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Dr RASHMI SAWHNEY

MA, PGDACM, PhD
ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR


ENGLISH AND CULTURAL STUDIES (BGR)
SCHOOL OF ARTS AND HUMANITIES
BANNERGHATTA ROAD CAMPUS

Name Programme Institution Year of Passing
PhD PhD University of Limerick 2006
PG MA University of Limerick 2003
Others PGDACM Narsee Monjee Institute of Managment 1999
Degree BSc University of Pune 1997
Sl.No. Title Name of Periodical Periodicity Date
1 The Right to Solidarity Prabuddha Bharat Fortnightly 15/03/2021
2 Our Cities That they Built Prabuddha Bharat Fortnightly 01/03/2021
3 Escaping the Future Economic and Political Weekly Weekly 26/09/2020
4 Re-presenting History's Specters Hakara: A Bi-lingual Journal of Creative Expression Quarterly 30/01/2018
5 The Moving Image Indian Quarterly Quarterly 01/01/2018
6 The Aesthetics of Resistance The Wire Daily 21/09/2017
7 Beyond Belief: Science Fiction Cinema in India Indian Quarterly Quarterly 01/10/2015
8 Yudhishtir Touch to FTII Daily News and Analysis Daily 16/06/2015
9 The Race for Mary Kom Daily News and Analysis Daily 27/09/2014
10 The Sick World Before Her Daily News and Analysis Daily 21/06/2014
Sl.No. Title Name of Journal Date of Publication Volume No/Issue No/Page No
1 Women at Work: The Cultural and Creative Industries Studies in South Asian Film and media 01-Mar-2021 / 11, 2 /

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Title of Article Women at Work: The Cultural and Creative Industries
Name of Journal Studies in South Asian Film and media
Volume No
Issue No 11, 2
Page No
URL www.intellectbooks.com/studies-in-south-asian-film-media
Date of Publication 01-Mar-2021
2 Escaping the Future Economic and Political Weekly 26-Sep-2020 55 / issue 39 /

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Author Name (s) RASHMI SAWHNEY
Title of Article Escaping the Future
Name of Journal Economic and Political Weekly
Volume No 55
Issue No issue 39
Page No
URL https://www.epw.in/
Date of Publication 26-Sep-2020
3 Decolonising Cultural Studies Artha: Journal of Social Sciences 01-Sep-2019 18 / 3 /

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Author Name (s) RASHMI SAWHNEY
Title of Article Decolonising Cultural Studies
Name of Journal Artha: Journal of Social Sciences
Volume No 18
Issue No 3
Page No
URL http://journals.christuniversity.in/index.php/artha/article/view/2129
Date of Publication 01-Sep-2019
4 Editorial: Trajectories of the Moving Image in South Asia Moving Image Review and Arts Journal 01-Jul-2018 7 / 2 /

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Author Name (s) RASHMI SAWHNEY,RASHMI SAWHNEY,LUCIA IMAZ KING
Title of Article Editorial: Trajectories of the Moving Image in South Asia
Name of Journal Moving Image Review and Arts Journal
Volume No 7
Issue No 2
Page No
URL https://www.intellectbooks.co.uk/journals/view-Journal,id=207/
Date of Publication 01-Jul-2018
5 Shadowing the Image Archive: In Media Res, Inside Nalini Malani's Shadow Plays Moving Image Review and Arts Journal 01-Jul-2018 7 / 2 /

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Title of Article Shadowing the Image Archive: In Media Res, Inside Nalini Malani's Shadow Plays
Name of Journal Moving Image Review and Arts Journal
Volume No 7
Issue No 2
Page No
URL http://www.ingentaconnect.com/contentone/intellect/miraj/2018/00000007/00000002/art00010
Date of Publication 01-Jul-2018
6 Experimenta: Instigating a Counter-Cultural Film Platform in Bangalore. Shai Heredia in Conversation with Rashmi Sawhney. Moving Image Review and Arts Journal 01-Jul-2018 7 / 2 /

