Dr. Jaya Sarkar
Designation Assistant Professor
Years of Experience 1 year 1 month
Department Freshman
Email Id jayasarkar@mlrit.ac.in
JNTUH Unique Id 7830-230327-132635
Areas of Specialization Posthumanism & Disability Studies
UG Degree B.A
PG Degree MA
Ph.D Completed
Joining Date 23/03/2023
Nature of Association Assistant Professor

Dr. Jaya Sarkar

Papers Published

Sarkar, Jaya.  “Violent Delights and Bodies without Organs: Technologization of the Body in Love, Death & Robots.” Transpositiones: Journal for Transdisciplinary and Intermedial Culture Studies, vol. 1, no. 6, 2022, pp. 153–64.  https://doi.org/10.14220/trns.2022.1.2.153
• Sarkar, Jaya. “Reconsidering Cartesian dualism and selfhood in Love, Death & Robots.” Convergence, 2022, pp. 1-14. (SCOPUS Q1)  https://doi.org/10.1177/13548565221110072
• Karmakar, Goutam and Jaya Sarkar. “Virus and Visible Reality: Biopolitics, Crime, and Disability in Peter May’s Lockdown.” Journal of Narrative and Language Studies, vol. 9, no. 18, 2022, pp. 306-323. (SCOPUS Q2) https://nalans.com/index.php/nalans/article/view/453
• Sarkar, Jaya.  “Bodies and Expressions: Exploring the Aesthetics of Disability Performance Art.” Tête-à-Tête, vol. 1, no. 6, 2022.  https://digitalcommons.lsu.edu/tete_a_tete/vol1/iss1/6
• Sarkar, Jaya. “Reading Hypertext as Cyborg: The Case of Patchwork Girl.” Rupkatha Journal on Interdisciplinary Studies in Humanities, vol. 12, no. 5, 2020. (SCOPUS Q3) https://dx.doi.org/10.21659/rupkatha.v12n5.rioc1s2n2
• Sarkar, Jaya.  “Rethinking Multiple Ontologies and Ecologies: A review.” EASST Review, vol. 42, no. 2, 2022.  https://www.easst.net/article/rethinking-multiple-ontologies-and-ecologies-a-review/
• Sarkar, Jaya. “(Re)claiming the Non-animal: Interrogating Anthropocentrism Through Samit Basu’s Turbulence”  Proceedings of the “Posthumanism and the Ecological Crisis” Conference, 22nd January,2022.   https://www.brainwareuniversity.ac.in/pdfs/proceedings/ncpec-seminar-2022.pdf
• Sarkar, Jaya. “Indian Supercrip Cyborg: Deconstructing Normativity through Feminist Posthumanism.” Proceedings of the “Posthumanism and India” Conference, 13th June, 2021.  https://posthumanism.in/articles/indian-supercrip-cyborg-deconstructing-normativity-through-feminist-posthumanism-by-jaya-sarkar/

Sarkar, Jaya. “‘Dance of Agency’: Conceptualising Architecture as Posthuman Through an Assessment of La Sagrada Família.” Edinburgh Architecture Research, vol. 38, no. 2, 2024, pp. 32–48


Patnaik, Anhiti and Jaya Sarkar. “Crip-Queer Ethics of Care in Amruta Patil’s Kari and Sybil Lamb’s I’ve Got a Time Bomb.” NORA – Nordic Journal of Feminist and Gender Research, 2024.

https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/08038740.2023.2300345 (SCOPUS Q2)

Subjects Taught

ESE, ELCS Lab, Seminar

Books Published

•Sarkar, Jaya. “Interrogating Non-Normativity: Transgender Embodiment in Samantaral and Nagarkirtan.” Gender, Sexuality, and Indian Cinema: Queer Visuals, edited by Srija Sanyal, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2023, pp. 101-109.
• Sarkar, Jaya. “From Devi to Bulbbul: Cinematic Representations of the Embodied Goddess.” Thematizations of the Goddess in South Asian Cinema, edited by Anway Mukhopadhyay and Shouvik Narayan Hore, Cambridge Scholars Publishing, 2022, pp. 166-175.
• Sarkar, Jaya. “Digitalising Narrativity: Reimagining Art and Culture Through Interactive Storytelling.” Digitalization of Culture Through Technology, edited by Deepanjali Mishra and Sasmita Rani Samanta, Routledge, 2022.
• Sarkar, Jaya, and Goutam Karmakar. “Phantasmagoria of the Hegemonic Cultural Structure: Interrogating the Indian Urban Facade in Chetan Bhagat’s Half Girlfriend.” Popular Literature: Texts, Contexts, Contestations, edited by Rupayan Mukherjee and Jaydip Sarkar, ibidem-Verlag, 2022, pp. 223-237.