BIODATA

Date of Birth: 13 February 1956

Place of Birth: Kalady (Adi Sankara’s Native Place), Kerala, India

Postal Address: Kannappilly, Thodupuzha East P.O., Kerala – 685585, India

Land Phone: 04862 225758

Cell Phone: 91+9947949159

Email: prof.kvdominic@gmail.com

Web Site: www.profkvdominic.com

Blog: www.profkvdominic.blogspot.in

Educational Qualifications:

  • B. A. English from Newman College, Thodupuzha (University of Kerala, India)
  • M. A. English from St. Thomas College, Pala (University of Kerala, India)
  • M. Phil. English from Madurai Kamaraj University, Tamil Nadu, India. (Thesis on the topic “Pathos in the Short Stories of Rabindranath Tagore.”)
  • Ph. D. English from Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala, India. (Thesis on the topic “East-West Conflicts in the novels of R. K. Narayan with Special Reference to The Vendor of Sweets, Waiting for the Mahatma, The Painter of Signs and The Guide.”)

Government Service Details:

Lower Division Clerk in the Department of Agriculture, Kerala: 3 November 1983 to 23 January 1985

Date of Entry into Collegiate Service: 24 January 1985, as Junior Lecturer in Newman College, Thodupuzha, Kerala, India

Date of Retirement from Collegiate Service: 31 March 2011 as Associate Professor of English from Newman College, Thodupuzha, Kerala, India

Family:

Anne Dominic (Spouse) – Teacher Educator in St. George’s Teachers Training Institute, Vazhakulam, Muvattupusha, Kerala, India

Rose Ann Dominic (Daughter) – Assistant Professor of Nursing in Nightingale Institute of Nursing, Noida, Delhi, India

Thomas K. Vishesh (Son-in-law) – Junior Statistical Officer in the Central Ministry of Statistics & Programme Implementation, New Delhi, India

Joe George Dominic (Son) – M. C. A. student at IGNOU Delhi, India

Positions held/hold:

♦  Was Associate Professor of English in Newman College, Thodupuzha, Kerala, India

♦  Is Member of the PG Board of Studies in English, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam, Kerala.

♦  Currently Member of the Advisory and Editorial Boards of several leading journals in India.

♦  Was the Chief Editor of Indian Journal of Postcolonial Literatures (IJPCL), a reputed international refereed biannual (ISSN 0974 – 7370) published by the Centre for English Studies, Newman College, Thodupuzha, Kerala, since 2003.

♦  Currently Publisher of New Fiction Journal, (ISSN 0976-6863) an international refereed annual on contemporary fiction in English.

♦  Currently Editor-in-Chief of Writers Editors Critics, an international refereed biannual journal.

♦  Currently Publisher and Editor of International Journal on Multicultural Literatures (IJML), an international refereed biannual journal

♦  Currently Secretary of Guild of Indian English Writers, Editors and Critics (GIEWEC).

Award Conferred

International Poets Academy, Chennai conferred on him the LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD “in recognition of his distinguished contribution to World Poetry, and for his pioneering pursuits in influencing mankind towards the path of World Peace, Global Harmony and Cosmic Humanism” on 9th July 2009 at the World Poetry Day Celebration at World Peace Centre, Chemmencherry, Chennai.

National Seminar Conducted

 

  1. Conducted UGC sponsored National Seminar on the topic “The Genre of Indian English Short Story: Problems, Challenges and Opportunities” on 24th and 25th of September 2010 at Newman College, Thodupuzha, Kerala. There were thirteen Resource Persons of which eleven were writers cum professors from outside Kerala.
  2. Conducted Two-day National Level English Poetry Festival at St. Teresa’s College Ernakulam, Kerala on 17th and 18th September 2011. Former Justice of the Supreme court, V. R. Krishna Iyer was the chief guest.
  3. Conducted Two-day literary festival on Contemporary Indian Literature in English including poetry reading and workshop on research methodology at K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce, Mumbai on 30 November and 1 December 2012. Arundhati Subramaniam was the Chief Guest.
  4. Conducted two day national literary festival on the topic “Indian Literatures in English: New Directions, Newer Possibilities” on 20th and 21st March 2014 in Pondicherry Central University in collaboration with the Department of English, Pondicherry University. The festival included paper presentations and poetry reading. Jayanta Mahapatra and Ashokamitran were the distinguished writer participants.