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Author Name (s) RASHMI SAWHNEY,RASHMI SAWHNEY,SHAI HEREDIA
Title of Article Experimenta: Instigating a Counter-Cultural Film Platform in Bangalore. Shai Heredia in Conversation with Rashmi Sawhney.
Name of Journal Moving Image Review and Arts Journal
Volume No 7
Issue No 2
Page No
URL International Index to Film Periodicals, International Federation of Film Archives (FIAF), Art&Architecture Source
Date of Publication 01-Jul-2018
7 An Evening on Mars, Love on the Moon: 1960s SF films from Bombay Studies in South Asian Film and Media 01-Oct-2015 6 / 2 /

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Title of Article An Evening on Mars, Love on the Moon: 1960s SF films from Bombay
Name of Journal Studies in South Asian Film and Media
Volume No 6
Issue No 2
Page No
URL https://www.intellectbooks.co.uk/journals/view-issue,id=2987/
Date of Publication 01-Oct-2015
8 Editorial Studies in South Asian Film and Media 01-Oct-2015 6 / 2 /

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Title of Article Editorial
Name of Journal Studies in South Asian Film and Media
Volume No 6
Issue No 2
Page No
URL https://www.intellectbooks.co.uk/journals/view-issue,id=2987/
Date of Publication 01-Oct-2015
9 The Virtual Reality of Indian Cinema: Spectatorship as an Enactment of Becoming Modern Interventions: International Journal of Postcolonial Studies 29-Aug-2012 14 / 3 /

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Title of Article The Virtual Reality of Indian Cinema: Spectatorship as an Enactment of Becoming Modern
Name of Journal Interventions: International Journal of Postcolonial Studies
Volume No 14
Issue No 3
Page No
URL https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/1369801X.2012.704498
Date of Publication 29-Aug-2012
10 Cinema and the Adivasis of India Moving Worlds: A Journal of Transcultural Writings 01-Dec-2009 9 / 1 /

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Title of Article Cinema and the Adivasis of India
Name of Journal Moving Worlds: A Journal of Transcultural Writings
Volume No 9
Issue No 1
Page No
URL http://movingworlds.net/volumes/9/chotro/
Date of Publication 01-Dec-2009
11 Apotheosis or Apparition: Bombay and the Village in 1990s Women's Cinema Film Studies 01-Dec-2008 11 / 1 /

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Title of Article Apotheosis or Apparition: Bombay and the Village in 1990s Women's Cinema
Name of Journal Film Studies
Volume No 11
Issue No 1
Page No
URL http://www.ingentaconnect.com/contentone/manup/fs/2007/00000011/00000001/art00003
Date of Publication 01-Dec-2008
12 Postmodernism and the Aesthetics of Time in Rudaali LITTCRIT 01-Jun-2008 31 / 1 /

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Author Name (s) RASHMI SAWHNEY
Title of Article Postmodernism and the Aesthetics of Time in Rudaali
Name of Journal LITTCRIT
Volume No 31
Issue No 1
Page No
URL http://littcrit.org/search-toc.php?bid=2005_6&k=rashmi%20sawhney
Date of Publication 01-Jun-2008
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Sl.No. Type of Book Title Title of Book ISBN Month Year
Sl.No. Type of Book Title of Chapter/Article ISBN Month Year
1 Reference book Fatma Begum, South Asia's First Female Director 9780367344719 Dec 2020

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Type of Work Chapter
Sole Authored/Co Authored Sole Authored
Author Name (s) RASHMI SAWHNEY
Title of Book Industrial Networks and Cinemas of India: Shooting Stars, Shifting Geographies, Multiplying Media
Title of Book/Chapter/Article/Case Study) Fatma Begum, South Asia's First Female Director
Month/Year Dec/2020
ISBN 9780367344719
Pages
Publishing Company/Institution Routledge/ Taylor & Francis
Level International publisher
2 Reference book Researching Women's Film History 9781119429104 May 2020

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Type of Work Chapter
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Author Name (s) RASHMI SAWHNEY,RASHMI SAWHNEY
Title of Book International Encyclopaedia of Gender, media and Communications
Title of Book/Chapter/Article/Case Study) Researching Women's Film History
Month/Year May/2020
ISBN 9781119429104
Pages
Publishing Company/Institution Wiley
Level International publisher
3 Reference book Researching Women's Television History 9781119429104 May 2020

