Bilal Tantray | Department of International Relations and Governance Studies

Profile

Bilal
Ahmad
Tantray
Doctoral Student
Department of International Relations and Governance Studies
School of Humanities and Social Sciences (SHSS)
Shiv Nadar University
India
Profile Summary 

Bilal Ahmad Tantray’s doctoral research seeks to investigate various aspects of political violence in South Asia through the lens of postcolonial theory. He aims to probe the relationship between cultural and direct violence with a focus on the role that popular fiction plays in the otherisation of dissident groups. His broad areas of interest include cinema studies, alternate historiography, subaltern studies, and conflict studies. Bilal has significant experience working on Urdu to English translations.

Educational Qualifications 
2017
B.Tech in Civil Engineering
Islamic University of Science and Technology, Awantipora, Jammu and Kashmir
2020
M.A. Politics: International and Area Studies
Academy of International Studies, Jamia Milia Islamia, New Delhi
Work Experience 
2021
Research Assistant, The Pakistan Project,
MP-IDSA,
New Delhi
Teaching & Research Interests: 

TA-ed in INT 202 "Interrogating Histories and Theories of Economic Development", Monsoon 2021

Awards(Selected): 
2019

UGC-NET in International and Area Studies (DEC 2019)

2020

UGC-JRF in International and Area Studies (June 2020)