Activities

The Department has a literary and cultural committee named Banga Bhasa Sahitya Sanskriti Parishad under which many Seminars, Workshops, Talks,  have been organised, like-

A National level Workshop on “Translation from Assamese short story to Bengali Language” organised by Assam Sahitya Sabha and Byatikram MASDO on 20-22 February, 2012.

Youth Convention was arranged in collaboration with Pandu Ramakrishna Mission in connection with the celebration of the 150th Birth Anniversary of Swami Vivekananda on 22nd Aug 2012.

A Documentary Film show on ‘Life and Literature of Rabindra Nath Tagore’ was shown by Biswa Sahitya Sanskriti Parishad in collaboration with Bangabhasa Sahitya Sanskriti Parishad, Department of Bengali on 16th june 2013.

A lecture on ‘Unis Shotoker Bangiya Nabachetana: Samuhik prakash’ was organisd at conference Hall, Cotton College on 13th Dec. 2014.

A Documentary on Bangladesh, ‘Birth of a Flag’ directed by Prokash Ray of Bangladesh was screened in collaboration with Byatikram MASDO at conference hall, Cotton College on 19th Feb 2015.

A Lecture on ‘Rabindra Literature’ by Dr. Pannalal Goswami former Professor of Chemistry Deptt. Cotton College was organised on 19th February 2015.

 A Lecture on ‘Bengali Folklore’ by Dr. Amalendu Bhattacharya, former head of the           Dept of Bengali G C college Silchar, was organised on 19th April,2015.

A lecture on ‘Rabindra Philosophy’ by Professor Baniprasanna Mishra NBU,WB was organised on 9th Aug,2015.

A National level Seminar on “Bengali Literature in the North-East India: History and contemporary Trends” was organised by Sahitya Akademi on 25th Aug 2015.

A National level Seminar on “Birth Centenary of Pratibha Basu” was organised by Sahitya Akademi on 17th March 2016.

A lecture on ‘Lokavaran: Adhunik Kabitar Shoili’ by Prof. Biplab Chakraborty former Professor of Comparative Indian Languages and Literature, University of Calcutta was organised on 26th March 2018.

A lecture on ‘125th  anniversary of Swami Vivekananda’s Chicago Lecture’ by Prof. Amalendu Chakraborty, Head of the Dept of Bengali and Dean of Arts Faculty, Gauhati University was organised on 12th Sept, 2018.

Besides this, The Department has Research Journal, named ‘Arun’ Which is published every two year. One Yearly Magazine related to the students named ‘Sankranti’ is also published by the committee.