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Type of Work Chapter
Sole Authored/Co Authored Co-Authored
Author Name (s) RASHMI SAWHNEY,RASHMI SAWHNEY,KAREN ROSS
Title of Book International Encyclopaedia of Gender, media and Communications
Title of Book/Chapter/Article/Case Study) Researching Women's Television History
Month/Year May/2020
ISBN 9781119429104
Pages
Publishing Company/Institution Wiley
Level International publisher
4 Reference book Women Undoing 'National' History Through Regional Cinema in India 978-0-252-08118-7 Oct 2015

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Type of Work Chapter
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Author Name (s) RASHMI SAWHNEY
Title of Book Doing Women's Film History
Title of Book/Chapter/Article/Case Study) Women Undoing 'National' History Through Regional Cinema in India
Month/Year Oct/2015
ISBN 978-0-252-08118-7
Pages 151 - 165
Publishing Company/Institution University of Illinois Press
Level International publisher
5 Reference book Through the Lens of a Branded Criminal: The Politics of Marginal Cinema in India 9780857289544 Mar 2010

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Type of Book Reference book
Type of Work Chapter
Sole Authored/Co Authored Sole Authored
Author Name (s) RASHMI SAWHNEY
Title of Book South Asian Media Cultures: Audiences, Representations, Contexts
Title of Book/Chapter/Article/Case Study) Through the Lens of a Branded Criminal: The Politics of Marginal Cinema in India
Month/Year Mar/2010
ISBN 9780857289544
Pages 201 - 220
Publishing Company/Institution Anthem Press
Level International publisher
6 Reference book Imagining an Adivasi Cinema: Exploratory Notes 8125036644 Nov 2009

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Type of Book Reference book
Type of Work Chapter
Sole Authored/Co Authored Sole Authored
Author Name (s) RASHMI SAWHNEY
Title of Book Indigeneity: Culture and Representation
Title of Book/Chapter/Article/Case Study) Imagining an Adivasi Cinema: Exploratory Notes
Month/Year Nov/2009
ISBN 8125036644
Pages 378 - 393
Publishing Company/Institution Orient Blackswan
Level International publisher
7 Reference book Sectarian Violence in Contemporary Indian Cinema: Aesthetics of Dev and Mr and Mrs Iyer 1-84682-018-9 Aug 2006