 

Paper Presentations/Poetry Reading in International/National Seminars/conferences/workshops

  1. Presented paper on “Poetic Tools” in the Seminar on English Poetry conducted by the PG Dept. of English Newman College, Thodupuzha, Kerala on 16 January 2009.
  2. Presented paper on “Indian English Literature and Indian English Short Story: Issues and Challenges” in the three day national Seminar on “Genre of Indian English Short Story: Problems, Challenges and Opportunities” conducted by PG Dept of English, Newman College, Thodupuzha, Kerala on 24September 2010.
  3. Presented paper on “Towering Personalities of Womanhood: A Reading of Tagore’s Heroines in Short Stories” in the three day national Seminar on “Genre of Indian English Short Story: Problems, Challenges and Opportunities” conducted by PG Dept of English, Newman College, Thodupuzha, Kerala on 25September 2010.
  4. Presented paper on “Poems by English Poets in India Only in All the Text Books from Primary to University Level” in the International Poetry Festival at Bangalore conducted by Poets International on 4 December 2010. Also read the poem “Beauty.”
  5. Presented paper on “Teaching English through Indian English Literature” in the international seminar on “Humanistic Language and Literature Teaching” conducted by the Department of English, Anna University, Chennai on 18 and 19 February 2011.
  6. Presented paper on “Teaching English Language through Indian English Literature” at the UGC sponsored national level workshop on “Globalisation, National Integration and English Language Teaching in India” organized by the Department of English, J. D. Women’s College, Patna in collaboration with GIEWEC on 18th and 19th August 2011.
  7. Read the poems “Multiculturalism” and “Sexism” in the International Poetry Festival at Guntur on 11.11.11
  8. Read the poem “God is Helpless” in the creative writing session of International Conference on Role and Responsibilities of Humanities and Social Sciences in Technical Education held on 16th March 2012 at SRM University, Modinagar, Ghaziabad, UP.
  9. Workshop on Research Methodology and MLA style of documentation on 16th March 2012 at SRM University, Modinagar, Ghaziabad, UP.
  10. Workshop on Research Methodology and MLA style of documentation at CMS College, Kottayam, Kerala, on 21 July 2012.
  11. Workshop on Research Methodology and MLA style of documentation at St. Teresa’s College, Ernakulam, Kerala on 20 October 2012.
  12. Workshop on Research Methodology and MLA style of documentation at K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce, Mumbai on 1 December 2012.
  13. Read the poems “Who am I?” and “Musing on My Shoes” at the poetry reading session at K J Somaiya College of Arts and Commerce, Mumbai on 30 November 2012.
  14. Read the poems “Mullaperiyar Dam” and “God is Helpless” at SAARC Literary festival at Agra on 10 March 2013.
  15. Presented the paper entitled “Kerala: God’s Own Country, Turning to Devil’s Own Hell” at SAARC Literary festival at Agra on 11 March 2013.
  16. Workshop on Research Methodology and MLA style of documentation at Baselius College, Kottayam,  Kerala on 12 November 2013
  17. Read the poems “An Airport Made of Tears” and “International Women’s Day” at poetry reading sessions of GIEWEC’s collaborative literary festival at Pondicherry University on 20th and 21st March 2014.
  18. Presented the paper “Indian Feminism in Sarojini Sahoo’s Sensible Sensuality” at plenary sessions of GIEWEC’s collaborative literary festival at Pondicherry University on 20th and 21st March 2014.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

K. V. Dominic’s Publications

Indian Journal of Postcolonial Literatures (IJPCL)

Chief Editor – K. V. Dominic

 

 

Published Books

1.   Dominic, K. V., ed. Postcolonial Readings in Indo-Anglian Literature. New Delhi: Authorspress, 2009. (Edited Book)

2.   Dominic, K. V., ed. Selected Short Stories in Contemporary Indo-Anglian Literature. New Delhi: Sarup Book Publishers, 2009. (Edited Book)

3.   Dominic, K. V. Pathos in the Short Stories of Rabindranath Tagore. New Delhi: Sarup Book Publishers, 2009. (Research Book)

4.   Dominic, K. V. Reason and Fantasy. Thodupuzha: K. V. Dominic, 2009. (Poems and Short Stories)

5.   Dominic, K. V. Winged Reason. New Delhi: Authorspress, 2010. (Poems)

6.   Dominic, K. V., ed. Stephen Gill’s Poetry: Panorama World Peace. New Delhi: Gnosis, 2010. (Edited Book)

7.   Dominic, K. V., ed. Discourses on Contemporary Indian English Poets. New Delhi: Gnosis, 2010. (Edited Book)

8.   Dominic, K. V., ed. Studies in Contemporary Canadian Literature. New Delhi: Sarup Book Publishers, 2010. (Edited Book)

