Dr. Shantana Saikia

Dr. Shantana Saikia - WEF - North East - Guwahati - Assam - India - 2018

Dr. Shantana Saikia

Associate Professor of English, Bahona College Jorhat

India

Dr. Shantana Saikia is an Associate Professor of English at Bahona College Jorhat. Her areas of interest are ethnography research, women studies and language teaching. She has researched on oral narratives of ethnic communities and studied them from sociological perspective. She has presented and published widely on the narratives of sattras of Assam. Dr. Saikia is also involved with a number of projects on language teaching in the rural schools of Assam. She is trainer with the capacity building program of women’s studies, besides being a member of a number of organisations and NGOs. She is also translator of Assamese fiction into English