Center of Excellence in Higher Education
The First Private University in Bangladesh

M. Shakhaowat Hossain

Full Time Faculty
Senior Lecturer 

M.A. in British Literature & Cultural Studies, University of Regensburg, Germany
B.A. in English, East West University, Bangladesh

Phone: +880-2-55668200, Ext. 6126
Email: shakhaowat.hossain@northsouth.edu
Office: NAC 1037

Curriculum Vitae

 

M. Shakhaowat Hossain is a Senior Lecturer at the Department of English and Modern Languages of the university. Prior to joining as a full-time faculty in the department in 2015, Hossain taught for two terms as a part-time faculty. His specialization is British literature. Some of the courses he teaches are Introduction to Literary Theory, Survey of British Literature, 20th Century Drama in English, Introduction to Fiction, and Advanced Composition.

Apart from discussing literature with students and writing both journal and newspaper articles, Hossain takes interests in animals, music, and traveling.

Hossain has an MA in British Literature & Cultural Studies from the University of Regensburg, Germany. He has also earned a BA in English from East West University, Bangladesh.

Publication/s:
  1. Hossain, M. Shakhaowat. "Deconstruction of Identities and Cultures in the Age of Networked Society." English Studies and the Marketplace, edited by Fakrul Alam, Muhammed Shahriar Haque, and Zohur Ahmed, East West University, 2018, pp. 148-165.
  2. Hossain, M. Shakhaowat. "Magic and the Destabilization of Class Structure in A Midsummer Night's Dream." Spectrum, vol. 13, 2017, pp. 41-48.
  3. Hossain, M. Shakhaowat. "Jonathan Safran Foer's Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close (2005): the Muslim "other" in the Post-9/11 World." Martin Luther King, special issue of Bangladesh Journal of American Studies, 2014, pp. 97-122.

Paper Presentations:
  1. 'Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream: Destabilizing the Class Structure Through Magic' on 27 May 2016 at the International Conference at the University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB)
  2. 'Globalization: Breaking the Boundaries of Human Metanarratives' on 04 March 2016 at the International Conference at North South University, Dhaka
  3. 'Deconstruction of Identities and Cultures in the Age of Networked Society' on 20 February 2016 at the International Conference at East West University, Dhaka
  4. 'Ian McEwan’s Saturday (2005): Post-9/11 Stereotypical Representations of Muslims Across the "Center" (the UK)' on 11 February 2014 at East West University, Dhaka
  5. 'Separation of State Religion to Ensure Democracy in Bangladesh' on 03 March 2012 at the seminar Freundschaft & Fortschritt in Frankfurt, Germany
  • Cum Laude at East West University
  • MA in British Literature & Cultural Studies, University of Regensburg, Germany
  • BA in English, East West University, Bangladesh
  • Senior Lecturer, Since MAR 2017, Department of English & Modern Languages, North South University
  • Lecturer, JAN 2015 - FEB 2017, Department of English & Modern Languages, North South University
  • Part-Time Faculty, MAY 2014 - DEC 2014, Department of English & Modern Languages, North South University
  • Lecturer, OCT 2012 - SEPT 2014, Department of English, Central Women's University
  • ENG 418: Twentieth Century Drama in English
  • ENG 335: Introduction to Literary Theory
  • ENG 223: Survey of British Literature
  • ENG 220: Introduction to Fiction
  • ENG 119: Introduction to Drama
  • ENG 105: Advanced Composition
  • ENG 103: Intermediate Compositon
  • ENG 102: Introduction to Composition
  • Faculty Advisor, North South University Debate Club (2016-2018)
  • Faculty Advisor, North South University Communications Club (2015-2016)
  • Coordinator, DEML Discourse Series, North South University (2015-2018)
  • Animals in Literature
  • Postcolonial Literature
  • Literary Theories