9.   Dominic, K. V., ed. Critical Studies on Contemporary Indian English Women Writers. Sarup Book Publishers, 2010. (Edited Book)

10. Dominic, K. V. Write Son, Write. New Delhi: Gnosis, 2011. (Poems)

11. Dominic, K. V., ed. Critical Perspectives on the Poetry of R. K. Singh, D. C. Chambial and I. K. Sharma. New Delhi: Access, 2011. (Edited Book)

12. Dominic, K. V., ed. Disccourses on Five Indian Poets in English: Keki N. Daruwalla, Shiv. K. Kumar, Pronab Kumar Majumder, Syed Ameeruddin and Aju Mukhopadhyay. New Delhi: Authorspress, 2011. (Edited Book)

13. Dominic, K. V., ed. Concepts and Contexts of Diasporic Literature of India. New Delhi: Gnosis, 2011. (Edited Book)

14. Dominic, K. V., ed. Changing Face of Women in Literature: The Flaming Spirit. New Delhi: Gnosis, 2012. (Edited Book)

15. Dominic, K. V., ed. Studies on Six Indian Poets in English: Jayanta Mahapatra, Hazara Singh, P C K Prem, Gopikrishnan Kottoor, Manas Bakshi, Chandramoni Narayanaswamy. New Delhi: Gnosis, 2012. (Edited Book)

16. Dominic, K. V. Multicultural Consciousness in the Novels of R. K. Narayan. New Delhi. Authorspress, 2012. (Research Book)

17. Dominic, K. V., ed. African and Afro-American Literature: Insights and Interpretations. New Delhi. Authorspress, 2012. (Edited Book)

18. Dominic, K. V., ed. Critical Evaluation of Contemporary Indian Poetry in English.  New Delhi. Access, 2012. (Edited Book)

19. Dominic K. V. Multicultural Symphony ( A Collection of Poems). New Delhi: Gnosis, 2014. (Poems)

20. Dominic, K. V., ed. Jayanti M. Dalal: Select Stories. New Delhi: Authorspress, 2013. (Edited Stories)

 

Upcoming Books

 

  1. Dominic K. V., ed.  Multicultural Literature of India: A Critical Evaluation of Contemporary Regional Literatures.  (Edited Book)
  2. Dominic K. V., ed. World English Fiction: Bridging Oneness.  (Edited Book)
  3. Dominic K. V., ed. Sarojini Sahoo’s Feminine Reflections.  (Edited Book)
  4. Dominic K. V., ed. Indian Literatures in English: New Directions, Newer Possibilities. (Edited Book)

 

      

 

Papers Published

 

 