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Type of Book Reference book
Type of Work Chapter
Sole Authored/Co Authored Sole Authored
Author Name (s) RASHMI SAWHNEY
Title of Book Studies in Irish Cinema: National Cinema and World Cinemas
Title of Book/Chapter/Article/Case Study) Sectarian Violence in Contemporary Indian Cinema: Aesthetics of Dev and Mr and Mrs Iyer
Month/Year Aug/2006
ISBN 1-84682-018-9
Pages 93 - 104
Publishing Company/Institution Four Courts Press
Level International publisher
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Sl.No. Type of Program Role Name of Program Title of Paper Date Organising Institution Level
1 Symposium Moderator/Chair Disappearance and Transition 27/03/2021 University of Brighton, UK International
2 Symposium Convenor International exhibition of Indian film and video art 20/03/2021 Videoclub, UK International
3 Conference Presenter Visual Cultures in Context: Affect, Subversion and Resistance Visual Pleasure and the Uncanny: Anarkali & Shaheen Bagh 19/02/2020 Christ University International
4 Conference Moderator/Chair Vasudaiva Kutumbakam: Arts and Sustainibility in the 21st C 24/01/2020 Kolkata Centre for Creativity International
5 Conference Moderator/Chair Synthesize: an International Conference on 'The New Work Order' 11/12/2019 Christ University International
6 Conference Moderator/Chair Synthesize: an International Interdisciplinary Congerence 11/12/2019 Christ University International
7 Conference Presenter Writing Light: An International Photography Conference Photography and Cinema 16/03/2019 Christ University International
8 Symposium Presenter National Symposium on English and Cultural Studies A Cartography of Cultural Studies 14/02/2019 Christ University National
9 Seminar Presenter National Workshop on Moving Images Translating Moving Images 13/02/2019 Manipal Centre for Humanities National
10 Conference Presenter Synthesis: An International Interdisciplinary Conference Renewed Objects of Cinema: Between Art and Science 18/12/2018 Christ University International
11 Symposium Keynote Speaker Forgetting the Archive: Exploring Past Images in the Digital Age Spilling Over: Archives and the Present Tenses of History 22/11/2018 Istanbul Sehir University International
12 Conference Presenter PEN International Confernece Dubbing and Translation in Cinema 26/09/2018 PEN International, South India Chapter International
13 Conference Keynote Speaker Women's Film & Television History IV Cinema as Specters of History 23/05/2018 University of Southampton & Women's Film and Television Network, UK International
14 Conference Presenter American Comparative Literature Association Border Transgressions: Industrial Networks and the Labour of Cinema 09/07/2017 Christ University International
15 Conference Presenter American Association of Comparative Literature Border Transgressions: Industrial Networks and the Labour of Cinema 09/07/2017 University of Utrecht, Netherlands International
16 Symposium Presenter Kochi Muzeris Biennale Towards a Pedagogy of Curation 16/03/2017 Kochi Muzeris Biennale Foundation International
17 Seminar Panelist Future Orbits Rethinking Curation:Tentative Questions and Speculative Propositions 05/01/2017 Srishti Institute of Art Design & technology and Univ of Winchester International
18 Conference Presenter The Body in the Cinemas of South Asia Melodrama, Violence and the Female Body in Hindi Cinema 30/06/2011 University of Vilnius, Lithuania International
19 Seminar Presenter European Conference on Modern South Asian Studies Beyond Reverse Ethnography and Self-Representation: Transforming Social Perceptions Through Cinema 26/07/2010 University of Bonn, Germany International
Sl.No. Title of the Program Name of the Program Date Name of the Institution
1 Cine-Moon Orbits Five Million Incidents 25/09/2019 Goethe Institut Kolkata
2 Cine-Moon Orbits: Speculative Adventures in Outer Space 25/09/2019 Goethe Institut/ Max Mueller Bhavan, Kolkata
3 Ghode ko Jalebi Khilane Le Ja Riya Hoon: a conversation with Anamika Haksar Urban Lens Film Festival 19/09/2019 IIHS Urban Lens
4 Bismar Ghar: a conversation with Shreyas dashrathe Urban Lens Film Festival 23/09/2018 IIHS
5 Kalikshetra: a conversation with Anirban Datta Urban Lens Film Festival 21/09/2018 IIHS
6 The Factory: a conversation with Rahul Roy Urban Lens Film Festival 05/09/2016 IIHS, Bangalore
Sl.No. Title Genre Producer Copyrights
1 Drift City Video Art Naveen Mahantesh
Sl.No. Title Guide Name Institution Month Year
Sl.No. Title Name of Student Institution Month Year
1 Formations of Indian Cinema in Dublin: A Participatory researcher-Fan Ethnography Giovanna Rampazzo Dublin Institute of Technology November 2016
2 Digital Culture and the Archeology of Knowledge Nda Syeda Christ University June 2018
3 Disability and Indian Cinema Vinshy Rosemary Saban Christ University December 2018
4 Media Infrastructures and Migrant Labour Christ University June 2019
5 Shri Krishna Parijatha: Performance, Society, Gods Ravi Urbinawar Christ University June 2020
6 The Subjective Camera in South Indian Cinema Suba Rathi Christ University June 2020
7 A social history of Bangalore through its crematoriums Sandeep V Christ University June 2020
Sl.No. Title of Invention Inventor(s) Filing Date
Sl.No. Name of the Research Project Investigator(s) Sponsors Internal/External
Sl.No. Name of the Conference/Seminar Name of Organiser Level Date
Sl.No. Name of the Workshop/FDP/Training programme Name of Oraganiser Level Date
1 Orientation Programme Academic Staff College 15/05/2018
Sl.No. Name of the Awards/Achievements/Others Description Organisation Month/ Year
1 Editorial Board, Studies in South Asian Film and Media Invited to join the Editorial Board of this scopus indexed international journal. Intellect Publishers 04 September 2020

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