Current Students

Full Name:              Shaifali Arora
Discipline:               English Literature
Supervisor:             Dr. Nirmala Menon
Institute Roll No:   1501161006
Email Id:        

Area of Research

Indian Cinema

Academic Details

Graduation: BA (Hons.) English Literature, University of Delhi, Delhi.
Post Graduation: MA English, IIS University, Jaipur.
Master of Philosophy: English, Central University of Haryana, Haryana
PhD (pursuing): English, IIT Indore, Indore

Presented Papers

  • “Gendered Spaces and Analysis in Mohan Rakesh’s Adhe Adhure and Vijay Tendulkar’s Shantata!” at National Seminar on Sensitisation Towards Values Through Literature sponsored by UGC at Sophia College, Ajmer.
  • “The Utopian Dream and its Lateral Inversion in the Mirror called World” at National Seminar on Theory and its Pedagogical Implications at IIS University, Jaipur.
  • “Folklore and Hindi Cinema: Reading Paheli as a Germane Cultural Adaptation” at XI Annual Conference of RASE seminar at Jodhpur.


    Arora, Shaifali. “Intertextual and Extratextual Evolution: Reading The Color Purple.’ Labyrinth: An International Refereed Journal of Postmodern Studies 5.3 (2014): 118-124. Print.