  1. “Sanchita Karma” in Bridge-in-Making 67th number July 2014. (Short Story)
  1. 2.         “School entrance Festival” in International Journal on Multicultural Literature (IJML) 4.2 July 2014. (Short Story)
  2. 3.         “International Women’s Day,” “Crow,the Black Beauty,” “Martyrs at the Borders” and” Child Trafficking” in Beyond the Rainbow (from Australia) Number 74 (July/August 2014). Poems.
  3. 4.         “I Wish I could Fly Back” in The Challenge 23.1 (Jan-June 2014). Poem
  4. 5.         “Homage to Swami Vevekananda” in Writers Editors Critics 4.1 (March 2014). (Poem)
  5. 6.         “Nature Weeps” and “Siachen Tragedy” in MIT International Journal of English Language & Literature 1.1 January 2014. (Poems)
  6. 7.         “What I Search for?” in International Journal on Multicultural Literature (IJML) 4.1 January 2014. (Poem)
  7. 8.         “Saviour of Stray Dogs,” “Mother’s Love” and “Mukesh’s Destiny” in Bridge-in-Making 66th number January 2014. (Poems)
  8. 9.         “Chandora and Shashikala: Daring Heroines of Tagore’s Short Fictions “Punishment” and “Elder Sister” in SAARC CULTURE Volume 4 (2013). Published by SAARC Cultural Centre, Colombo. (Research Article)
  9. 10.       “Martyrs at the Borders” and “Siachen Tragedy” in The Enchanted World: An Anthology of Poems. Ed. P. Gopichand and P. Nagasuseela. Guntur: P. Gopichand and P. Nagasuseela, 2013. (Poems)
  10. 11.       “What I Search for?” in Episteme: An online interdisciplinary, multidisciplinary & multi-cultural journal of Bharat College of Commerce, Badlapur, December 2013. (Poem)
  11. 12.       “A Tribute to Sankuntala Devi,” “Celebration of Girl-Child’s Birth,” “Religious Fanaticism,” “Who am I?” and “Where shall I Flee from This Fretful Land?” in Building Bridges: Poems From  Australia and India. Ed. Robe Harle. Allahabad: Cuberwit.net, 2013. (Poems)
  12. 13.       “Hungry Mouths” in The Literati 3.1 (Summer 2013). (Poem)
  13. 14.       “Beauty,” “Crow, the Black Beauty” and “Musings on My Shoes” in The Dance of the Peacock: An Anthology of English Poetry from India. Ed. Dr. Vivekanand Jha. Ontario, Canada: Hidden Brook Press, 2013. (Poems)
  14. 15.       “Thodupuzha Municipal Park” in Writers Editors Critics 3.2 (September 2013). (Poem)
  15. 16.       “India, Number One” in Contemporary Vibes 8.32 (July-September 2013). (Poem)
  16. 17.       “Ammu’s Birthday” in Voyage: A Collection of Short Stories. Eds. P. Gopichand & P. Nagasuseela. Guntur: P. Gopichand & P. Nagasuseela, 2013. (Short Story)
  17. 18.       “Women’s Crickets World Cup 2013,” “Why is Fate So Cruel to the Poor?,” “Tears of a World Champion” and “Thodupuzha Municipal Park” in Bridge-in-Making 65th Number Poetry Special (July 2013) (Poems)
  18. 19.       “Fire Your Horoscope” in International Journal on Multicultural Literature (IJML) 3.2 (July 2013). (Short Story)
  19. 20.       “Adam and Eve, Our First Parents” in Katha Kshetre 14.3 (Jul-Aug-Sep 2013). (Poem)
  20. 21.       “Martyrs at the Borders” in Writers Editors Critics 3.1 (March 2013). (Poem)
  21. 22.       “Charles Darwin, Patron Saint of Animals” and “Elephant Mania” in Bridge-in-Making 64th Number January 2013. (Poems)
  22. 23.       “Fruit of Labour” in International Journal on Multicultural Literature (IJML) 3.1 (January 2013). (Poem)
  23. 25.       “Multicultural Kerala” in Writers Editors Critics 2.2 (September 2012). (Poem)
  24. 26.       “Musings on My Shoes” and “Siachen Tragedy” in Syndic 7 (August 2012) – Ejournal from USA. (Poems – audio and print)
  25. 27.       “Beena’s Shattered Dreams” and “Child Labour” in Poetcrit XXV.2 (July 2012). (Poems)
  26. 28.       “Hungry Mouths” and “Beena’s Shattered Dreams” in Bridge-in-Making 63rd Number July 2012. (Poems)
  27. 29.       “Multiculturalism” and “India, Number One” in International Journal on Multicultural Literature (IJML) 2.2 (July 2012). (Poems)
  28. 30.       “Crow the Black Beauty” and “God is Helpless” in Syndic Literary Journal (E-journal from USA) Number 6 (April 2012) (Poems – audio and print)
  29. 31.       “Horoscope” in Contemporary Vibes 7.27 (April-June 2012). (Poem)
  30. 32.       “The Beauty of Rabindranath Tagore’s Short Stories” in India Forward 4.39 (Jan 2012). (Critical Article)
  31. 33.       “God is Helpless” and “Crow, the Black Beauty” in The Melodies of Immortality. Ed. Vijay Kumar Roy. New Delhi: Alfa Publications, 2012. (Poems)
  32. 34.       “Daisy–A Fighter against Patriarchy: A Study of R. K. Narayan’s The Painter of Signs” in Writers Editors Critics 2.1 (March 2012) ( Research Article)
  1. “Horoscope,” “I Wish I could Fly Back” in The Poetic Bliss. Ed. P. Gopichand and P. Nagasuseela. Guntur: P. Gopichand and P. Nagasuseela, 2012. (Poems)
  1. “Joseph’s Maiden Vote to the Parliament” in Bridge-in-Making 61st and 62nd number January 2012. (Short Story)
  2. “Pearl’s Harbour” in Bridge-in-Making 61st and 62nd number January 2012. (Poem)
  3. “Multiculturalism” and “Sexism” in The Fancy Realm. Ed. P. Gopichand and P. Nagasuseela. Guntur: P. Gopichand and P. Nagasuseela, 2011. (Poems)
  4. “Joseph’s Maiden Vote to the Parliament” in New Fiction Journal (NFJ) Vol. 2 (August 2011) (Short Story)
  5. “Conflict between Innocence and Evil: Child Protagonists in Tagore’s Short Stories” in New Fiction Journal (NFJ) Vol. 2 (August 2011) (Research Article)
  6. “Crow the Black Beauty” and “Bulbul’s Nest” in GIEWEC’s English Poetry Festival 2011 Souvenir (Poems)
  7. “Sail of Life,” “Child Labour” and “Bulbul’s Nest” in The Literary Musing, 2.3 (July 2011) (Poems)
  8. “God is Helpless” in Bridge-in-Making, Diamond Jubilee Edition, 60th Number July 2011. (Poem)
  9. “Victory to thee, Mother India” in Contemporary Vibes 6.24 July-September 2011. (Poem)
  10. “Haiku and R. K. Singh: A Critical Analysis of Peddling Dream.” R. K. Singh’s Mind and Art: A Symphony of Expressions. Ed. Rajni Singh. New Delhi: Adhyayan Publishers &Distributors, 2011. (Critical Article)
  11. “The Poetry of D. C. Chambial: A Brook from the Himalayas.” Critical Perspectives in the Poetry of R. K. Singh, D. C. Chambial and I. K. Sharma. Ed. K. V. Dominic. New Delhi: Access, 2011. (Critical Article)
  12. “A Feminist Reading of Kamala Das’ Poetry” in Contemporary Indian Writing in English: A Critical Survey. Ed. Satendra Kumar. Jaipur: Yking Books, 2011. (Critical Article)
  13. “Beauty” in Poets International 28.3 (March 2011). Poem
  14. “Wagamon,” “Crow, the Black Beauty” and “Lines Composed from Thodupuzha River’s Bridge” in Writers Editors Critics 1.1 (March 2011). Poems
  15. “A Cow on the Lane,” “Musings from an Infant’s Face,” “Wagamon,” “Flowers’ Greetings” and “God is Helpless” in Poetry Contemporary: An Anthology of Twenty Contemporary Indian English Poets. Ed. Pronab Kumar Majumuder. Kolkata: Bridge-in Making Publication, 2011. (Poems)
  16. “Nature Weeps,” “To My Deceased Cats” and “Flowers’ Greetings” in Muse India (E-journal)

