Ms. Prasara V. P.

Assistant Professor

Department of English



Academic Qualifications

  • NET
  • M.A. English (University of Kerala)
  • B.Ed.( GCTE Thycaud)

Area of Interest (Research)

  • Cultural Studies
  • Body Theory


  • Assistant Professor at University College, Thiruvananthapuram
  • Assistant Professor at Govt Arts and Science College, Nadapuram
  • Assistant Professor at Sree Ayyappa College for Women

Additional Responsibilities

  • Member, Career Guidance Cell

Journal Publications

  • The Subject in Crisis: A Reading of Political Corruption and Injustice in Mo Yan’s The Garlic Ballads.
  • Reflections on Motherhood: A Comparative Study of Mahasweta Devi’s Breast Giver and K R Meera’s Surpanagha.
  • Cultural Contestation and Ethnolinguistic Dispossession in Eva Hoffman’s Lost in Translation.
  • Modes of Resistance in Dalit Feminism: An Insight into Bama’s Sangati.

Books (edited/chapter)

  • Mapping the Somatic and the Historic: An analysis of Mo Yan’s Red Sorghum ( in Journey Across Cultures: Literary Reflections)
  • A Walk to Devastation: Sebald’s The Rings of Saturn as an Archive of History ( in Following the Gypsy’s foot:The Language of Travel)

Papers presented

  • Dalit Culture and the Politics of Representation in the Select Poems of S Joseph (IoE)
  • Deepa Mehta’s Heaven on Earth as a Diasporic Retelling of Karnad’s Nagamandala ( UGC Sponsored National Seminar)
  • Representation of the Bestial Body in Mo Yan’s Life and Death are Wearing Me out (Dr Dan Thottakkara Memorial Seminar, SH college, Thevara)
  • Mahesh Dattani’s Tara: An Ontological Study (international)
  • The Aura of Stardom: A Reflection of Celebrity Culture in Shashi Tharoor’s Show Business