Independent University, Bangladesh
 Israt Taslim
Israt Taslim
Lecturer B
Department of English and Modern Languages,
School of Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
Room No: 8005D
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    Research Profile

Journal Paper,
Conference Paper,
Book Chapter,

Israt Taslim

, "Queering the Mahabharata and Odissi Dance in Rituparno Ghosh’s Chitrangada: The Crowning Wish (2012)", UnDisciplined, Queen’s University, Canada , 2021, (Link)

Israt Taslim

, "A comparative exploration of different cultural contexts to teach literature", Second International Conference on Teaching and Learning (ICTL), Independent University, Bangladesh , 2018,

Israt Taslim & Mohiul Islam

, "Execution of the Libido: A Critical Study on Sex and Gender in Ghetuputra Komola", Bangladesh Film Archive Journal, Bangladesh Film Archive , 2016, (Link)

Israt Taslim

, "Urge for the Unresolved Mystery of Magic", International Conference on Magic and Literature, University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh , 2016,

Israt Taslim and Mohammad Zaki Rezwan

, "The Powerplay of Mental Space", English Studies and the Marketplace: 4th International Conference, East West University , 2016,

Israt Taslim

, "The Urge for ‘X-treme’: Super-Human Syndrome Followed by the Morality of Viciousness", East West Journal of Humanities, East West University , 2015, (Link)

Israt Taslim

, "Private/Public Ethics: A Critical Discussion on Nora and Amy", International Conference on Language, Literature and Community, University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh , 2015,

Israt Taslim and Md. Zaki Rezwan

, "The Commodification of the Feminine Disgust in Visual Media", Visualization of Women in Literature, Media and Science, Prasaranga , 2014,
  1. ENG 101 : English Listening and Speaking Skills
  1. ENG 102 : English Reading Skills
  1. ENG 311 : Chaucer to Fielding
  1. ENG 401 : Research Methodology

May 2021 – Present
Department of English,
Independent University, Bangladesh

Jan 2020 – April 2021
Teaching Assistant
School for the Contemporary Arts, Simon Fraser University
Vancouver, Canada

Jan 2018 – Sep 2019
Department of English and Modern Languages,
Independent University, Bangladesh

2015 – 2017
Department of English, BGMEA University of Fashion and Technology,
Dhaka, Bangladesh

2020 Service Award, Simon Fraser University, Canada
2019 Graduate Fellowship, Simon Fraser University, Canada
2019 Special Grad Entrance Scholarship, Simon Fraser University, Canada
2010-2013 Merit Scholarships from Jahangirnagar University for academic performance, Bangladesh
2006 CEO and Managing Director Award for outstanding result in SSC exam, Bangladesh

  • MA in Contemporary Arts, 2021
    Simon Fraser University, Canada
  • MA in Literatures in English and Cultural Studies, 2014
    Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh
  • BA in English, 2012
    Jahangirnagar University, Bangladesh