Issue 36 (Mar – Apr 2011). Poems

  1. “A Cow on the Lane” in  Poets International 28.2 (February 2011). (Poem)
  2. “IAF Vayu Shakti 2010” and “Aung San Suu Kyi-Asia’s Lady Mandela”in Poets for World Peace Vol. 2. . Eds. Ram Sharma & Mosan Sinha.  Ontario: Vesta Publications, 2011. (Poems)
  3. “Train Blast” and “For the Prophet” in Poetcrit 24.1 (January 2011). Poems
  4. “An Elegy on My Ma” in Labyrinth: The Biannual Literary Journal of Postmodernism 2.1 (January 2011). (Poem)
  5. “Resolution” in Bridge-in-Making Number 58 &  59 (January 2011). (Poem)
  6. “Crow, the Black Beauty” in Poets International 28.1 (January 2011). (Poem)
  7. “An Elegy on my Ma” and “Victory to thee, Mother India” in IJPCL 10.2 (December 2010). (Poems)
  8. “The Conflict between Spirituality and Materialism in The Guide” in IJPCL 10.2 (December 2010). (Research Article)
  9. “The Magic Charm of Rabindranath Tagore’s Short Stories: An Evaluation” in Glorious Trends: Indian Writings, Films and Translation. Ed. Jaydeep Sarangi. Jaipur: Book Enclave, 2010. (Research Article)
  10. “Interview with Stephen Gill,” in Studies in Contemporary Canadian Literature. Ed. K. V. Dominic. New Delhi: Sarup Book Publishers, 2010. (Interview) 
  11. “Stephen Gill—the Bard of World Peace: A New Historicist Analysis of his Poetic Musings,” in Stephen Gill’s Poetry: A Panorama of World Peace. Ed. K. V. Dominic. New Delhi: Gnosis, 2010. (Critical Article)
  12. “Poems by Indian English Poets Only in All the Text Books from Primary to University Level” in Poets International 27.12 (December 2010). (Article)
  13. “Beauty” in Poets International 27.12 (December 2010). (Poem)
  14. “Mathews, the Real Christian” in The Editors’ Choice: Contemporary Short Stories in Indian English. Eds. Sunil Sharma and Jaydeep Sarangi. New Delhi: GNOSIS, 2010. (Short Story)
  15. “Train Blast” in Poets for World Peace Vol. I. Ed. Eftichia Kapardeli. Ontario: Vesta Publications, 2010. (Poem)
  16. “Aung San Suu Kyi—Asia’s Lady Mandela” and “Sister Mercy” in The Literary Musings 1.1 (July 2010). (Poems)
  17. “Who is Responsible?” in New Fiction Journal 1 (August 2010). (Short Story)
  18. “Musings from an Infant’s Face” in Labyrinth: The Biannual Literary Journal of Postmodernism 1.2 (September 2010). (Poem)
  19.  “The Magical Charm of Rabindranath Tagore’s Short Stories: An Evaluation.” In

