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Mohammad Ataullah Nuri

Research, Academic writing, Creative writing

Mohammad Ataullah Nuri teaches English language and literature. He is an Assistant Porfessor at BAIUST, Cumilla. BAIUST stands for Bangladesh Army International University of Science and Technology. He also writes poems and short stories.

Mohammad Ataullah Nuri did an MPhil in Literature from the University of Chittagong. He is currently doing his PhD under the Department of English, Jahangirnagar University. His areas of interest are English literature and environment of the literature.

Ataullah Nuri has been working at BAIUST since 2016. Previously, he was a senior lecturer Cox’s Bazar International University from May 2014 to March 2016. From 2011 to 2014, he taught at UITS as a lecturer in the department of English.

He has published five research papers and attended three international conferences. He, regularly, writes blogs, publishes poems and short stories.

Publications and conference papers


Title — “Edward Said’s ‘Secular Criticism’: A Counter Modern Approach to Textual Suzerainty”

Journal — ASA University Review (ASA University Journal, Dhaka, Bangladesh). Vol. 10 NO. 1 (18th Issue) (2016). Pages: 153-158. ISSN: 1997-6925

Title — ‘Kaiser Haq: Writing the inside out of Dhaka’

Journal — Premier Critical Perspectives (Premier University Journal, Chittagong, Bangladesh). Vol.2 (2018). Pages: 130-142. ISSN: 2075-650X

Title — ‘Three Waves of Ecocriticism: An Overview’ (Forthcoming)

Journal — Horizon (Department of English, University of Chittagong, Chittagong, Bangladesh) Number 5, 2019. ISSN: 2223-0556

Title — ‘Human-environment Relationship in Wole Soyinka’s The Swamp Dwellers

Journal — The Comilla University Journal of Arts (Faculty of Arts, Comilla University, Cumilla, Bangladesh) Number 4, 2019. ISSN 2616-8278

Title — ‘Water: A Preserver and a Destroyer in Selina Hosen’s Jalocchwas’ (Awaiting publication)

Journal — BAIUST Journal of Science and Humanities (Bangladesh Army International University of Science and Technology, Cumilla, Bangladesh) Issue. 1, 2019

Conference papers

Title — ‘Khanar Bachan: A Discourse of Ecological Agrarianism and Sustainable Development’

Conference — International interdisciplinary conference on “Ecocriticism, Environmental Justice and Literature” organized by The Association for the Study of Literature and Environment (ASLE) and EMK Center, Dhaka University.
Title — ‘Wole Soyinka’s The Swamp Dwellers: The Human-environment Relationship in the Niger Delta’

Conference — International Conference on Sustainable Development’ arranged by Port City International University, Chattgram.
Title — ‘’Bioregional Imagination in Dwijen Sharma’s Nishorgo Nirman O Nandonik Bhabna (Building the Environment and Related Thoughts)’

Conference — International Conference on ‘South Asia Studies’ arranged by Premier University, Chattagram.

Creative writing

Published numerous newspaper articles and short stories both in Bengali and English.
‘The Hyacinth Boy’ was selected as the best short story of a creative writing workshop in Dhaka conducted by Christopher Merrill, an American poet and translator.