.", Voice International, Volume VI, Number 6, Dec 2010, pp. 159-165. 2010.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Dream and Disillusionment: A Study of John Steinbeck's Of Mice and Men and The Pearl.", Voice International, Volume VI, Number 6, Dec 2010, pp. 111-118. 2010.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "The Complex Selves of Black Women in the Poetry of Gwendolyn Brooks.", Voice International, Volume V, Number 5, Dec 2009, pp. 39-54. 2009.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Imagery in William Carlos Williams's Poetry.", Rock Pebbles, Volume XI, Number 1, Jun 2007, pp. 53-59. 2007.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "The Image of Black Childrenin Gwsendolyn Brooks's Poetry.", Voice International, Volume IV, Number 4, May 2007, pp. 76-82. 2007.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Narrative Techniques in Khushwant Singh's Train to Pakistan and Manohar Malgonkar's A Bend in the Ganges.", Annamalai University Humanities Journal, Volume XLIII, Number 1, Jul 2005, pp. 11-20. 2005.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Joseph Conrad's Nostromo: A Love Tragedy of the Goulds.", Annamalai University Humanities Journal, Volume XLII, Number 1, Aug 2004, pp. 17-26. 2004.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Towards Positive Self-affirmation: A Study of Symbols in Gwendolyn Brooks's Poetry.", Annamalai University Humanities Journal, Volume XLI, Number 1, Jul 2003, pp. 13-19. 2003.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "The Jazzy Poetic Style of Gwendolyn Brooks .", The Jazzy Poetic Style of Gwendolyn Brooks , Volume 1, Number ISSN No.2229-3248, Feb 2002, pp. 44-50. 2002.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "Black Women's Encounter with Intraracial Discrimination as Depicted in Gwendolyn Brooks's "The ballad of Chocolate Mabbie" and "Ballad of Pearl May Lee".", Annamalai University Humanities Journal, Volume XXXX, Number 1, Jun 2002, pp. 15-19. 2002.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, "The Jazzy Poetic Style of Gwendolyn Brooks.", Voice International, Volume 1, Number 1, Dec 2002, pp. 44-50. 2002.
List of Conferences - National
Dr. K. Muthuraman, E E Cummings's poetry: A Stylistic Analysis, Ahathiyam, Mar 4-5, 2011, Annamalai University, pp. 250-255. Thanjavur, New Vision Publishers.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, The Participation of Edusat in Distance Education, Edusat and Teacher Education, Mar 23-24, 2007, Annamalai University, pp. 250-255. Chidambaram, Rasi Printers.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, William Carlos Williams and Transcendentalism, Diverse Religions Conference, Dec 27-28, 2006, Madurai Kamaraj University, pp. 627-630. Madurai, Vijay Offset Printers.
List of Conferences - International
Dr. K. Muthuraman, Tamil Literature and Civilization: An Overview, Overseas Immersion Programme, Sep 15-14, 2010, Annamalai University, pp. 40-45. Annamalai Nagar, FEAT, Annamalai University.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, Influence of Indian Spiritual Wisdom on Ralph Waldo Emerson, Spiritual Wisdom for a Value-Based Society, Nov 6-7, 2004, Annamalai University, pp. 109-111. Annamalai Nagar, Annamalai University Press.
List of Book Published
Dr. K. Muthuraman, Gwendolyn Brooks's Art of Poetry, Perambalur: Mercury Printers and Publishers, 978-93-5001-210-9, pp. 1-103. Dec 2009.
List of Popular Article
Dr. K. Muthuraman, Practising Vocabulary and Structure in the English Language Classroom, Chidambaram: Shri Printers, 978-81-908455-1-9, pp. 124-128. Aug 2009.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, Future Engineering Trends, Chennai: D D Publications , 978-81-906109-7-1, pp. 650-654. Apr 2010.
Dr. K. Muthuraman, Motivation through Shakespeare's Henry V and Hemingway's The Old Man and the Sea, New Delhi: Deep and Deep Publications, 978-81-8450-328-9, pp. 266-270. May 2011.
List of Awards /Honours / Memberships
International Exchange Alumni, SUSI on Contemporary American Literature, USA - 325