Muse India (E-journal) Issue 33, September-October 2010.  (Research Article)

  1. “A Feminist Reading of Kamala Das’s Poetry” in Karisma of Kamala Das. Ed. Chandra Mouli. New Delhi: GNOSIS, 2010. (Critical Article)
  2. “Nissim Ezekiel: The Father of Modernity in Indian English Poetry” in Discourses in Contemporary Indian English Poets. Ed. K. V. Dominic. New Delhi: GNOSIS, 2010. (Critical Article)
  3. “The Conflict between Spirituality and Materialism in R. K. Narayan’s The Vendor of Sweets” in Poetcrit Vol. XXIII July 2010 No. 2. (Research Article)
  4. “Who is Responsible?” in IJPCL 10.1 (June 2010). (Short Story)
  5. “Acceptance, Rejection, Compromise: Three One Act Play (A Trilogy by Pronab Kumar Majumder” in Labyrinth: The Biannual Literary Journal of Postmodernism 1.1 (March 2010). (Review)
  6. “Who is Responsible?” in Muse India (E-journal) Issue 30 (March-April 2010). (Short Story)
  7. “Stephen Gill’s The Flame: An Epic on Anti-terrorism” in The Flame Unmasked: Stephen Gill’s Epic Critically Examined. Ed. Sudhir K. Arora. Bareilly: Prakash Book Depot, 2010. (Critical Article)
  8. “A Cow on the Lane” in Kerala Private College Teacher.  Jan. 2010. (Poem)
  9. “Magic Realism and New Historicism in Salman Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children” in Seva Bharati Journal of English Studies 6 (January 2010). (Critical Article)
  10. “Teresa’s Tears” in Seva Bharati Journal of English Studies 6 (January 2010). (Poem)
  11. “Wolfgang, the Messiah of Nature” in Bridge-in-Making Number 55 &  56 (January 2010). (Poem)
  12. “A Good Samaritan” in the IJPCL Vol. 9 No. 2 (December 2009). (Short Story)
  13. “Celibacy,” “Beauty,” “Gayatri’s Solitude,” “A Nightmare” and A Blissful Voyage” in Kohinoor Vol. 6 No. 2 (2009). (Poems)
  14. “A Blissful Voyage,” “A Nightmare,” “I am Just a Mango Tree,” and “Work is Worship” in MuseIndia (E-journal) Issue 28 (November-December 2009). (Poems)
  15. “Nature’s Bounties” in Kerala Private College Teacher.  Nov. 2009. (Poem)
  16. “The Conflict between Tradition and Modernity in R. K. Narayan’s The Guide” in Parnassus: An Innovative Journal of Literary Criticism. Jun 2009. (Critical Study)
  17. “A Nightmare” in Kerala Private College Teacher.  Jul. 2009. (Poem)
  18. “Blissful Voyage” and “Gods will be Pleased” in Posy of Poesy, edited by P. Gopichand and Nagasuseela. Guntur: P. Gopichand and Nagasuseela, 2009. (Poems)
  19. “An Email from Senthilkumar” in Bridge-in-Making  Number 53&54 (July 2009). (Short Story)
  20. “A Nightmare,” “Laxmi’s Plea” and “Nature’s Bounties” in the IJPCL Vol. 9 No. 1 (June 2009). (Poems)
  21.  “R. K. Narayan’s The Guide: A Postcolonial Reading” in Postcolonial Readings in Indo-Anglian Literature. Ed. K. V. Dominic. New Delhi: Authors Press, 2009. (Research Study)
  22. “The Twins” (Short Story) in Selected Short Stories in Contemporary Indo-Anglian Literature, Edited by K. V. Dominicpublished by Sarup Book Publishers, New Delhi, 2009.
  23. “The Conflict between Tradition and Modernity in R. K. Narayan’s The Vendor of Sweets” in The Journal of Contemporary Literature, Vol. 1 No. 1 Jan. 2009 (Research Article)
  24. “A Blissful Voyage” in Kerala Private College Teacher.  Feb. 2009. (Poem)
  25. “I am Just a Mango Tree” Kerala Private College Teacher.  Jan. 2009. (Poem)
  26. “Sleepless Nights,” “Harvest Feast,” and “Lal Salaam to Labourers” in the IJPCL Jan-Jun 2008. (Poems)
  27. “Work is Worship” in Poetcrit Vol. XXI July 2008 No. 2.
  28. “I am Just a Mango Tree” in the IJPCL Jul-Dec 2008. (Poem)
  29. “Doris Lessing and The Golden Note Book” in the IJPCL Jul-Dec 2007 (Critical Study)
  30. “Celibacy” in Kerala Private College Teacher.  Sept. 2007. (Poem)
  31. “Beauty” in the IJPCL Jan-Jun 2007. (Poem)
  32. “Gods will be Pleased” in Kerala Private College Teacher.  Feb. 2007. (Poem)
  33. “Haves and Have-nots” in Kerala Private College Teacher.  Nov. 2006. (Poem)
  34. “Towering Personalities of Womanhood: A Reading of Tagore’s Heroines in Short Stories” in the IJPCL Jan-Dec 2006. (Research Article)
  35. “What shall I Pray?” and “Tsunami Camps” in the IJPCL Jan-Dec 2004. (Poems)
  36. “Long Live E. K. Nayanar” in Kerala Private College Teacher.  Jul. 2004. (Poem)
  37. “In Memoriam George Joson” in Kerala Private College Teacher.  Jun. 2004. (Poem)
  38. “Fanon’s The Wretched of the Earth: A Saga of the Colonized” in the IJPCL Jan-Dec 2002. (Book review and critical analysis)
  39. “Rasa in Tagore’s “The Postmaster”’ in the IJPCL July 2001. (Theoretical application)
  40. “Realism in Tagore’s Stories” in the IJPCL July 2000. (Critical Study)

 

 Reviews and Critical articles on K. V. Dominic’s Poetry Book Winged Reason which appeared in various international refereed journals and edited books

 1. “A BIG BUNNY IN THE FIELD” Review of K. V.  Dominic’s Winged Reason by I. K. Sharma (Appeared in Poetcrit 24.2 (July 2011)

2.“The Matrix of Cultural Co-existence: K. V. Dominic’s Winged Reason as an attempt to enlighten the need of cultural cohesion and interaction between the flora, fauna and human worlds” by Kavitha Gopalakrishnan (appeared in International Journal on Multicultural Literature 1.1 (July 2011)

3. Laxmi Prasad’s review of Winged Reason (Review appeared in Bridge-in-Making, Diamond Jubilee Edition, July 2011. 126-130.)

4. Patricia Prime’s review of Winged Reason (Appeared in Writers Editors Critics 1.1 (March 2011)

5. “K. V. Dominic’s Winged Reason: Poems of Man’s Earthly Life and Painful Realities” by P C K Prem (Appeared in Labyrinth 2.2 (April 2011)

6. “K. V. Dominic as a Poet of Reason: Postmodern Review of Winged Reason” by Sunil Sharma in Indian Journal of Postcolonial Literatures 10.2 (December 2010)

7. Sarojini Sahoo’s Review of Winged Reason — appeared in Kohinoor Vol. 9 (2011).

8. “An Angel in Flight: A Critique of K. V. Dominic’s Winged Reason” by Sudhir K Arora (Appeared in International Journal on Multicultural Literature 1.1 (July 2011)

9. Iris Meria Isaac’s review of Winged Reason – appeared in Science and Society: Interdisciplinary journal of Nirmala College, Muvattupuzha, Kerala (November 2010)

10.“Reason, Realism, Sensibility and Sensitivity on the Wings of the Cuckoo: An Analysis of K. V. Dominic’s Winged Reason” by Kavitha Gopalakrishnan (Appeared in Critical Evaluation of Contemporary Indian Poetry in English,   edited by K. V. Dominic and published by Access, New Delhi, 2012)

11. “Humanism in K. V. Dominic’s Winged Reason” by S. Kuraran (Appeared in XXVI.1 (Jan 2013)

issue of Poetcrit)

12. “K. V. Dominic’s Winged Reason: A Portrait of Social Realism” by D. C. Chambial (accepted for the book A Critical Study on  Indian Poetry in English Edited by Prof. P. Gopichand and P. Nagasuseela, JKC College, Guntur, Andhra Pradesh)

13. K. V. Dominic’s Winged Reason (Book review) by Prof. Dr. Ram Sharma in Bologi.com. Posted on 16 September 2012

14. K. V. Dominic’s Winged Reason (Book Review) by Dr. Shaleen Kumar Singh in www. shaleenreviews.blog.com. Posted on 26 December 2010.

 

 

Reviews and Critical articles on K. V. Dominic’s Poetry Book Write Son, Write which appeared in various international refereed journals and edited books

1. “Poetic   Pigments    of   K. V. Dominic: A Critical Study of Write Son, Write” by Arbind Kumar Choudhary (Appeared in International Journal on Multicultural Literature 3.2 July 2013)

2. “Poetic   Flavour of K. V. Dominic” by Arbind Kumar Choudhary (Appeared in International Journal on Multicultural Literature 3.1 (January 2013)

3. “Eco-consciousness in K. V. Dominic’s Write Son, Write” by S. Kumaran (appeared in Critical Evaluation of Contemporary Indian Poetry in English,   edited by K. V. Dominic and published by Access, New Delhi, 2012)

4. “K. V. Dominic—A Humanitarian in Conception and Socio-Consciousness: An Analytical Study of Write Son, Write” by D C Chambial (Appeared in 2.2 July 2012 issue of International Journal on Multicultural Literature)

5. Chandramoni Narayanaswamy’s review of Write Son, Write (Appeared in Indian Book Chronicle XXXVII.10-11 (October-November 2012)

6. “Nature, Nocuous neglect, Corrigenda and Concern: K. V. Dominic’s poems animadverting the apathy and animosity of mankind” by  Kavitha Gopalakrishnan (appeared in Critical Evaluation of Contemporary Indian Poetry in English,   edited by K. V. Dominic and published by Access, New Delhi, 2012)

7. Patricia Prime’s review of Write Son, Write (Appeared in 2.1 January 2012 Issue of International Journal on Multicultural Literature)

8. S. V. Rama Rao’s review of Write Son, Write (Appeared in The Literati 2.1 (Summer 2012)

9. Sudhir K Arora’s review of Write Son, Write (Appeared in Cyber Literature 29 & 30.1&2 (June-December 2012):144-146.)

10. “A Comparative Study of Two Contemporary English Poets: O. P. Arora and K. V. Dominic” (Appeared in Bridge-in-Making 63rd Number July 2012). (Also Appeared in Poetcrit XXVI.2  July 2013)

11. K. V. Dominic’s Write Son, Write (Book Review) by Dr. Shaleen Kumar Singh in www.shaleenreviews.blog.com. Posted on 28 December 2011.

 

INTERVIEW WITH K. V. DOMINIC

 

K. V. Dominic has been interviewed by the renowned Italian Professor and Writer, Prof. Elisabetta Marino, and it appeared in the reputed Italian journal MOSAICO VIII.109 (February 2012) which has wide circulation in Italy and Brazil. Its English translation appeared in the international refereed quarterly journal, Labyrinth 4.2 (April 2012) from Gwalior, India.

 

K. V. Dominic as Secretary of Guild of Indian English Writers Editors and Critics (GIEWEC)

A literary forum of Indian writers in English, entitled Guild of Indian English Writers, Editors and Critics (GIEWEC) was established on 24 September 2010 at Thodupuzha, Kerala, India. It was registered on 13 October 2010 and its Head Office is functioning at the residence of the Secretary at Thodupuzha. GIEWEC is a non-profit-making institution aimed at promoting Indian literature in English through the members’ creative and critical writings and by editing and publishing books and journals. The chief objectives of the Guild are: to promote Indian Literature in English, to exchange creative writings between nations, to conduct annual conferences and literary festivals, and to help Ph.D. scholars. The Guild is publishing an international biannual refereed journal entitled Writers Editors Critics (ISSN 2231-198X). The issues come out in March and September. GIEWEC is fast growing with 220 members as on 5 June 2014, of which 83 are life members. Professors and Lecturers of universities/colleges, professional English writers and PhD research scholars are its members. K. V. Dominic as Secretary and Editor-in-Chief is running the office and the journal almost singlehandly.